Master's Degree

MEM Curriculum and Credit Hours:

The Master of Engineering Management degree program requires 30 credit hours: 9 core credits, 9 business minor credits, and 12 elective credits. This degree is offered with courses provided through the College of Engineering and the College of Business Administration online MBA program. All MEM and MBA courses are 3 credit-hours, delivered fully online (web-based format), and 8-weeks in duration.

To earn the Master of Engineering Management (MEM) degree:

  1. Apply and be admitted
  2. Work with a team member in the Master of Engineering Management program to develop a plan of study.
  3. Complete 30 credit hours (courses described below).

3 MEM Core Courses (9 Credit Hours)

The following are CORE courses and required for the Master of Engineering Management (MEM) degree.
EMGT 805 EMGT 805 - Teamwork for Organizational Commitment and Collaboration 3 cr. hours
EMGT 806 EMGT 806 - Decision and Risk Analysis 3 cr. hours
EMGT 905 EMGT 905 - Strategic Management and Planning 3 cr. hours

3 MBA Courses (9 Credit Hours)

Three business courses are required to fulfill the business minor. The following courses have been the most common among MEM students.
GRBA 808 GRBA 808 - Introduction to Business Strategy 3 cr. hours
GRBA 809 GRBA 809 - Financial Accounting 3 cr. hours
GRBA 811 GRBA 811 - Managerial Finance 3 cr. hours
GRBA 812 GRBA 812 - Managerial Economics 3 cr. hours
GRBA 813 GRBA 813 - Managerial Marketing 3 cr. hours
GRBA 814 GRBA 814 - Applied Organizational Behavior 3 cr. hours
GRBA 815 GRBA 815 - Supply Chain Management 3 cr. hours
GRBA 816 GRBA 816 - Strategic Human Resource Management 3 cr. hours
GRBA 851 GRBA 851 - Business Analytics 3 cr. hours
Electives Other electives available

Additional MBA courses may be available through subject areas such as:
Supply Chain Management and Analytics (SCMA), Finance (FINA), Marketing (MRKT), Management (MNGT), and Economics (ECON).

2 MEM Electives (6 Credit Hours)

Choose two courses from the following list. Additional electives are under development.
EMGT 807 EMGT 807 – Project Management 3 cr. hours
EMGT 808 EMGT 808 – Engineering Leadership 3 cr. hours
EMGT 811 EMGT 811 - Legal Considerations for Engineering Managers 3 cr. hours
EMGT 819 EMGT 819 - Applied Management Science for Engineering and Operations 3 cr. hours
EMGT 820 EMGT 820 - Quantitative Analysis for Engineering Management Decisions 3 cr. hours
EMGT 891 EMGT 891 - Special Topics in Engineering Management 3 cr. hours
EMGT 901 EMGT 901 – TQM Using Six Sigma Techniques 3 cr. hours
Note: At least 15 credit hours must be completed in engineering coursework. (9 core credits and at least 6 engineering credits)

2 Flex Courses (6 Credit Hours)

Two graduate elective courses must be taken. MEM electives are strongly recommended. However, students may complete this requirement with a combination of MEM, MBA, or other engineering electives.

Note: Taking electives which have prerequisites may result in degree completion in excess of 30 credit hours.

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