Engineering Management Degree

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Available exclusively online, the MEEM program can be completed entirely via distance.

The content of the MEEM program is consistent with the guidelines for the Master's programs in Engineering Management provided by The American Society for Engineering Management (ASEM).

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Program Goals

The UCCS MEEM program will prepare engineers for effective technical management through a series of courses focused on the key skills needed to be successful in a technology-driven work environment. Flexibility in program timing and modality is designed to accommodate today's working professional.

Program graduates will know and be able to perform in the following areas:

  • Systems engineering life cycle process
  • Finance and accounting principles applied to engineering organization
  • Leadership and management skills for a rapidly changing technological world

Admission Requirements

The minimum requirements for regular admission into the Master of Engineering in Engineering Management program are as follows:

  • Bachelor of Science in engineering or a related science discipline from an accredited institution.
  • Undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a scale of 4.0 in all college level academic work attempted.
  • Undergraduate coursework in:
    • Engineering Economics
    • Statistics
  • Two (2) or more years experience in industrial, civil or government engineering or technical professional positions is required.

A student who lacks one or more of the above requirements may be admitted on a provisional basis, but will normally be required to satisfy the requirements after admission.

Program Information

The Master of Engineering in Engineering Management degree program consists of 30 semester hours of coursework comprising 21 hours of core courses and 9 hours of emphasis courses.

Core Requirements (21 credit hours)

  • Systems Perspective
  • Systems Engineering Processes
  • Engineering Project Management
  • Finance & Accounting for Engineering Managers 
  • Project Estimation and Risk Analysis
  • Leadership for Engineers
  • Case Studies in Engineering Management (Capstone)

Business Emphasis (9 credit hours)

  • Marketing Strategy
  • Operations: Competing Through Capabilities
  • Fundamentals of Business Statistics

Capstone Project - Students are required to complete a capstone course to demonstrate mastery of the overall program content.

Application Information

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