The Coordinated Master of Business Administration and Master of Science Mechanical Engineering

This coordinated MBA-MSME degree option incorporates content in management, economics, finance, and marketing into a framework for mechanical engineering. The coordinated degree can be completed in 57 semester credit hours including courses for both Business and Engineering.

In addition to the general graduate admission requirements of The University of Texas at Tyler, students applying for admission to the MBA-MSME coordinated degree option must meet the College of Business and Technology and College of Engineering and Computer Science requirements listed elsewhere in this catalog.

Degree Requirements MBA-MSME

Note: See College of Engineering and Computer Science

The course requirements for the coordinated degree are as follows:

MSME Courses

Two of the following:

ENGR 5300Systems Engineering

ENGR 5327Quality Control and Statistics

ENGR 5320Reliability Analysis

ENGR 5323Design of Experiments

One of the following:

ENGR 5318Manufacturing Systems

ENGR 5322Human Factors

ENGR 5324Engineering Project Management

ENGR 5331Constraints Management

ENGR 5332New Project Development

Six Project hours

ENGR 5650Engineering Project


ENGR 5350Engineering Project

ENGR 5350: taken twice

15 additional hours of approved Mechanical Engineering Graduate Courses semester hours

MBA Courses

Thirty semester hours of graduate business courses:

ACCT 5300Accounting Concepts and Processes

ACCT 5320Accounting for Management Control

ECON 5300Economic Concepts and Processes

ECON 5320Advanced Economic Analysis

FINA 5320Advanced Financial Management

MANA 5305Decision Making in Operations Management

MANA 5320Leading and Managing People

MARK 5320Advanced Marketing Fundamentals

MANA 5350Strategic Human Resources Management

MANA 5395Formulating and Implementing Strategy

Students completing the MBA-MSME coordinated degree option will be awarded both degree simultaneously upon completion of the joint program.