Engineering Management Degree Requirements
Thesis or Non-Thesis Option
For students obtaining the degree of Master of Science in Engineering Management, both thesis and non-thesis options are available. For either option, students are required to pass a comprehensive examination before a committee of graduate faculty members.
Completion of 30 credit hours including 21 credit hours of core courses. The remaining 9 credit hours are selected from approved electives.
Completion of 30 credit hours including 21 credit hours of required core courses plus 6 credit hours of ENMG 7000 Thesis Research. The remaining 3 credit hours are selected from approved electives.
Systems Innovation Engineering Concentration
Additionally, students may select a concentration in Systems Innovation Engineering. Students pursuing the Systems Innovation Engineering concentration are required to take MANG 5750 as well as two elective courses chosen from systems-based, domain specific courses in either Engineering, Computer Science, or Business.
The core courses are designed to insure that the student is well grounded in engineering management and business principles.
The list of courses provided is a sample of what courses may be offered. Not all courses will be offered every semester. Please check WebStar for the up-to-date list of courses.
|Core Courses||Description||Credit Hrs.|
|Engineering Management I
|ENMG 6102||Engineering Management II||
|ENMG 6103||Technology Entrepreneurship||
|ENMG 6111||Quantitative Analysis of Engineering Management I||
|ENMG 6112||Quantitative Analysis of Engineering Management II||
|ENMG 6120||Project Management||
|ENMG 6095||Capstone Project||
|Three Elective Courses||Approved Elective Courses||
Electives for General Engineering Management Degree
Any 5000 or 6000-level College of Engineering course is acceptable as an elective. A partial list of engineering courses that have management elements is given below.
|ENCE 6325||Solid Waste Management|
|ENCE 6327||Hazardous Waste Management|
|ENMG 5471||Quality Management|
|ENMG 6097, 6098||Special Topics in Engineering Management|
(for Thesis Option)
|Engineering Project Management|
|ENMG 6130||Management of Technology Change|
|ENMG 6150||Systems Analysis, Development, and Management|
|NAME 5131||Reliability, Availability and Maintenance of Engineering Systems|
Typical Non-Engineering Elective Courses
Non-engineering electives offered by the College of Business are also acceptable. A partial list of electives are given below.
|MANG 6467||Personnel/Managing Human Resources|
|MANG 6471||Total Quality Management|
|MANG 6476||Operations Management|
|MKT 6503||Strategic Marketing Management|
|QMBE 6780||Operations Research|