MS in Engineering Technology Overview The Master's of Science in Engineering Technology uses a professional, multi-disciplinary approach to graduate education through team and project-oriented coursework. The accredited program focuses primarily on the applied aspects of the technological spectrum closest to product development and improvement, industrial practices, and engineering technology operation functions. Drexel's online graduate degree provides flexibility for graduate students who want to expand their knowledge in advanced engineering technology courses.The accredited MS in Engineering Technology serves as an excellent platform for advanced level practitioners to develop marketable skills that meet evolving workforce demands. The program is especially suited for students seeking professional development and the opportunity for unlimited career advancement, including managerial positions.Program FeaturesQuality - Graduates are able to successfully apply concepts and skills developed in a variety of technical and professional disciplines including materials properties, energy conversion technologies, green manufacturing, rapid prototyping, quality control, and computer applications to improve production processes and techniquesCareer-Oriented - Practicing professionals will be able to update knowledge and skills based on the latest technological developments in the industrial environmentHighly Interactive Format - Drexel's acclaimed online e-Learning method is designed to challenge and engage students while remaining convenient for working professionalsOutstanding FacultyDr. Richard Chiou - Education and research emphasis includes mechatronics, Internet-based robotics and automation, and remote sensors and monitoring. Dr. Chiou has secured many research and education grants from the NSF, the DoED, the SME Education Foundation, and industries. Dr. Irina N. Ciobanescu Husanu is an assistant clinical professor for the undergraduate and graduate Engineering Technology programs. Her areas of expertise include thermal-fluid systems, and propulsion systems and their industrial applications. She earned a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from Drexel University and an M.S. in aeronautical engineering from the Polytechnic University of Bucharest in Romania.Dr. Yalcin Ertekin, associate clinical professor in the BS and MS programs in Engineering Technology, is an expert in the areas of Computer Aided Design (CAD) & Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM), and Design For Manufacturing and Assembly (DFMA.) He earned several degrees in mechanical engineering and engineering management from the University of Missouri—Rolla and Istabul Technical University in Turkey.Dr. Vladimir Genis - Designed and developed diagnostic and therapeutic equipment, including three U.S. patents, for medical applications and electronic systems for defense-related and industrial applications. Results of his research have been published in scientific journals and presented at national and international conferences.Dr. Lunal Khuon is an associate clinical professor for the undergraduate and graduate Engineering Technology programs. His areas of expertise include integrated circuits and wireless, analog, and biomedical electronics. Dr. Khuon earned a doctoral degree in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and master's and bachelor's degrees in electrical engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology. He has previously held design and system positions at Texas Instruments, IBM, Hughes Electronics, and Motorola. Dr. Michael G. Mauk is an assistant clinical professor for the undergraduate and graduate Engineering Technology programs. His areas of expertise include photovoltaic solar cells and microfluidics. Mauk earned a doctoral degree in applied sciences from the University of Delaware, a master's degree in biotechnology from Johns Hopkins University, a master's degree in biochemistry from University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, and bachelor's degrees in chemical and electrical engineering from the University of Delaware.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.Core Courses ET 605Materials for Emerging Technologies3.0ET 610Networks for Industrial Environments3.0ET 615Rapid Prototyping and Product Design3.0ET 619Programmable Devices and Systems3.0ET 620Microsystems and Microfabrication3.0ET 725Sensors and Measurement Systems3.0ET 732Modern Energy Conversion Technologies3.0EGMT 571Managerial Statistics3.0EGMT 610Ethics & Business Practices for Engineers3.0Electives9.0Select three of the following: ET 635Engineering Quality Methods ET 675Reliability Engineering ET 730Lean Manufacturing Principles ET 755Sustainable and Green Manufacturing PROJ 501Introduction to Project Management EGMT 572Statistical Data Analysis SYSE 685Systems Engineering Management Capstone Course 9.0ET 775Master's Project and Thesis in Engineering Technology (3-credit course, taken 3 times.) Total Credits45.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institutionPre-requisite courses Calculus I and IIPhysics I and II (can be algebra-based) DC Circuit Analysis AC Circuit AnalysisDigital Electronics Chemistry IStatisticsRequired 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 professional letters of recommendationPersonal Essay of 500-750 words describing your interest in the program. Specifically, please discuss: How the program relates to your previous educational activitiesIf changing course, why you are moving in a new direction with your educational goalsHow the program relates to your current line of work How you plan to apply the program to your future goalsResumeAdditional 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 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 2016-2017 Academic Year 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 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 Technology Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.