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Master – Engineering Mgmt
Master of Engineering Management Online

Program Overview

Arkansas State University’s online Master of Engineering Management (MEM) degree program gives you the leadership knowledge and technical skills you need to advance into management roles in a range of engineering fields. Students receive an accelerated interdisciplinary education identical to our on-campus degree, designed for engineers on management career paths—as well as those managing technology in engineering, manufacturing, and high-tech organizations.

icon $9,510 Total Tuition
icon As few as 12 months Program Duration
icon 30 Credit Hours
icon $9,510 Total Tuition
icon As few as 12 months Program Duration
icon 30 Credit Hours
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Benefits of earning your Master of Engineering Management online from A-State:

  • Identical to on-campus program—one of the top engineering programs in the country
  • 10 online 7-week courses
  • No thesis required
Have questions or need more information about A-State's online programs?

A-State is Ranked #25

In their Best Colleges Rankings for 2018, U.S. News & World Report ranks A-State #25 for "Top Public Schools, Regional Universities (South)."


Our Master of Engineering Management online program offers the same affordable tuition to all U.S. residents. All fees are included in the total tuition.

Total Tuition $9,510
Tuition Per Credit Hour $317
Per Credit Hour Per Course
U.S. Resident Tuition Required Fees Total U.S. Resident Tuition Required Fees Total
$277.00 $40.00 $317.00 $831.00 $120.00 $951.00

A-State is Ranked #19

In their "Most Affordable Master’s in Engineering Management Online" for 2020, ONLINEU ranks A-State's engineering management program #19.


Our Master of Engineering Management online program is designed to be flexible and convenient for working professionals, featuring accelerated coursework and multiple start dates a year.

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Term Length Course Begin Course End Application Deadline Document Deadline Registration Deadline Payment Deadline Last Day to Withdraw
Spring 2020 7wk 1/13/2020 2/28/2020 12/30/2019 1/3/2020 1/9/2020 1/10/2020 2/18/2020
7wk 3/9/2020 5/1/2020 2/24/2020 2/28/2020 3/5/2020 3/6/2020 4/15/2020
Summer 2020 5wk 6/1/2020 7/3/2020 5/18/2020 5/22/2020 5/28/2020 5/29/2020 6/19/2020
5wk 7/6/2020 8/7/2020 6/22/2020 6/26/2020 7/2/2020 7/5/2020 7/24/2020
Fall 2020 7wk 8/25/2020 10/9/2020 8/10/2020 8/14/2020 8/20/2020 8/21/2020 9/25/2020
7wk 10/19/2020 12/11/2020 10/5/2020 10/9/2020 10/15/2020 10/16/2020 11/27/2020
Ready to take the next step toward earning your degree online from A-State?


A-State Online offers a streamlined admission process for both new students and transfers. Students who are interested in the Master of Engineering Management online program must have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution. Review full admission requirements below.

  • Complete online application for A-State's MEM and submit a nonrefundable $30 fee.
  • Official transcript(s) sent from the registrar of the college/university attended. Official transcripts are sealed transcripts sent from the sending institution.
  • Have a baccalaureate degree with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.75 on a 4.0 scale from an accredited institution.
  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering from an ABET-accredited university OR a bachelor's degree that includes 18 undergraduate hours in Engineering with a grade of C or better in upper-level mathematic courses, and an overall undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or greater or a grade of C or meeting from a regional accredited university.

Additional Information

*Application fee waived for all new applicants who apply between May 19, 2020 and June 22, 2020 and start on July 6, 2020. Does not apply to applications received before May 19, 2020. Can be combined with other A-State RN-BSN scholarships. Does not apply to Ed.D. in Educational Leadership program.

Submit all documents to:

A-State Online
P.O. Box 2520
State University, AR 72467

Fax: 870-972-3548

For Non-US Postal Mail Overnight Delivery Only:

Academic Partnerships
c/o Central Receiving
2713 Pawnee St.
Jonesboro, AR 72401


Students pursuing the Master of Engineering in Management degree must complete 30 credit hours.

EGRM 6003: Engineering Statistics

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

Basic concepts and methods of descriptive and inferential statistics including graphical techniques, measures of central tendency and dispersion, interval estimation, hypothesis and goodness of fit tests, comparisons of two populations, and analysis of variance.

EGRM 6023: Engineering Management I

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

Basic principles and practices of engineering management activities including planning, organization, leadership, controlling, motivating, ethics, communications, and decision making; group research of special topics with written and oral presentations is required.

EGRM 6013: Quality Control and Improvement

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

*Prerequisite: EGRM 6003. A brief review of the evolution of quality control and improvement theory particularly as influenced by key pioneers such as Deming, Juran, and Taguchi. Extensive coverage of selected quality improvement techniques includes statistical process control, inspection sampling, and design of experiments.

EGRM 6043: Operations Research

Duration: 15 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

*Prerequisite: EGRM 6003. Quantitative techniques for decision making; break-even analysis, economic models, Gaussian distributions, inventory control, production models, and mathematical programming.

EGRM 6063: Engineering Law and Ethics

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

Introduction and application of legal concepts relating to the field of engineering management, including general principles, contracts, torts, real property, agency, intellectual property, product liability and safety, and professional legal ethics.

EGRM 6083: Project Management for Engineers

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

Fundamentals of project management for engineering and information systems projects based on the principles established by the Project Management Institute's Project Management Body of Knowledge.

EGRM 6113: Engineering Finance and Banking

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

Introduction and orientation to financial matters that concern engineers, with an emphasis on financial statements, cash flows, net present value calculations, and capital budgeting.

Please select 9 hours from the following courses below:

EGRM 6053: Engineering Economy

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

Methodical assessment of the economic benefits and expenditures of projects concerning engineering design and analysis, including economic analysis for decision-making among contending opportunities.

EGRM 6073: Special Problems in Engineering Management

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

A capstone, project-based course consisting of an investigation of an engineering management topic approved by the faculty; weekly project meetings, a formal engineer's log book of activities, progress reports, oral presentation, and a comprehensive written report are required.

EGRM 6103: Entrepreneurship for Engineers

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

Entrepreneurship and innovation from perspectives at the political, social, and personal levels.

EGRM 6123: Human Resource Management for Engineers

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

Introduction to the strategic application of human resource management in an organization, including human resource leadership, erecruitment strategies, equal employment selection, employee retention and turnover, performance management, employment law, iversity and global talent management.

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