Good management is critical in engineering firms and technology-based businesses. These jobs require skills in both engineering and business. The Engineering Management major is a good choice for you if you would like to learn how to manage people and processes in a technical environment. This major is offered jointly by the Schools of Engineering and Business. engineering and business.
Alternative Choice in Engineering
The Engineering Management major is also a great option if you discover, during your study of engineering, that you are most interested in the management aspects of this field. The BSEM is still focused on engineering, but requires less upper-division math and science courses.
Internships with Major Corporations
An internship during your study provide you with first-hand management experience. CBU BSEM students have interned with businesses including:
- Smith & Nephew
- International Paper
- Wright Medical
What You’ll Study
All concentrations are balanced between general education, business, and engineering courses.
The academic catalog lists all course requirements for this program.
Graduates of the Engineering Management program are prepared to work in many different environments where management contributes to the success of engineering projects.
Engineering faculty and business faculty are experts in their field and will give you the support you need to complete this study.
Is Engineering Management for You?
The Engineering Management major combines two sets of skills. You’ll excel in this field if you:
- Adapt quickly to new information or situations
- Communicate well verbally and in written communications
- Enjoy working with people
- Can delegate well to others
- Are ethical and diplomatic
- Possess strong math skills
- Have an aptitude for engineering
- Are responsible
You may be interested in another CBU program:
Master of Science in Engineering Management
Dr. Siripong Malasri, Dean, firstname.lastname@example.org, or ( 901) 321-3419
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