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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 $9,187.50 Total Tuition
icon As few as 14 months Program Duration
icon 30 Credit Hours
icon $9,187.50 Total Tuition
icon As few as 14 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
  • 11 online 7-week courses
  • No thesis required
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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 $9,187.50
Tuition Per Credit Hour $306.25
Per Credit Hour Per Course
U.S. Resident Tuition Required Fees Total U.S. Resident Tuition Required Fees Total
$268.00 $38.25 $306.25 $804.00 $114.75 $918.75


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
Summer 2019 7wk 5/13/2019 6/28/2019 4/22/2019 4/29/2019 5/3/2019 5/10/2019 6/6/2019
7wk 7/1/2019 8/16/2019 6/10/2019 6/17/2019 6/21/2019 6/28/2019 7/25/2019
Fall 2019 7wk 8/19/2019 10/4/2019 7/29/2019 8/5/2019 8/9/2019 8/16/2019 9/24/2019
7wk 10/14/2019 12/6/2019 9/23/2019 9/30/2019 10/4/2019 10/11/2019 11/13/2019
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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 or a master's 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

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 eight required courses (24 credit hours), and two electives (6 credit hours).

POSC 6593: Seminar in Human Resources Management

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

An examination of policies, procedures, strategies, laws and regulations implemented in human resources management for public and nonprofit organizations.

POSC 6553: Public Budgeting and Finance

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

A study of political processes and administrative methods associated with governmental revenues, expenditures, and fiscal control of public organizations.

JOUR 5113: Integrated Marketing Communication

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

Focuses on the strategic integration of various channels and methods of communication for the purpose of delivering key messages to diverse target audiences in order to elicit responses, create a dialogue and engender relationship-building.

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 6033: Engineering Management II

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

*Prerequisite: EGRM 6023. Principles and practices of engineering management including marketing management, globalization, time management, forecasting, finance, cost, accounting, managing technology, engineering management in the new millennium; invited lectures and seminars covering projects of interest to civil, electrical, mechanical, and manufacturing engineers in management positions.

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.

POSC 6613: Administrative Leadership

Duration: 7 weeks  |  Credit Hours: 3

A study of the techniques and practices that successful managers employ to get their work done through politicians, subordinates, and citizens. Emphasis is placed on issues that are faced by first time managers.

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.

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