The graduate program in engineering management is designed to provide technical professionals with a background in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics a foundational education in the skills necessary to rise to positions of management and leadership.
Students will study management functions, engineering economy, project management, supply chain management, and optimization with the intention of gaining an advanced and practical understanding of engineering management principles.
All courses in this fully online program are developed and taught by College of Engineering faculty and focus on applying engineering principles to the planning and operational management of an organization. Students who complete the program will be prepared to move confidently and skillfully into leadership roles.
Designed for professionals with a STEM background, OSU’s Master of Engineering degree in engineering management combines the business, financial and management knowledge you'll need to be an effective leader along with marketable, engineering-specific expertise you won't find with a generalized MBA.
The 18-credit online graduate certificate is ideal for anyone with a bachelor’s degree in a STEM field and those who are already working as professional engineers. It provides key technical and soft skills along with engineering-focused business and operational expertise. You can begin your successful transition into management without having to complete an entire master’s degree.