Most engineers and technical professionals spend a significant portion of their careers managing technical projects and people. You can expect excellent career enhancement opportunities as a result of the managerial and technical skills you'll obtain in the Master of Science in engineering management program.
If you're interested in a career change, the Master of Science in engineering management can provide a distinct advantage. Many industries and government organizations seek individuals with advanced technical educations for positions of increased responsibility such as project leaders, chief engineers, engineering supervisors, directors of engineering, project managers, production managers and systems managers.
Increase Your Salary
Graduates of the program typically add $5,000 to $15,000 to their annual salary. Starting salaries range from $50,000 to $75,000 or more, depending on the individual's current position in the industry and previous experience.
RMU schools and faculty maintain close ties with major corporations and key industry and nonprofit leaders through formal advisory boards and ongoing consulting relationships. Such alliances create a bridge between the classroom and the boardroom, linking applied knowledge, student readiness and employer satisfaction.
Industry insiders provide a sounding board and reality check, ensuring that our academic programs continue to serve real-world needs.We go the extra mile to keep graduate case studies, courses and programs timely and relevant.
The University's graduates are employed at major companies throughout the region.