MS Engineering Management Careers

An engineering management degree holder may be employed in almost any type of organization.

Most engineering managers work first as engineers before advancing into management positions.

Top 5 Industries Employing the Highest Number of Engineering Managers:

  • Architecture, Engineering, and Related Services
  • Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
  • Scientific Research and Development Services
  • Electronic Component Manufacturing
  • Management of Companies and Enterprises

Principal Duties Include:

  • Project management
  • Research and product development
  • Act as overseers who formulate plans to see that projects are successfully completed
  • Manage employees from various engineering disciplines as well as cross-disciplinary and global teams
  • Ensure that the final product is budgeted accurately and supported by upper management