The Master of Science in Engineering Systems Management is an interdisciplinary, 30-semester-hour program that emphasizes the areas of management, industrial engineering, systems of systems and behavioral sciences.
Graduates of the Master of Science degree in Engineering Systems Management are well-prepared to pursue a variety of fields, with a degree that offers an effective blend of engineering, management, and systems thinking. EMS students acquire engineering knowledge and leadership skills to effectively manage resources, technology, and personnel. Graduates may complete either a master’s project or a thesis. View a schematic of the two options. The program is designed to provide today’s professional with a rigorous intellectual experience that is committed to leadership and academic excellence.
Private and public sector career options include:
- System analyst
- Manufacturing, production, and industrial engineer
- Project, or facility manager
- Systems administrator
- Ergonomics/human factors specialist
- Research and development specialist
- Systems engineer
The Department also offers a combined bachelor’s and master’s degree that can be completed in just five years. Following an intensive course of study, undergraduate students begin graduate coursework during their senior years and pursue a master’s degree in one year.
This school offers programs in:
Last updated February 8, 2018