Earn a MSEM Degree

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Welcome to the UAB Master of Science in Engineering Management (MSEM) Graduate program. The MSEM is a joint degree between the School of Engineering and the Collat School of Business. We offer a MSEM degree with specialized concentrations to allow you to have both professional management knowledge and in-depth technical knowledge of your chosen field of study. Our concentrations currently include the following:

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering
  • Design and Commercialization
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Vehicle and Robotics Engineering

Preparation for Future Management Positions

Graduates can be well prepared for positions as engineers, project managers, program managers, product managers, consultants, technical sales representatives, technical sales support specialists, and engineering managers. They can gain the knowledge and skills needed to manage an organization’s relationship with technology vendors, evaluate technical proposals, develop internal technical training and education programs. Graduates also have the opportunity to be well-versed in bringing both a business and a technical perspective to cross-functional teams focused on strategic alignment or evaluation of emerging technologies. While the focus is employment, graduates will also be prepared to pursue advanced degrees in management, engineering management, interdisciplinary engineering Ph.D. programs and other similar programs.

Admissions

Admissions

Faculty

Faculty

Student Handbook

Student Handbook

Connect with Us

If you are interested in learning more about the MSEM program, please contact us by sending an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling (205) 934-8480.

Donny Burke, Ph.D., MSEM Director
Maria Whitmire, MEng, MSEM Program Manager