Master of Global Engineering Leadership

College of Engineering, John Glenn College of Public Affairs, Max M. Fisher College of Business
Enhance your technical skills, grow as a leader. 

The Master of Global Engineering Leadership is a professional degree for practicing engineers who want to increase their management acumen and leadership skills along with their technical expertise.  The curriculum includes course work in business leadership, public policy, ethics, accounting, and a strong technical focus through the choice of a specialization track. Students practice new professional and technical skills to complete a culminating project. The degree is delivered completely online and can be completed in 18 - 28 months or longer.

If you're interested in a program with a more specific management focus, consider the online Master of Engineering Management, which includes interdisciplinary coursework in business, leadership and public affairs.

Campus Requirements: 
NONE — 100% Online
Time to Completion: 
1-2 years (on average)
Raejean Johnson
Raejean Johnson
Global Engineering Leadership Student
"I have gained useful knowledge that is proving helpful in securing a position as an engineering leader in my company."

Program Tracks

  • Automotive Systems Engineering
  • Welding Engineering
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Custom Track

Sample Courses

ISE 5810

Lean Sigma Foundations

Comprehensive foundation course in Integrated Lean and Six Sigma for students pursuing Yellow, Green, or Black Belt Certification.
WE 7027

Introduction to Additive Manufacturing

This courses covers unique modern additive manufacturing processes and addresses polymers, ceramics, metals, and hybrid materials. Applications and limitations of additive manufacturing are also discussed.
Program Track: 
Additive Manufacturing Track
ME 7236

Powertrain Dynamics

Overview of dynamics and control of automotive powertrain systems. Emphasis on subsystem interactions. Analytical and numerical methods for dynamics of gas exchange, fueling, combustion and exhaust, and mechanical engine and transmission systems.
Program Track: 
Automotive Systems Engineering Track
ENGR 6210

Leadership and Team Effectiveness

Leadership and Team Effectiveness is fundamentally the product of the appropriate application of leadership and management at the group or team level. As such, it is about the student's ability to get things accomplished successfully with others regardless of their position or authority or geographic locations of team members.

Featured Faculty

Giorgio Rizzoni
Mechanical & Aerospace Engr, Ford Motor Company Chair
Avraham Benatar
Associate Professor

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