Engineering Project Management - Minor

The Engineering Project Management minor is intended to help meet the requirements of industry by educating undergraduate engineering students to understand complex engineering projects, project organizations, and project management methods. Students completing this minor will be able to work effectively in multidisciplinary engineering projects immediately after completion and to advance more rapidly within the project management organization and profession. The management of projects entails technical knowledge, engineering skills, and management skills. 

To earn the minor, a student must complete a total of 16 semester credit hours that include prerequisite introductory core courses (ENGR 333 and ENGR 380) and courses selected from the following 3 categories:

  1. Business management and leadership. The courses listed under this category provide required skills to understand the key management principles and provide leadership in project planning and execution.
  2. Economics, systems, and decisions. The courses listed under this category provide advanced understanding of the analytical tools required to support project planning and execution.
  3. Project management applications.  The courses listed under this category provide examples of the application of project management principles.
Core Courses
ENGR 333Project Management for Engineers3
ENGR 380Seminar Series in Engineering Project Management1
Business Management and Leadership
Select from the following:2-4
Creating a Self-Aware Leader
Leading for Impact in Engineering, Business and Society
The Role of Engineering and Business in Society
Finding Your Leadership Qualities
Leading for a Lifetime: Continual Learning and Influence
Engineering Leadership
Survey of Management
Workshop in Leadership Education
Workshop in Leadership Education II
Seminar in Executive Leadership
Seminar in Executive Leadership II
Economics, Systems, and Decisions
Select from the following:2-9
Risk Analysis in Safety Engineering
Quantitative Risk Analysis in Safety Engineering
Civil Engineering Systems
Six Sigma and Applied Statistics
Economic Analysis of Engineering Projects
Human Systems Interaction
Quality Engineering
Systems Thinking
Organizational Systems
Quality Assurance
Petroleum Project Evaluation
System Safety Engineering
Project Management Applications
Select from the following:3-9
Entrepreneurial Pathways in Medical Devices
Senior Capstone Design
Computer Systems Design
Civil Engineering Project Management
Design Problems in Civil Engineering
Construction Management of Field Operations
Engineering Project Estimating and Planning
Electrical Design Laboratory I
Electrical Design Laboratory II
Interdisciplinary Design
Interdisciplinary Design II
Engineering Product Lean Launch
Engineering Technology Capstone I
Engineering Technology Capstone II
Capstone Senior Design
Introduction to Mechanical Engineering Design
Intermediate Design
Managing People and Projects in a Technological Society
Materials Research and Design I
Materials Research and Design II
Integrated Asset Development
Total Semester Credit Hours16

Minimum required GPA to declare minor is a 2.5.

Must earn a grade of C or better in each course used towards minor.

Must achieve an overall GPA of 2.5 in approved minor coursework.