Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management

Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management


The Engineering Management Graduate Certificate program focuses on bridging the gaps between the fields of engineering, technology, and business with a focus on the art and the science of planning, organizing, allocating, directing, and controlling the activities and resources of organizations engaged in engineering activities and technology development.

Innovative Curriculum

This four course graduate certificate seeks to provide students opportunities to apply the fundamentals of engineering knowledge and skills in a management setting to build decision-making models, and make data-driven and/or economic-based decisions.

Note: It may be possible to complete the course requirements for this certificate program entirely online. Note that not all the courses which are listed in the Detailed Certificate Requirements/ Program Requirements section may be completed online. Therefore, there may be limitations about what courses online students can take to complete the certificate program.

Students enrolled in MS Engineering Management program are not eligible for this graduate certificate.

Program Contacts

Babak Heydari
Associate Professor,  Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Co-Program Director,  Engineering Management
Affiliated Faculty,  School for Public Policy and Urban Affairs
Affiliated Faculty,  Network Science Institute

Socio-technical systems, systems engineering and design, social and economic networks, resilience of networked systems, computational social sciences, platform-based systems, sharing economy systems, computational social sciences, game theory, artificial intelligence

Himlona Palikhe
Associate Teaching Professor,  Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Co-Program Director,  Engineering Management

Academic Advising

For support with academic questions, contact the student services representative assigned to this program.

Admissions & Aid

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