Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management Overview Drexel's accredited online Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management is a valuable professional credential for engineers and scientists who want in-depth exposure to skills and knowledge needed for management roles without having to commit to the entire program.This program continues Drexel's tradition of leadership and excellence in educating engineers for successful careers. Its curriculum is taken from the MS in Engineering Management program, established in 1960 at the request of several Delaware Valley corporations. Graduates of the program have advanced within their present organizations, while others have accepted responsibilities with new employers or gone on to found their own businesses.Program FeaturesA solid introduction to Engineering Management through courses in management, finance and economicsTaught by Drexel's distinguished College of Engineering faculty who are also successful professionals in the fieldA highly interactive, online learning method designed to challenge and engage students, while remaining convenient for working professionalsCourses can be applied towards earning a full MS in Engineering ManagementCan be completed entirely online in less than a yearState restrictions may apply to some programs. Learn more. Curriculum This program is organized into four 10-week quarters per year (as opposed to the traditional two semester system) which means you can take more courses in a shorter time period. One semester credit is equivalent to 1.5 quarter credits.Required Courses EGMT 501Engineering Management3.0EGMT 504Engineering Management Communications3.0EGMT 531Engineering Economic Evaluation & Analysis3.0EGMT 535Financial Management3.0Elective (Choose One)3.0EGMT 502Advanced Engineering Management EGMT 536Advanced Financial Management for Engineers EGMT 614Marketing: Identifying Customer Needs PROJ 501Introduction to Project Management SYSE 685Systems Engineering Management Total Credits15.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A four-year bachelor's degree in engineering or sciences from an ABET accredited institution in the United States or an equivalent international institution with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or aboveAt least 5 years of relevant professional work experience preferredRequired DocumentsWith multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our supporting document submission guide.A completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attendedTwo letters of recommendation (at least one professional)A 750 word essay on either a technical analysis or human resource problem (details of each prompt are included in the essay tab of the online application)ResumeAdditional requirements for International Students Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2016-2017 is $1192 per credit. This rate applies only to new online students. Students being readmitted to Drexel University must contact applyDUonline@drexel.edu within the first two weeks of the term to request tuition savings for which they qualify. This program is not eligible for Financial Aid. Special tuition rates available for Drexel University Alumni, Military members, and members of our Partner Organizations. Special rates cannot be combined. If you qualify for more than one special rate, you'll be given the one with the largest savings. When receiving special tuition plans with Drexel University Online, you may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University. Academic Calendar Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2016 September 19, 2016 December 3, 2016 December 5, 2016 December 10, 2016 Winter 2017 January 9, 2017 March 18, 2017 March 20, 2017 March 25, 2017 Spring 2017 April 3, 2017 June 10, 2017 June 12, 2017 June 16, 2017 Summer 2017 June 26, 2017 September 2, 2017 September 5, 2017 September 9, 2017 Apply today for the Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.