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Master of Science in Engineering Management


The global marketplace needs more engineering managers who integrate business and management skills with targeted engineering knowledge.

NIU’s Master of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering with a Specialization in Engineering Management meets that need.

This innovative degree combines courses from NIU’s College of Engineering and Engineering Technology and College of Business to help you become an effective engineering manager.

The program in Engineering Management is designed for busy professionals.

Convenience. All courses are offered online, allowing you to complete your work when and where it’s convenient for you. Accelerated 8-week courses help you stay on track.

Affordable. Offered by NIU’s College of Engineering and Engineering Technology, you have quality education with public university tuition rates.

Quality. Your instructors are well-respected PhD faculty with industry experience.

Education that works. The program’s capstone project allows you to put your education into action by working with one of NIU’s 200 partner companies to solve a real-world engineering management problem.

Full-time and part-time study are available.

Prepare to take the lead as an engineering manager with NIU’s program in Engineering Management.

If you have questions regarding NIU's Master of Science in Engineering Management, please contact:

Dr. Purushothaman (Purush) Damodaran, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair
Industrial and Systems Engineering
pdamodaran@niu.edu
(815) 753-5660