Industry wants to hire engineers who are not only competent in their discipline, but also have a beginning understanding of engineering management and leadership. As defined by the American Society for Engineering Management, this discipline is “the art and science of planning, organizing, allocating resources, and directing and controlling activities which have a technological component.” This certificate is an opportunity for engineering students to graduate ready to meet the challenges unique to leadership in the engineering environment.
Students should contact the program coordinator for the application procedure and appropriate forms.
Once an application is filed, it is included in the degree audit form. It is the responsibility of the student’s advisor to certify certification completion along with the final degree audit.