24 months
1215 USD/credit 18225 USD/year
1215 USD/credit 18225 USD/year
586 USD/credit 8790 USD/year
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Elevate your career with Georgia Institute of Technology Professional Master's in Applied Systems Engineering (PMASE) by growing your technical expertise and building the business and leadership skills employers demand.


Key facts

Ranked by U.S. News and World Report as number four in the nation, with Industrial Systems and Engineering at number one, our graduate programs let you learn from the best without interrupting your career. 

Our two-year Applied Systems Engineering (PMASE) program at Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)  is a rigorous graduate degree designed to build deep expertise. You will:

  • Adopt an interdisciplinary approach to designing and managing complex systems over their life cycles
  • Get exposure to each phase of systems design – design analysis, functional analysis, flow-down and allocation, and design synthesis
  • Learn to solve complex challenges and opportunities
  • Build skills to convey essential upfront requirements to better ensure each project’s success
  • Understand the newest and most relevant industry developments, such as model-based systems engineering (MBSE)
  • Shape a mindset that nurtures systems-level thinking
  • Create a foundation for the SE Professional Certification through International Council on Systems Engineering (ICSE)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Modern Systems Engineering
  • Leading Engineering Teams
  • Analysis and Synthesis
  • Sensor Systems Analysis and Synthesis
  • Information Systems Analysis and Synthesis 
  • Analysis and Synthesis: Human Systems Integration
  • System of Systems and Architecture

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An bachelor’s degree in math, hard science (like biology, chemistry, physics, etc.) or engineering from an accredited college or university
  • GPA of at least 3.0
  • Five years of technically relevant professional work experience (which may include internships, technically-related summer and/or part-time positions, as well as participation in a cooperative education program)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18225 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1215 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    18225 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1215 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 586 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Atlanta

1213 - 2208 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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