Virginia Tech, the leading Virginia research university in the Washington, D.C., metro area, embraces its role as a catalyst for the innovation economy that vitalizes this modern metropolis and its suburbs.

The university links academia, industry, and government in entrepreneurship, innovation, and economic development, based upon discovery and learning.

The DC-area Mechanical Engineering program offers students the quality of a Virginia Tech degree in a setting closer to their busy lives. Our classroom locations are easily accessible by bus stations. Classes are held at Falls Church with some courses available online.