An Engineering Management degree offers a two-topic curriculum in business management and technical systems. The coursework emphasizes the discipline of planning, organizing and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific project goals and objectives with a project management emphasis.
An MBA tends to be a more general degree requiring coursework in human resources, organizational behavior, accounting, finance, IT and marketing. MBAs are often seeking a more general managerial role in various industries.
|Class Times||3 hour credit classes
(1 night/week for 3 hours)
for 16 weeks
|Primarily 2 hour credit classes
(1 night/week for 3.5 hours)
for 8 weeks
|Hours to Completion||30 hours / 34 hours non-field project||48 hours|
|# of Transcripts||1||1|
|Statement of Purpose||Yes|
|Writing Sample||None||3 essays|
|Work Experience||Two Years||Two Years|
|Faculty on Campus||Yes||No|
|Faculty Advisors on Campus||Yes||No|