Engineering Management M.S.

Benefits of Engineering Management at UHCL

The Master of Science degree in Engineering Management at University of Houston-Clear Lake is a unique curriculum that can be customized to align with the industrial needs in the Greater Houston area, the nation’s fourth largest city. This flexible program provides face-to-face, partially online and fully online courses, and it's specifically designed to help students with technical backgrounds develop business and management skills to increase their career potential. The program includes classes in negotiations, entrepreneurship, decisions analysis, technology management, and product design.

Also, you can earn the Project Management and Six Sigma Green Belt certificate as part of your Engineering Management degree program. To earn the certificate, the 4-course set below must be completed at UHCL within a 4-year time limit with grades of B or better.

Courses Required for the Certificate

  • EMGT 5230 Negotiation Strategies
  • EMGT 5231 Engineering Management Planning
  • EMGT 5331 Six Sigma Quality
  • EMGT 5430 Professional Project Management

Your Pathway Toward a Dynamic Career Begins Here

Graduates of this program qualify for a diverse array of positions requiring both technical and administrative skills in any industry. As a graduate, you may find out opportunities in supervising people who design and develop products, services, systems, and processes as engineering manager, project manager, R&D manager, and process improvement consultant. You might coordinate development, production, operations, quality, testing, or maintenance as operation manager, quality manager (engineer), systems engineer, and system analyst. With advanced technical and administrative knowledge and strong communication skills, you will be in one of the best positions to become a manager in your discipline.

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Admission Requirements

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  • Engineering Management M.S.
  • Admission Deadline

    Standard Graduate Admission Deadline

  • Application
    A standard university application is required.
  • Requirements
    • 3.0 GPA
    • GRE Total Score of 290 (140 Verbal + 145 Quantitative)
    • A resume summarizing the applicant's career objectives and professional experience.
    • Three letters of recommendation from current or former academic advisers or work supervisors.
    • Additional Requirements – Undergraduate degree in engineering, science or another related field with significant work experience in science or engineering; Will accept GMAT in lieu of GRE.



Degree Requirements

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Deadlines for Applying

  • Graduate Deadlines
  • Spring 2018

    New Degree Seeking - December 1
    Priority* - January 4
    Final* and Session Start - January 16

  • Summer 2018

    New Degree Seeking - May 1 (Some programs may not apply)

  • Fall 2018

    New Degree Seeking - August 1
    Priority* - August 13
    Final* and Session Start - August 27

*Former/Non-degree seeking/Certificate Graduate Students applicants who apply after the priority deadline can expect to go through late registration. $50 late registration fee will be assessed.


  • International Deadlines
  • Fall

    Priority – March 1
    Final  – June 1

  • Spring*

    Priority – August 1
    Final – November 1

  • Summer

    Priority – February 1
    Final – April 1

*The application deadline for Spring 2018 Undergraduate applicants has been extended to December 13, 2017. Students who are in the U.S. and interested in applying for the Spring 2018 semester should contact dumbre@uhcl.edu for the application and application requirements. Students will not be able to apply online for the Spring 2018 semester.

Students interested in qualifying for scholarships &/or applying for visas outside the U.S. should apply and submit the application documents/test scores by the priority deadline

Freshman will not be accepted for Summer semester


Locations

  University of Houston-Clear Lake
 

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Houston, TX 77058
Phone: 281-283-7600

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Engineering Management M.S. Faculty

Ipek Bozkurt
Ipek Bozkurt

Ipek Bozkurt

Associate Professor of Engineering Management,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3882
Email: bozkurt@uhcl.edu
Office: D113

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Ki-Young Jeong
Ki-Young Jeong

Ki-Young Jeong

Program Chair and Associate Professor of Engineering Management,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3862
Email: jeongk@uhcl.edu
Office: D111

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Emre Kirac

Emre Kirac

Assistant Professor of Engineering Management,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3816
Email: kirac@uhcl.edu
Office: Delta Annex 4

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Xiaojun Gene Shan
Xiaojun "Gene" Shan

Xiaojun "Gene" Shan

Assistant Professor of Engineering Management,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3814
Email: shan@uhc.edu
Office: DA6

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