Online MS in Engineering Management Overview The online Master of Science in Engineering Management is a multi-disciplinary program for engineers and scientists who want to advance into managerial and executive roles. It will teach you how to manage technical resources and solve problems that require close cooperation between technical and non-technical staff.What is Engineering Management?Engineers who want to utilize their technical skills while moving into a leadership position in their organization are prime candidates for the MS in Engineering Management. Engineering managers are responsible for spearheading projects and overseeing groups of fellow engineers. Thanks to their experience in the field, engineering managers are able to combine practical engineering experience with project management and business know-how to make sure projects are completed successfully.What can I do with a Masters in Engineering Management?Armed with a mix of business and technical skills, students graduating with a masters in engineering management have multiple career routes open to them. While moving into a more senior engineering position is an option, graduates also find jobs as consultants, managers and analysts, among other positions. For aspiring entrepreneurs, the degree will help prepare you to break out and start your own business. The average yearly salary for an engineering manager is $76,000 - $131,000.Online Open HouseJoin us on Wednesday, December 6th from 12 Noon - 1 p.m. EST to learn more about the program and have your questions answered by a Drexel representative. Register Today!Dual Degree OptionsWith our dual degree program, you can earn your MS in Engineering Management at the same time as any other master’s degree within the College of Engineering. This allows you to graduate with two master’s degree for a significantly reduced number of credits.Program FeaturesEstablished in 1959 as the first graduate engineering management program in the nationAn experienced faculty comprised of successful professionals in the fieldCustomizable curriculum allows you to take electives from any engineering disciplineA highly interactive online learning environment designed to challenge and engage students, while remaining convenient for working professionalsEngaging and practical coursework in: Economics, Financial Management and StrategyEngineering LawEngineering ManagementEthical IssuesGreen Engineering and Sustainability OpportunitiesProject ManagementQuantitative AnalysisR & D ManagementSystems Engineering and Systems ThinkingTechnology Marketing and Business DevelopmentInterested in specializing in a particular discipline? Drexel University has a number of Graduate Minors that can be taken online along with your master’s degree. Learn more. State 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.You can transfer up to 15 quarter credits from your institution, pending review from the Program Director. Engineering Management EGMT 501Engineering Management3.0EGMT 502Advanced Engineering Management3.0EGMT 504Engineering Management Communications3.0EGMT 581Human Relations and Organizational Behavior3.0Quantitative Analysis EGMT 571Engineering Statistics3.0EGMT 572Statistical Data Analysis *3.0EGMT 573Operations Research3.0Economics and Financial Management EGMT 531Engineering Economic Evaluation & Analysis3.0EGMT 535Financial Management3.0Engineering Management Capstone EGMT 692Engineering Management Capstone3.0Electives (Select five from the following courses)**15.0 EGMT 536Advanced Financial Management for Engineers EGMT 650Engineering Leadership Marketing & Business Development EGMT 614Marketing: Identifying Customer Needs EGMT 615Product Conceptualization and Development EGMT 616Technology Conceptualization and Development EGMT 660Sustainable Business Practices for Engineers Project Management EGMT 620Engineering Project Management EGMT 625Project Planning, Scheduling and Control EGMT 630Global Engineering Project Management Systems Engineering & Systems Thinking EGMT 635Visual System Mapping SYSE 685Systems Engineering Management SYSE 688Systems Engineering Analysis I SYSE 690Systems Engineering Analysis II Engineering Law & Ethics EGMT 610Ethics & Business Practices for Engineers EGMT 652Engineering Law Other Approved Electives SYSE 510Systems Engineering Process SYSE 511Systems Engineering Tools SYSE 520Sustainment and Integrated Logistics SYSE 521Integrated Risk Management SYSE 522Supply Chain Systems Engineering SYSE 523Systems Reliability Engineering SYSE 524Systems Reliability, Availability & Maintainability Analysis SYSE 525Statistical Modeling & Experimental Design SYSE 530Systems Engineering Design SYSE 531Systems Architecture Development SYSE 532Software Systems Engineering SYSE 533Systems Integration and Test Total Credits45.0*EGMT 572 Statistical Data Analysis requires as a prerequisite EGMT 571 Managerial Statistics or approval from the program administration to complete a waiver and request to take then pass the STAT Placement Exam in place of EGMT 571. If approved for the waiver of EGMT 571, you will be eligible to complete an upper level course substitution to satisfy the degree requirements.**You may also select electives from other disciplines outside of Engineering Management with prior approval from your advisor.View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A four-year bachelor's degree in engineering or sciences, preferably from an ABET accredited institution in the US or an equivalent institution abroadUndergraduate degrees from non-ABET accredited institutions will be considered on a case-by-case basisCumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or aboveAt least 5 years of relevant professional work experience are recommended, but not requiredRequired DocumentsWith multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our Completing Your Application 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)In an essay of 500-750 words, please answer the following questions: Why do you wish to pursue the MS in Engineering Management?Why do you believe you will succeed in the program?ResumeAdditional requirements for International StudentsTransfer CreditsYou may transfer up to 15 quarter credits from an accredited institution, regardless of whether you completed a master’s degree. Transfer credit decisions are made on a case-by-case basis. Please contact the Engineering Management program at 215.895.2354 for more information. Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2017-2018 is $1228 per credit. This program is eligible for Financial Aid.Special tuition rates available for Drexel University Alumni, Military members, and members of our Partner Organizations.These rates apply only to new online students and students being readmitted.All students must contact applyDUonline@drexel.edu within the first two weeks of the term to request tuition savings for which they qualify.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 2017-2018 Academic Year Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2017 September 25, 2017 December 9, 2017 December 11, 2017 December 16, 2017 Winter 2018 January 8, 2018 March 17, 2018 March 19, 2018 March 24, 2018 Spring 2018 April 2, 2018 June 9, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 15, 2018 Summer 2018 June 25, 2018 September 1, 2018 September 4, 2018 September 8, 2018 Apply today for the MS in Engineering Management Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Previously enrolled at Drexel? Learn more about readmission. Any problems? Find help or contact us.