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

STEM OPT Extension

This program is eligible for a 24-month Optional Practical Training extension for degrees in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM OPT) for qualified F-1 visa students.


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