Dual MBA-MS (Engineering)
The College of Business Administration and the College of Engineering offer an integrated program leading to the conferral of the Master of Business Administration degree with a major in business administration (concentration in operations management preferred) and the Master of Science with a major in computer science or one of the following engineering majors: aerospace, biomedical, civil, chemical, computer, electrical, engineering science, environmental, industrial, materials science, mechanical and nuclear engineering. (Refer to each major for specific information and requirements).
The establishment of the dual degree program addresses the critical need for personnel trained in both engineering and management who can integrate an increasingly complex body of knowledge for rapid introduction of new products on the marketplace.
The objective of the dual degree program is to prepare graduates to take a leading management role in companies that must react quickly to a dynamic market where forces of competition require rapid changes via short cycles in design, manufacturing and product development.
All engineering and computer science students enrolled in the program must complete coursework designed to provide them with an integrated, multidisciplinary experience. The MS-MBA curriculum consists of 36 hours of coursework in the College of Business Administration and 24 hours of coursework in the College of Engineering, for a total of 60 hours.
- Applications are accepted for the fall semester only
- Students will initially apply for the MBA program, indicating on the application the intent to pursue the MS-MBA program
- The application deadline is February 1
- Required tests for the program include the GMAT and the GRE
- International candidates must also complete the TOEFL exam if they are graduates of a non-U.S. undergraduate program within the past 2 years
For application information, go to http://mba.utk.edu/.
"No other program could offer me the experience or accomplishments that I have achieved at UT." Ben Jordan, 2003 MS/MBA Graduate, Co-Inventor of SAFELightTM
Dr. Masood Parang
Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs
College of Engineering
101 Perkins Hall
Knoxville, TN 37996-2011
Phone: (865) 974-3691
Fax: (865) 974-9879
Ms. Donna Potts
Director of MBA Admissions
College of Business Administration
504 Haslam Building
Knoxville, TN 37996-4150
Phone: (865) 974-5033