12 months
26251 USD/year
26251 USD/year
12289 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Engineering Management at University of Kansas is a specialized form of management that is required to successfully lead engineering or technical personnel and projects. The term can be used to describe either functional management or project management. 


Engineering managers use their training and experience to coach, mentor and motivate technical professionals.

An engineering manager’s duties might include:

  • Overseeing the team members and processes associated with engineering and construction projects
  • Providing management and leadership to a team of analysts or industrial engineers
  • Helping a company or organization identify costs and budget needs for specific projects in their planning stage
  • Delegating tasks and inspecting processes and project results for accuracy and quality

What jobs can I get with an Engineering Management degree from University of Kansas?

Engineering managers typically require training and experience in both general management and the specific engineering disciplines that will be used by the engineering team to be managed. Engineering managers provide leadership in a variety of project-related fields, including construction, chemical engineering, computer engineering, supply chain engineering, aerospace engineering and electrical engineering.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Interpersonal and Persuasive Communication Skills for Managers
  • Managing Teams and Leading People
  • Financial Management for Professional Success
  • Project Management for Professionals
  • Applications of Quantitative Analysis in Decision Making
  • Strategic Analysis of Technology Projects

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Two years of professional experience which may be waived at program's discretion.
  • Official transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Current Resume
  • Graduates with a Bachelor of Science in Technology or related area are considered only with a 3.5+ GPA and five or more years of experience.
  • International applicants must meet KU’s English proficiency, visa and financial support document requirement. 
  • Online application

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26251 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26251 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    26251 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26251 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12289 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12289 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Lenexa

900 - 1400 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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