Combine Your Engineering Experience with Managerial Instruction
Prepare for Leadership
The Master of Engineering at Lawrence Tech is where an MBA and an Engineering graduate degree meet. It speaks to a huge demand for those who can lead, while also bringing a technical background. You’ll focus on management principles to push your career forward, and keep up-to-date with engineering industry trends.
Our fully online program is:
- Convenient – Study when and where you want; it’s 100% online.
- Collaborative – Learn alongside professionals employed at some of the largest companies in the region.
- Engaging – Talk with Automation Alley experts (many of whom sit on our advisory board).
- On-target – Design a path that works for you with electives in project management, global leadership, and advanced engineering topics.
We are committed to helping our students translate learning into practice. Our online courses are taught by the same world-class faculty that teach our campus-based programs. Our online Master of Engineering Management program provides an engaging environment where working professionals collaborate with engineering peers and industry leaders to solve real-world problems.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Engineering Managers are among the most highly compensated professionals in the nation. With a median income of over $130,000, this career path is highly desirable.
Michigan ranks 3rd in the nation in the number of Engineering Management jobs, and nearby states also rank highly. Job prospects are particularly strong for those with a master’s in Engineering Management.
It’s interactive — We believe the best learning environments are collaborative in nature. You’ll regularly interact with faculty and classmates to discuss and analyze what is being taught. We leverage cutting edge technology and best practices to make courses engaging and relevant.
It’s intimate — We limit graduate classes to no more than 25 students. You’ll have access to your professor during convenient online office hours. If you prefer communicating by email, you’ll be sure to get a quick response.
It’s on your schedule — Our courses are self-paced with new learning modules and assignments each week. You get to work on your time and your schedule to complete the work.
Dr. Alwerfall is a senior technical industrial advisor and manufacturing engineering educator with expertise in program and curriculum development. He is also an experienced community leader and founder of Manufacturing Engineering Solutions (MES), which provides technical support and strategic planning to the U.S. manufacturing industry.
Dr. Alwerfall develops executive training for organizations such as Chrysler, Ford, GM, Exxon Mobil, CONOCO Philips, and Tier I and II suppliers to the US auto industry.