Curriculum

The master of science degree in manufacturing leadership is designed for experienced professionals moving to mid- and senior-level positions in manufacturing and service organizations. The program integrates business and engineering courses, delivering them in a part-time format where students continue to work while taking classes in the evenings or online.

The program consists of a total of 30 credits: 8 required courses, a capstone, and an elective. A typical course sequence is shown below:

First Year

  • MGMT-740 Organizational Behavior and Leadership
  • ISEE-771 Engineering of Systems I
  • ISEE-750 Systems and Project Management
  • CQAS-682 Lean Six Sigma Fundamentals
  • 0307-781 Quality Management
  • ACCT-794 Cost Managment in Technical Organizations
    or ACCT-603 Accounting for Decision Makers

Second Year

  • ISEE-745 Manufacturing Systems
  • ISEE-703 Supply Chain Management
  • ISEE-723 Global Facilities Planning
  • ISEE-793 MML Capstone, or ISEE-792 Engineering Capstone
  • Non-Business Elective

*Contact the program office for elective options.