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Lake Superior State University

Engineering Management: Bachelor of Science

Program Description

The Engineering Management program is designed for students who already have a technical associate’s degree to complete a management-oriented bachelor’s degree in two additional years. The program will expand your technical education in robotics and automation. It will also provide you with valuable business skills that could qualify you for advancement in industry.

Technical associate’s degree transfer credits are accepted for a wide range of technical programs. Technical courses provide a focus in modern robotics and automated manufacturing methods.

Program Focus — Engineering management combines technical and business classes. Typical business classes include accounting, finance and management. The technical classes have a manufacturing flavor. Typical technical classes include calculus, robotics technology, advanced quality methods, programmable logic controllers and automated manufacturing systems.

Degree Requirements

School of Business, Economics and Legal Studies (28 Credits)

  • ACTG132 Principles of Accounting I 4
  • ACTG133 Principles of Accounting II 4
  • BUSN 300/400-Level Electives* 6
  • ECON302 Managerial Economics 4
  • FINC341 Managerial Finance 4
  • MGMT360 Management Concepts and Applications 3
  • MGMT471 Production Operation Management 3

School of Engineering and Technology (21-22 Credits)

  • EGNR310 Advanced Quality Engineering 3
  • EGET110 Applied Electricity 4
  • EGME141 Manufacturing Processes 3
  • EGRS380 Robotics Technology 2
  • EGRS480 Control Systems and Automation 3
  • EGRS482 Automation and Simulation Lab 1
  • EGxx Electives 6

Complete at least 5 credits of 300/400 level LSSU equivalent courses in EGxx.

Technical Electives (34-37 credits)

Support Courses (11 credits)

  • MATH112 Calculus for Business and Life Sciences 4
  • MATH207 Principles of Statistical Methods 3
  • PHYS221 Principles of Physics 4

*BUSN Electives: Complete at least six credits of 300-400 level (LSSU equivalent) courses in ACTG, BUSN, ECON, MGMT or MRKT.

General Education:  All LSSU bachelor's degree candidates must complete the LSSU general education core requirements, or have earned the MACRAO Stamp (Michigan Community College transfer students), or have completed the general education certification (Sault College transfer students), or have already earned a bachelor's degree (honors bachelor degree from a Canadian University).

A minimum of 125 credits (at the 100 level or higher) must be earned for graduation with a cumulative gpa of 2.00 or higher.  A gpa of 2.00 or higher is also required in your Major, as well as in your General Education Core Requirements.

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