The Curriculum

List of Pre- MEM Courses

In order to prepare for our MEM Program, it would be helpful to have taken classes in Engineering Economy, Operation Research, Engineering Statistics and Production Planning and Control. The number of courses required from this category differs from an applicant to another according to the degree of relevance of his/her education and area of expertise to the field of Underground.

The Pre-MEM Course List                Credits

Engineering Economy                          3.00
Operation Research                             3.00
Engineering Statistics                          3.00
Production Planning and Control        3.00

Core & General Courses: (7 Courses, 21 Credit hours)
Regardless of the MEM option, all students are required to complete the following courses:

 

Course

Course Title

credits

Core courses in Engineering Management

ENGM 510

Advanced Engineering Statistics

3

ENGM 515

Advanced Engineering Economy

3

ENGM 520

Quality and Performance Management

3

ENGM 530

Concepts and Principles of Engineering Management

3

ENGM 540

Production/Operations Management

3

ENGM 550

Project Management

3

ENGM 560

Safety Engineering

3

 

Sub-Total

21

Core courses in Business Administration

ACCT 532

Managerial Accounting

3

HRM 512

Human Resources Management

3

 

Sub-Total

6


Areas of Concentration (2 courses, 6 hours)

The MEM program is designed to include 3 option areas to cater different interests of the professional students.  For the option areas, student is required to select 2 courses under the option area selected.

MEM Option Areas (Elective Courses)

  1. Construction Management                      6 credit hours
  2. Industrial Management                            6 credit hours
  3. Quality Management                                  6 credit hours

MEM Option Areas (Elective Courses):

In addition to the 9 core courses of the program, 2 courses must be taken to complete the option credits to qualify student for graduation in the MEM degree with option.
 

Construction Management Option

Credit hours

ENGM 570

Construction Scheduling and Cost Estimating

3

ENGM 571

Contract Management and Project Delivery System

3

ENGM 572

Construction Risk Management

3

Industrial Management Option

Credit hours

ENGM 580

Organizational Change Management

3

ENGM 581

Systems Engineering

3

Quality Management Option

Credit hours

ENGM 590

Quality Control

3

ENGM 591

Reliability Engineering

3

MEM Approved Technical Elective Courses

Two courses (6 credit hours) should be chosen from the following approved technical elective courses:

MKT 511

Marketing Management

3

FIN 511

Financial Management

3

IBM 511

International Business Management

3

MIS 511

Management Information Systems

3

MGT 581

Business Strategies

3

HRM 536

Cultural Diversity in Business

3

MEM Case Study Report

This last course is designed to be taken during the last semester culminating all aspects of engineering management in the chosen area of concentration.

ENGM 595

Case Study Report

3