Master of Engineering in Project Management

General

Program Description

The Master of Engineering (MEng) in Project Management Program is a practice-oriented part-time graduate program designed to assist engineers and technical professionals in the development of their careers and to provide the expertise needed in the rapidly changing business, government, and industrial environments. Students in the program have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge in their discipline and, in some cases, launch a new career path.

The MEng program requires 30 credit hours (10 courses). The program is designed with a foundation of five core courses and a series of five electives that enable students to select topics of greatest interest. All core courses and electives are shown below.

There is a set of pre-approved graduate elective courses that could be substituted for a project management graduate program elective.

Core Courses

  • ENCE 627 Project Risk Management
  • ENCE 661 Project Cost Accounting & Finance
  • ENCE 662 Fundamentals of Project Management
  • ENCE 664 Legal Aspects of Engineering Design & Construction
  • ENCE 665 Managing Project Teams: Improving Individual and Team Performance

Elective Courses

  • ENCE 602 Project Procurement Management
  • ENCE 604 Sustainability Fundamentals for Project Managers
  • ENCE 605 Evolving as a Project Leader
  • ENCE 606 Graduate Introduction to Project Scheduling
  • ENCE 607 Mastering Agile Project Management
  • ENCE 622 Construction Automation & Robotics
  • ENCE 623 Advanced Project Scheduling
  • ENCE 625 Project Administration
  • ENCE 626 Web-Based Project Management
  • ENCE 660 Principles of Disaster Management
  • ENCE 666 Cost Engineering and Control

Admission Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree, GPA of 3.0 or better, in engineering or a related field from an accredited institution
  • Courses in mathematics (Calculus I, II, III, Differential Equations and/or one course in Statistics) are required to be considered for application
  • Completed applications are reviewed and considered for admission on a case-by-case basis.
Last updated Oct 2019

About the School

The University of Maryland’s A. James Clark School of Engineering is a premier program, ranked among the top 25 in the world. Located just a few miles from Washington, D.C., the Clark School is at the ... Read More

The University of Maryland’s A. James Clark School of Engineering is a premier program, ranked among the top 25 in the world. Located just a few miles from Washington, D.C., the Clark School is at the center of a constellation of high-tech companies and federal laboratories, offering students and faculty access to unique professional opportunities. Read less