MEM - Graduate Certificate

Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management

Designed to position students as effective engineering managers, the Engineering Management Graduate Certificate combines faculty expertise, a purposeful curriculum and a broad range of perspectives in the engineering field.

Coursework is offered every eight weeks and provides current and future engineering managers with enhanced skills to form and manage productive teams, execute goal-oriented strategies, and influence your organization’s relevance in today’s competitive global market.

Alongside students who are also experienced professionals, certificate students learn to make strategic decisions with the fundamental knowledge needed to lead engineers and technical professionals.

Individuals who successfully complete the Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management may use the credit hours earned toward completion of the Master of Engineering Management degree (if you apply and are admitted to the MEM program).

To earn the Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management:

  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 12 credit hours (courses described below).

2 MEM Core Courses (6 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 905 EMGT 905 - Strategic Management and Planning 3 cr. hours


2 MEM Electives (6 Credit Hours)

EMGT 806 EMGT 806 - Decision and Risk Analysis 3 cr. hours
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



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