To earn a Master’s in Engineering Management, you must successfully complete 11 courses (33 credits total), including the following:

  • 2 core courses (6 credits total):
    • Applied Ethics for Engineers
    • Capstone
  • 6 foundation courses (18 credits total):
    • Fundamentals of Engineering Management
    • Strategic Management in Engineering Organizations
    • Accounting & Finance for Engineers
    • Decision & Risk Analysis
    • Operations & Supply Chain Management
    • Design Thinking & Product Development
  • 3 elective courses (9 credits total):
    • Choose from a selection of electives, including Ethical Leadership, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, and Engineering Project & Program Management. For a full list of electives, visit the Course Details page. 

You’ll have the flexibility to earn your degree at a pace that suits your schedule—you can take up to 9 credits per semester and have up to five years to complete the degree.

  • Full-time students typically take three courses during the fall and spring semesters, and two courses during the summer semester.
  • Part-time students typically take one to two courses during the fall, spring, and summer semesters. 

Program Formats

The program is offered in the on-campus format. Classes are held at the same times every week at our downtown D.C. campus


All programs offered by Georgetown University are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.