Engineering Business, Graduate Certificate

The engineering business graduate certificate program involves eight courses with academic and participation elements. The program offers students opportunities to apply the technical aspects of an engineering skill foundation in corporate settings. This equips them to manage projects, lead people, make data-driven and market-based decisions, and advance economically sound initiatives.

To earn the engineering business certificate, students must have completed in good standing a BS(Engineering)/MS[Engineering Management] program at Northeastern or an MS(Engineering Management) with a BS(Engineering) also from Northeastern; have been accepted through application and committee admission to the Galante Engineering Business Program; participated in the Galante Engineering Business Program cocurricular elements; and taken four specified business-skill courses in the College of Engineering graduate school as listed under the Program Requirements tab in addition to the four required core engineering management courses. 

Refer to the Galante Engineering Business Program web page for additional details and description.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Course Requirements

Technological Entrepreneurship
Complete 4 semester hours from the following:4
Product Development for Engineers
Customer-Driven Technical Innovation for Engineers
Managing People and Organizations
EMGT 5300Engineering/Organizational Psychology4
Financial Analysis
EMGT 6305Financial Management for Engineers4
Information Analysis
IE 5640Data Mining for Engineering Applications4

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

16 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.400 GPA required