Engineering Management

The 15 credit graduate certificate in Engineering Management provides training for engineers interested in developing skills in project management, data-based decision making, and the management of engineering organizations. Students who wish to continue to a full master’s program have a variety of options in either business or engineering. With the market demand for advanced engineering management skills being greater than ever, completing the certificate either through online and traditional modalities or completely online will prepare you for the future.

Admission Requirements

  • An earned baccalaureate engineering, engineering technology, or equivalent degree from an accredited college or university is required for admission.
  • A minimum grade point average of 2.5 applies to all candidates.
  • A minimum TOEFL score of 80 (IbT), 6.5 (IELTS) or 60 (PTE Academic) are required for international students.

Educational Objectives

  • Manage projects in the context of an engineering organization including planning, controlling, scheduling and risk analysis
  • Use data to make decisions as well as optimize processes and resources to minimize waste, maximize benefits, and maximize performance
  • Manage engineering organizations

NOTE: At this time the on-campus graduate certificate does not meet the in-person visa requirements for international students, therefore we are not able to admit international applicants to this certificate program. If you are interested in applying to an on-campus program at the University of Maine Graduate School, check out our other Engineering programs.

Degrees offered: Graduate Certificate

Program Format: On Campus, Online

Application deadline: Rolling

Test Required: None

Contact: Jude Pearse

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Program Website: Engineering Management