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The Master of Engineering degree is a coursework and project-oriented program.

Curriculum Structure

Our program requires completion of thirty-two (32) credit hours consisting of coursework in major and supporting areas, and a project. This generally corresponds to 9 regular courses and 2, one-credit seminars. The Master of Engineering degree can be completed in two semesters.

For more details, view the Course Descriptions.

Required Courses

ENMGT 5900 – Project Management (Fall or Spring, 4 credits)
ENMGT 5910* – Engineering Management Project (Fall or Spring, 4 credits)
ENMGT 5930 – Data Analytics (Fall, 4 credits)
ENMGT 5940 – Economics and Finance for Engineering Management (Spring, 4 credits)
ENMGT 5980 – Decision Framing and Analytics (Fall, 3 credits)
ENMGT 6090 – Professional and Leadership Development Seminar (Fall, 1 credit, non-graded)
ENMGT 6091 – Seminar: Project Management (Spring, 1 credit, non-graded)
*ENMGT 5910 may only be taken in the second semester of your program (or third semester for students who opt for a three-semester program).

Organizational Behavior

Students are also required to take one of the following 3-credit courses in Organizational Behavior.

ENMGT 5960 – Negotiations and Contracts for Engineering Managers (Fall or Spring, 3 credits)
ENMGT 5990 – Contemporary Challenges for Engineering Managers (Fall, 3 credits)
ENMGT 6020 – Managing a Culture of Innovation (Fall, 3 credits)


In addition to the required courses, each student’s program must include 9-credits worth of electives selected to provide a track area of specialization.

To help meet these requirements, we have put together seven track areas of specialization plus a “build your own track” tied to common career paths of Engineering Management degree graduates.

Specialization Tracks

Engineering Leadership
Real Estate and Construction Management
Sustainability and Renewable Energy
Entrepreneurship and Product Management
Infrastructure in a Changing World
"Build your own" track
You are welcome to mix and match courses from different headings or choose courses aligned with your own interests to best serve your professional goals. Any 5000 or 6000-level College of Engineering non-seminar, technical, 3-credits or higher course may be considered. A complete list of pre-approved electives for each track is in the Engineering Management On-Campus Handbook.