Manufacturing Engineering (M.ENG.)

Illinois Tech’s Master of Engineering in Manufacturing Engineering is a course-only, professionally oriented degree program aimed at broadening student potential, enhancing technical versatility, and in some instances providing the opportunity for changes in career path. Each student will have the opportunity to develop a program that reflects their professional goals and interests in consultation with an adviser from the Department of Mechanical, Materials, and Aerospace Engineering.

Students will learn how to improve the quality and efficiency of manufacturing systems through advanced engineering training and understand the complete product development, management, and manufacturing process. Learn how to combine skills in mathematics, science, and business to develop innovative design systems and processes, and design a program that fits your professional goals.

Program Overview

In this professionally oriented program, you will combine skills in mathematics, science, and business to develop innovative design systems and processes. Improve the quality and efficiency of manufacturing systems through advanced skills in this engineering discipline.

Career Opportunities

Our graduate Master of Engineering in Manufacturing Engineering program will prepare you for such careers as:

  • Manufacturing engineer
  • Manufacturing technology engineer
  • Senior quality engineer (aerospace and defense)

The Master of Engineering in Manufacturing Engineering program provides students with the opportunity to develop a program that reflects their professional goals and interests in consultation with an adviser from the Department of Mechanical, Materials, and Aerospace Engineering.

There is no thesis or comprehensive exam required for the completion of this degree.

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Admissions requirements ensure that incoming students are well-prepared and qualified to succeed in their chosen program. Prospective students must review each program of interest to determine whether they meet admissions requirements as outlined in the course bulletin.

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