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Accelerated Master's Program: Engineering Management (MS)

Degree or Minor: 
Undergraduate Degree
Graduate Degree
UA College: 
Engineering
Degree/Minor Description: 

Program/Degree

Engineering Management (MS) - Accelerated Master's Program 

Program Description

The MS in Engineering Management is designed for graduate engineers and scientists aspiring to advance into management careers within technological organizations.  All course work for this degree is offered on campus as well as online.

This track includes a combination of coursework in engineering, management, and business. 

It is primarily intended for students with at least 2 years of work experience, whose career path is likely to include a position such as “chief engineer”. Students are required to select 12 units of coursework from a predefined set of courses. In addition, they are required to take at least 9 units of elective engineering coursework and 6 units of coursework in business fundamentals. Students pursuing the M. Eng. Degree via this curricular track are required to complete a final report, which provides a critical analysis of a topic that is appropriate to the plan of study and is subject to approval by the advisory committee.

The MS in Engineering Management is designed for graduate engineers and scientists aspiring to advance into management careers within technological organizations.  All course work for this degree is offered via distance learning.

Department/Academic Unit(s)

Systems & Industrial Engineering - http://sie.engr.arizona.edu

The Systems and Industrial Engineering (SIE) Department at the University of Arizona was established in 1961 as the nation's first department of systems engineering.  Since then, the SIE Department has achieved international prestige for its contributions to the inter-disciplinary design of large-scale complex systems involving people, technology, and information.  With the introduction of a modern industrial engineering curriculum in 1972 and a reliability and quality engineering degree in 1987, the department offers a truly diverse and successful graduate program.  Career opportunities for graduates of the Systems and Industrial Engineering programs are outstanding.  Over the years, graduates from these programs have found employment in the nation's leading corporations, research institutes, and universities.

College

College of Engineering  

Campus where offered

Main Campus - Tucson