12 months
20460 USD/year
20460 USD/year
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Systems engineers are in demand for their technical expertise and leadership abilities, often entering management early in their careers. A Master of Science in Systems Engineering at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University prepares graduates for this next step.

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Offering both technical and engineering management tracks, Embry-Riddle allows you to focus your education on the elements most important to you. The technical track focuses on system design, analysis and implementation, while the engineering management track incorporates organizational systems management. Students interested in pursuing a doctorate, can chose to pursue the M.S. in Systems Engineering with the thesis option.

Regardless of the career path you choose, a M.S. in Systems Engineering at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University  provides an unparalleled education to help you achieve your goals.

About Systems Engineering at the Daytona Beach

Graduates often seek opportunities in project management, systems engineering, systems analysis, reliability engineering, consultancy work, and other areas in industries such as aerospace, defense, transportation, aviation, airport services, energy, information technology, and more. With the thesis option, students are prepared for advancement into doctoral programs.

  • The Technical Track builds on an engineering, technical, or physical sciences undergraduate degree to enhance systems thinking and systems engineering methods for solving real-world engineering problems. The Engineering Management Track combines the technical aspects of the field with business-oriented course work for management roles
  • The program’s two tracks — technical or engineering management — give students the freedom to tailor their electives. The Daytona Beach Campus offers students the ability to implement systems thinking in state-of-the-art facilities, learning and conducting research alongside engineers from multiple disciplines.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Systems Engineering
  • System Requirements Analysis and Modeling
  • Systems Engineering Management
  • System Quality Assurance
  • System Architecture Design and Modeling
  • Graduate Thesis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts sent directly from all colleges and universities attended (bachelor’s degree is required) Official transcripts of any graduate courses attempted.
  • The statement of objectives is an important part of your application. You should give your reasons for wishing to do graduate work in the field you have chosen, incorporating your interests, your background, and your long-term professional goals.
  • Letters of Recommendation - Three Endorser’s Recommendations — two academic and one professional.
  • Resume - A current résumé outlining your past educational and work experiences.
  • GMAT/GRE Scores
  • Foreign Credential Evaluation
  • Language Requirement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20460 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    20460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20460 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Daytona Beach

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.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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