Engineering Management—MEM

Leveraging Michigan Technological University's strengths in engineering, science, and business, the Master's of Engineering Management focuses on managerial knowledge, business literacy, and other skills for successful operations in the engineering-technology industry - ensuring graduates are business savvy. Are you ready?

Accelerated Master's Program is available for current Michigan Tech students. Explore our Online Master's Program.

Program Overview

The master's of engineering management degree program teaches graduate students how to evaluate and manage innovation and technology in harmony with current business practices. Graduates of this 30-credit, coursework degree program will be poised to manage people, lead scientific or engineering operations, and pursue entrepreneurial endeavors in high-technology industries.

Accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International, we meet a strict set of standards designed to ensure quality in education and research. Fewer than 5 percent of business schools worldwide hold this accreditation.

  • Delivery Options

    • Online: MEM
    • Accelerated: MEM
    • On-Campus: MEM

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Engineering Management Program Details

Choose a specific degree option or delivery type to learn more about the engineering management program at Michigan Tech. For international students, Engineering Management is a designated STEM program.

On-Campus Programs

Online Programs

Additional Program Information

Want to learn more about engineering management—including career outcomes and course options—at Michigan Tech? Visit our College of Business for more information:


Graduate Director

Mari W. Buche

Graduate Assistant

Laura Shawhan


Sample Areas of Interest

Select areas of interest to help customize your engineering management MEM. Sample areas include:

  • Operations Management
  • Managing Technology
  • Computer Security

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Application Process and Admissions Requirements

Applications are reviewed on an individual basis using a holistic approach. Fill out our free graduate application online to apply to any of our programs. Official transcripts and scores are not required for the initial application, although you will need to upload them later.

Accredited by HLC

Michigan Tech has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) since 1928. Our Graduate School offers over 125 certificates, master's, and PhD programs to provide our students and the world with what tomorrow needs.

Who You'll Work With

Collaborate with classmates in the Tech MBA® program on projects in some business core graduate classes. Faculty have strong ties with industry and help students make connections for networking, internships, co-ops, and employment.

Where You'll Work

Career opportunities include a broad range of managerial roles in technology market environments. Depending on their technical specialization, MEM graduates might progress to become managers of engineering or operations, new product development managers, technical project managers, or planning managers.

Faculty Spotlight

Ulrich Schmelzle

Ulrich Schmelzle
Assistant Professor of Supply Chain and Operations Management

"Future engineering managers - gear up to master tomorrow's challenges."

Integrate technological knowledge with business competence to solve complex problems. Future career opportunities include a broad range of managerial roles in technology market environments.

Program Faculty