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Engineering Management - The Minor of Choice

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Conference

2002 Annual Conference

Location

Montreal, Canada

Publication Date

June 16, 2002

Start Date

June 16, 2002

End Date

June 19, 2002

ISSN

2153-5965

Conference Session

Focus on Undergraduate Impact

Page Count

4

Page Numbers

7.486.1 - 7.486.4

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https://peer.asee.org/10071

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197

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Resit Unal

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Charles Keating

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Paul Kauffmann

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William Peterson

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Abstract

The minor in engineering management provides several real benefits to undergraduate engineering and engineering technology students, not the least of which can be a substantially larger starting salary. The other benefits it offers students are in the skill sets developed (project management, engineering economics, organization behavior / principles of management, and either statistical concepts or decision techniques), the preparation to start an engineering management graduate degree, and the bridging of the competency gaps identified in several national surveys. This paper addresses the benefits of the minor to engineering management programs.

Unal, R., & Keating, C., & Kauffmann, P., & Peterson, W. (2002, June), Engineering Management - The Minor of Choice Paper presented at 2002 Annual Conference, Montreal, Canada. https://peer.asee.org/10071

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