A Letter from our Director:
Welcome to the Engineering Management program at Purdue University. I would like to personally congratulate you on your admission to a unique and selective graduate program. This indicates that you have performed at a high level as an undergraduate and have a personal profile suggesting ambition coupled with significant leadership potential. We're proud to have you among our Purdue engineering family, a distinction you will carry with you throughout your life.
You have chosen a unique graduate program that will prepare you well for a career of leadership and accomplishment. You will increase your technical depth in engineering and you will take graduate-level business administration courses allowing you to strengthen your communication and leadership skills. Upon completion of the program, you will have a business perspective that will stand you apart from most of your engineering peers.
We have sought the opinions from industry leaders and they have told us that this combination of engineering and technical depth, coupled with communication skills and business perspective is perfectly aligned with their needs. Indeed, these attributes are mandatory for those assuming leadership positions. We're confident that your participation in our Engineering Management program will give you a head start in a career of distinction.
Joining the Engineering Management program means joining a network of caring and accomplished people dedicated to your success. We will partner with you every step of the way. We look forward to getting to know you and to helping you along your journey. Again, Welcome to Purdue!
Professor Dale Harris
Executive Director, Engineering Professional Education