Document Type

Closed Project

Publication Date

Summer 1996


Dragan Milosevic

Course Title

Engineering Management Program

Course Number

ETM 590


The Engineering Management Program at Portland State University provides students, primarily practicing engineers and scientists but also those interested in continued research, the opportunity for a management education with technical focus and professional skill development to support advancement into technical management positions. Since its inception 10 years ago, EMP had graduated approximately 100 alumni with Master's in Engineering Management (and several Ph.D.). EMP has implemented a process of continuing improvement fielding, amongst other projects, a student-survey based assessment in the summer of 1995. The summary of the information revealed several areas worthy of closer inspection for improvement, among those the need for increased resources of both faculty and facilitates, and the inclusion of "real-world' experiences into the program. At the same time, concern rose over the large percentage of inactive students. In 1995, the program was composed of approximately 88 active students versus 52 inactive students.


In Copyright. URI: This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use. For other uses you need to obtain permission from the rights-holder(s).


This project is only available to students, faculty, and staff of Portland State University.

Persistent Identifier