Why ODU for Engineering Management?

Further your engineering knowledge and become skilled in managing socio-technical systems with this certificate.

Currently in school? Boost your credentials with engineering management expertise.

You will take four graduate-level courses to learn about topics such as:

  • project management,
  • operations research,
  • cost estimating,
  • financial analysis,
  • and more.

Certain courses taken for this certificate may be applied toward ODU's Master of Engineering Management.

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Required Courses

  • 12 credit hours

You will select four courses from an approved list.

Online Learning Environment

Access course materials online from any location. Some classes will have live, regular online meeting times, while others will not. The instructor may schedule assignments and exams at specific times. All courses follow ODU's regular academic calendar.

Calculating Cost

  • In-state Virginia Residents$571 per credit hour*
  • Out-of-state Students$595 per credit hour

Rates are effective Summer 2022 and subject to change.
* In-state rate assumes residency requirements are met.


Training in engineering management can help you in positions like the ones below.

Note: earning a degree from ODU does not guarantee employment in the positions listed above. Explore more career information on our Career Coach website.

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How to Apply

You should have a bachelor of science in engineering (or equivalent) to be accepted into this program. To take this certificate by itself, you should apply as a non-degree seeking graduate student. Current ODU students should talk to their advisor about adding this certificate.

Meet Your Team

You'll have a dedicated academic advisor for this program.

Contact us if you have questions about admission requirements, transferring credits, or application deadlines.