Interdisciplinary Degrees

Master of Engineering in Systems Engineering

This program in Systems Engineering will lead you to a Master’s Degree in Engineering. It is designed to enable engineers, regardless of undergraduate discipline, to develop the analytical abilities needed to design, evaluate, and build complex systems involving many components and demanding specifications. The intent of this program is to extend the ability of engineers to work across disciplinary boundaries as needed. It also develops the management capabilities needed into today’s working environment.

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Master of Engineering in Engineering Management

The Engineering Management Program focuses on developing an individual’s engineering, science and management skills so they can succeed in a technology driven environment.  There is a growing need for engineers that can build and lead multi-disciplinary teams, while confronting technical and business challenges by applying a systems approach to solving real-world problems. The ISU Master of Engineering in Engineering Management Program is designed to train leaders who can meet both the technical and managerial challenges in developing modern complex engineered systems.

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Master of Engineering in Information Assurance

This program prepares highly-qualified engineers, computer science experts, and information systems professionals for information security and assurance careers. The Iowa State program is designed to fill the current and future need for information security and assurance professionals to support the nation’s information infrastructure. Information assurance has become a critical issue for businesses as they encounter problems from external network attacks as well as internal issues due to lax control systems and compliance requirements.

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