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Why ODU for Engineering Management?

Engineering management is a unique skill that applies engineering principles to business practice. 

ODU's program combines principles of science and systems engineering with project management tools and skills. 

Your coursework will build on your engineering experience. You'll graduate ready to address the design, operation, analysis, and transformation of complex problems. 

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Required Courses

  • 31 credit hours

You'll take six core courses (18 credit hours), and choose four elective courses (12 credit hours) from areas that interest you. Your program will culminate in a one-credit capstone course.

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$547 per credit hour*
  • Out-of-state Students$595 per credit hour

Rates are effective Summer 2019 and subject to change.
* In-state rate assumes residency requirements are met.

Careers in Engineering Management

By completing an engineering management master’s degree online from ODU, you'll be prepared to lead 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

To apply, you must have an undergraduate degree from an ABET-accredited program in engineering or engineering technology, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. In addition, you should have mathematics coursework through the level of integral calculus, matrix algebra, differential equations, and calculus-based probability and statistics. Additional application instructions are listed on the department's website.

If you are an international student interested in taking this program online from your home country, please contact the ODU International Admission Office for assistance.

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You may be able to take up to four courses (12 credit hours) as a non-degree graduate student, before you are accepted into a specific degree program. 

Please contact us to discuss this option with an expert advisor.

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.