Western New England University

Introduction

July 1, 2011, marked a defining moment for our institution as we proclaimed our new status as a university. This historic juncture followed a period of unprecedented growth and the realization of a long-term goal. While our university status accurately reflects the breadth and depth of our academic offerings, we remain true to our core values as an institution that supports and celebrates the aspirations and achievements of our individual students.

Beyond descriptions of the majors and programs found here, the University is as much about the individuals who help students grow and thrive in the educational and social environment of the University. Behind every program and each activity there are faculty, staff, coaches, and administrators who bring life and vitality to all that is undertaken here. This is a University of people. Our strength resides in our rich educational programs as well as in our belief in ourselves to be unique because of our history, traditions, and values, and because of the commitment to students on the part of all of us at this University.

More than 40 undergraduate programs are offered in the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, and Engineering. Master's and doctoral programs are offered in the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, Pharmacy, and the School of Law.

Western New England University has more than 42,000 alumni living and working around the world.

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Master of Science in Civil Engineering

Campus Full time 12 - 24 months September 2018 USA Springfield

The Master of Science in Civil Engineering program offers the advanced degree you need to take your career to the next level. [+]

The Master of Science in Civil Engineering program offers the advanced degree you need to take your career to the next level. Whether you are interested in full-time study or you are a working professional pursuing your studies part-time, our graduate term structure will allow you to accelerate your studies. The program can be finished in as little as one year studying full-time and as few as 18 months studying part-time. Classes will typically be offered once a week during the early evening.

Why Choose the MS in Civil Engineering?

Whether planning for the future, rebuilding after natural or man-made destruction of infrastructure, or modernization of antiquated systems, civil engineering projects worldwide are fueling an enormous demand for engineers who possess advanced degrees. With the MS in Civil Engineering degree from Western New England University, you will be prepared to take advantages of these opportunities.... [-]


Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (MSEE)

Campus Full time January 2018 USA Springfield

High-technology industries are an important sector of the economy, particularly in the Northeast. The Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (MSEE) program provides an engineering science-intensive approach to increase students’ understanding and problem-solving abilities. Offering concentrations in electrical and computer engineering, the MSEE is directed toward both full-time and part-time students with a special emphasis on providing training, experience in performing independent research on topics with theoretical as well as applied interest, and managing projects. [+]

High-technology industries are an important sector of the economy, particularly in the Northeast. The Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (MSEE) program provides an engineering science-intensive approach to increase students’ understanding and problem-solving abilities. Offering concentrations in electrical and computer engineering, the MSEE is directed toward both full-time and part-time students with a special emphasis on providing training, experience in performing independent research on topics with theoretical as well as applied interest, and managing projects. Admissions Requirements Possession of an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering, science, or other related disciplines A minimum GPA of 3.0, on a 4.0 scale, in the last 60 hours of undergraduate courses and in all graduate courses (students with a lower GPA may be considered only for probationary or nondegree admission) Programming competence in C, C++, Visual Basic, or FORTRAN Students with undergraduate degree from a program not accredited by ABET are encouraged to submit GRE score Degree Requirements Students must select an advisor and have a plan of study approved before completing 12 program hours. At least 60 percent of hours in a plan of study must be 600 or higher level. Educational Objectives of the Program The program strives to equip our graduates with the following competencies: Advanced mathematical, electrical and computer engineering analytical skills to study and solve real world engineering problems. The ability to research and design complex systems requiring integration of several topical specialty areas. The ability to work successfully in a team. The ability to assume leadership roles in... [-]

Master of Science in Engineering Management (MSEM)

Campus or Online Full time Part time 1 year September 2018 USA Springfield + 1 more

With a distinguished reputation in the regional engineering community, Western New England University has produced some of the top personnel in the field. Courses are offered during the evening and online, with the option to pursue your studies full- or part-time. Our conveniently located Springfield campus is easily accessible from Interstate 91 and the Mass Pike. Four 11-week terms enable you to earn your degree at your pace, while balancing the demands of work and life. [+]

Re-engineer Your Career Accessibility, Flexibility, Quality With a distinguished reputation in the regional engineering community, Western New England University has produced some of the top personnel in the field. Courses are offered during the evening and online, with the option to pursue your studies full- or part-time. Our conveniently located Springfield campus is easily accessible from Interstate 91 and the Mass Pike. Four 11-week terms enable you to earn your degree at your pace, while balancing the demands of work and life. Earn your degree in as little as one year. Advance Your Career The Master of Science in Engineering Management (MSEM) program will give you the skills to take your career to the next level. Our interdisciplinary program integrates engineering and business courses, including core courses in engineering administration, quality assurance, and the economic impact of engineering decisions. With an MSEM from Western New England University you will be prepared to help your organization make the most effective use of its resources: people, equipment, capital, materials, information, and energy. You will learn proven strategies to increase productivity, encourage flexibility, and focus on customer satisfaction. And you will learn to apply engineering skills to design effective systems and devise procedures to successfully operate these systems. MSEM Course Delivery Format Online and More Our course delivery model offers what we believe to be the ultimate in flexibility by providing the opportunity to blend online and in-class instruction. The MSEM program can be completed entirely online. However, if you prefer a traditional... [-]

Master of Science in Industrial Engineering

Campus Full time Part time 12 - 15 months September 2018 USA Springfield + 1 more

The Master of Science in Industrial Engineering program is a versatile advanced degree open to graduates from a wide range of engineering disciplines. [+]

Now Accepting Applications for the Fall 2016 The Master of Science in Industrial Engineering program is a versatile advanced degree open to graduates from a wide range of engineering disciplines. Whether you are interested in full-time study or you are a working professional pursuing your studies part-time, our graduate term structure will allow you to accelerate your studies. The program can be finished in as little as one year studying full-time and as few as 15 months studying part-time. Our flexible delivery model will allow you to complete your studies online or face-to-face in the classroom. Why Choose the MS in Industrial Engineering Industrial engineering is a growing field with applications in a wide range of areas. This program enables students with their foundation in this field or numerous other engineering disciplines to build upon it with advanced knowledge and skills in optimization, systems, quality and cost analysis. With this versatility, students will be well prepared to take their careers in many directions. The program joins the Department’s widely respected BS in Industrial Engineering and MS and PhD programs in Engineering Management. Admissions Requirements • Successful completion of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution of higher education in engineering. • An undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) is required for admission. Candidates with an undergraduate GPA between 2.7 and 2.99 will be considered for conditional admittance. • Current Résumé • Two Recommendation Forms • Students with an undergraduate degree from a program not accredited by ABET are... [-]

Master of Science in Industrial Engineering

Campus Full time January 2018 USA Springfield

Industrial engineering is a growing field with applications in a wide range of areas. This program enables students with their foundation in this field or numerous other engineering disciplines to build upon it with advanced knowledge and skills in optimization, systems, quality and cost analysis. With this versatility, students will be well prepared to take their careers in many directions. The program joins the Department’s widely respected BS in Industrial Engineering, and MS and PhD programs in Engineering Management. [+]

Industrial engineering is a growing field with applications in a wide range of areas. This program enables students with their foundation in this field or numerous other engineering disciplines to build upon it with advanced knowledge and skills in optimization, systems, quality and cost analysis. With this versatility, students will be well prepared to take their careers in many directions. The program joins the Department’s widely respected BS in Industrial Engineering, and MS and PhD programs in Engineering Management. [-]

Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (MSME)

Campus Full time January 2018 USA Springfield

Society's needs are rapidly changing. New technologies in the areas of sustainability and production are required to keep businesses competitive and ease the strain on valuable resources. You can be on the front lines of initiating these fundamental changes in industry and society with a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (MSME) from Western New England University. [+]

Society's needs are rapidly changing. New technologies in the areas of sustainability and production are required to keep businesses competitive and ease the strain on valuable resources. You can be on the front lines of initiating these fundamental changes in industry and society with a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (MSME) from Western New England University. Offering concentrations in mechanical engineering, green engineering, and mechatronics, the MSME program is directed toward both full-time and part-time students with a special emphasis on providing training and experience in performing independent research on topics with theoretical as well as applied interest and managing projects. MSME Admissions Requirements Possession of an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering, science, or other related disciplines A minimum GPA of 3.0, on a 4.0 scale, in the last 60 hours of undergraduate courses and in all graduate courses (students with a lower GPA may be considered only for probationary or nondegree admission) Programming competence Students with undergraduate degree from a program not accredited by ABET are encouraged to submit GRE score MSME Degree Requirements Students must select an advisor and have a plan of study approved before completing 12 program hours. At least 6 courses in a plan of study must be 600 or higher level. MSME Facilities The facilities and laboratories within the College of Engineering reflect our commitment to providing high quality, hands-on education. These facilities allow students to apply the theory learned in the classroom, thereby gaining a deeper understanding of fundamental engineering concepts. All... [-]

Master of Science in Organizational Leadership

Campus Full time September 2018 USA Springfield

The Master of Science in Organizational Leadership (MSOL) is designed to develop and enhance the knowledge and skills of those who hold or desire to hold leadership positions in organizations. Students are exposed to theories and best practices involving people and processes in organizations. Upon successful completion, students in the MSOL program will be... [+]

The Master of Science in Organizational Leadership (MSOL) is designed to develop and enhance the knowledge and skills of those who hold or desire to hold leadership positions in organizations. Students are exposed to theories and best practices involving people and processes in organizations. Upon successful completion, students in the MSOL program will be able to demonstrate: A working knowledge of leadership theory and current leadership best practices. An ability to critically analyze research used to evaluate the unique needs, challenges and opportunities of organizations. The capacity for determining alternatives for problem solving and decision-making as they relate to human behavior issues in organizations. The ability to integrate knowledge of ethics and leadership into practice. Knowledge of leadership theory, organizational behavior theory, and change theory as they relate to best practices in organizational leadership. Self-awareness of personal leadership style, strengths and skills, and how these impact others in an organization and a personal plan for leadership development. Specific leadership knowledge as a result of focused electives that serve students' needs for effectiveness in their organizational practice area or interest. Curriculum (30 credit hours) Core Courses (24 credit hours) MAN 600 Perspectives on Leadership MAN 605 Leadership, Problem Solving and Decision Making MAN 610 Organizational Behavior and Theory MAN 630 Leadership and the Human Experience MAN 642 Leading Change MAN 651 Ethical Leadership Practice MAN 652 Contemporary Issues in Leadership MAN 6xx Theory and Methods in Organizational Research Business Elective Courses (6 credit hours) MAN 6xx Elective MAN 6xx Elective The... [-]

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Western New England University

Address Intersection of I-91 and the Massachusetts Turnpike
01119-2684 Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
Website http://www1.wne.edu/contactus/
Phone +1 413-782-3111