Master of Engineering - Systems Engineering

Master of Engineering - Systems Engineering

Utilizing an Open Academic Model, the School of Systems and Enterprises at Stevens Institute of Technology emphasizes global partnerships in systems and enterprises related research and education with industry and government, to provide a highly relevant and rigorous educational experience. Stevens Systems Engineering graduate programs offer a multidisciplinary approach to engineering education by providing a blend of engineering, systems, and management subjects. The School of Systems and Enterprises is the largest provider of systems engineering education to the U.S. federal government and to defense-related industries worldwide.

The Master of Engineering degree in Systems Engineering requires a total of 30 graduate credits and includes a blend of engineering, systems thinking, and management subjects. Students learn to manage engineering, technology, and systems integration in a market where globalization, technology, quality, complexity, and productivity are the key business drivers.

The program is appropriate for all Engineers, System and IT Architects, System Analysts, Business Process Analysts and Program and Project Managers.

Core Course Requirements for Full Degree

  • SYS 625 Fundamentals of Systems Engineering
  • SYS 650 System Architecture and Design
  • SYS 605 Systems Integration
  • EM 612 Project Management of Complex Systems
  • SYS 611 Modeling and Simulation or
  • SYS 645 Design for System Reliability, Maintainability and Supportability or
  • SYS 660 Decision and Risk Analysis 
  • SYS 800 Special Problems in Systems Engineering (Master's Project)

Applicable Elective Courses

Up to 4 elective* courses can be selected by the candidate. One elective in a quantitative course is required.

  • SYS 640 System Supportability and Logistics
  • SYS 655 Robust System Design
  • ES 684 Systems Thinking
  • EM 655 Integrated Supply Chain Management
  • SYS 681 Dynamic Modeling of Systems and Enterprise
  • SYS 801 Special Problems in Systems Engineering

*These electives are for illustrative purposes only. Additional electives from other SSE programs, engineering disciplines, and management are also available to students. Selection of electives must be approved and coordinated with a faculty advisor.

Graduate Certificates

The School of Systems and Enterprises offers several four course, 12-credit Graduate Certificate programs in these specific areas:

Advanced Systems Architecting
Engineering Management
Enterprise Architecture and Governance
Financial Engineering
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Practices
Project Management
Logistics and Supply Chain Analysis
Software Engineering
Space Systems Engineering
Systems-Centric Software Engineering
Systems Engineering and Architecting
Systems Engineering Management
Systems and Supportability Engineering

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Current Students: Consult your faculty advisor and study plan for course requirements and electives.

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