Master’s Programs: Overview

Master of Science degree programs are offered through the School of Engineering in the following fields of Engineering, Software, Data Science and Technology Management:

Data Science

The Master of Science in Data Science program prepares students to pursue careers in the emerging and high-growth fields of data science and big data. It combines in-depth understanding with hands-on skills, technologies, techniques, and analysis tools for data science. Graduates of this program will have the theoretical, practical, and comprehensive knowledge to manage and analyze large-scale, complex data to enable efficient data-driven discoveries and decisions.

Electrical Engineering

The master’s degree in Electrical Engineering trains people to succeed in the following industries: energy (utilities, commercial power, alternative energy), power transmission and distribution, power electronics, electrical design, manufacturing, product design, controls, mechatronics, and robotics. Courses cover the areas of Power Systems - legacy, alternative, and distributed - and Power Electronics plus Electric Machines, Communications, Networks & Signals, Controls, and Embedded Systems.

Information Technology

The M.S. degree in Information Technology (IT) prepares individuals to develop and support organizational IT infrastructure. Graduates of this program can apply the acquired skills and knowledge to advance their careers in IT architecture, strategic software business analysis planning, project portfolio and program management jobs.

Manufacturing Engineering

The Manufacturing Engineering master's program offers professionals with engineering, science or liberal arts backgrounds an opportunity to strengthen their engineering management and leadership skills. Through study of best practices and ideas in the context of real-world manufacturing and service systems, students gain the skills and confidence to handle daily operations and make better decisions.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering is a master's degree program for those interested in advanced engineering concepts and tools. Courses cover areas such as energy and power systems, fluids and heat transfer, product design, modeling and simulation, materials, and manufacturing.

Regulatory Science

Designed for those interested in transitioning into the field of Regulatory Science. It is also intended for new regulatory professionals who recognize the need to acquire a broader understanding of regulatory requirements and how to achieve them. The program covers submissions, clinical studies, quality systems, international submissions, device manufacturing, combination products and other regulatory topics.

Software Engineering

Focusing on current software engineering concepts and methodologies, the Master of Science Degree in Software Engineering provides an opportunity for scientific, technical and sophisticated commercial and large-scale systems software professionals to enhance their expertise. This program is the preferred track for software architects, designers, and developers.

Software Management

This program provides students with the most relevant, practical, and applicable knowledge available in software engineering and software management. With the appropriate mix of technical and business skills, graduates of the Master of Science in Software Management program can systematically analyze business situations and propose, plan, and manage software development strategies and efforts to fulfill organizational objectives.

Systems Engineering

Systems Engineering: an applications-oriented Master’s program designed to enable the student to transition from the role of a domain-expert Engineer to a Systems Engineer, and is intended for people who need to design, develop and manage large and complex systems in industry. Major emphasis is placed on System Design, Verification & Validation, Simulation, and Project Management.

Technology Management

Technology Management: a well-designed Master’s program for those interested in successfully leading technology driven companies.    The program explores Finance & Accounting, Quality, Team & Project Management, Risk Assessment, Intellectual Property, Enterprise Systems, Tech Forecasting, and Leadership.

Contact Us

For more information, please contact the School of Engineering, Graduate Programs - Engineering and Software departments. We'd be happy to tell you more about our excellent graduate programs.

Graduate Programs in Engineering
gradengineering@stthomas.edu
651-962-5500
1-800-328-6819 ext. 2-5500

Graduate Programs in Software
gradsoftware@stthomas.edu
651-962-5500
1-800-328-6819 ext. 2-5500