Manufacturing Leadership Master's Degree
Get an immediate jump start into today's high-paying, innovative technology industries with a Manufacturing Leadership Master's Degree from RIT. At RIT, over 80 Master's Programs are geared towards some of the most sought after, math and science-related disciplines. So don't wait: contact us today to learn more about the programs at RIT.
The Manufacturing Leadership master's degree is well-suited to experienced working professionals who are looking to advance in their career to a mid- or senior-level role in the manufacturing or service industry. Students will study both business and engineering courses in a manner that best suits their schedule, whether part-time, full-time on-campus, or online.
This career-focused MS program is a joint development between the E. Philip Saunders College of Business and the Kate Gleason College of Engineering. Topics of study include organizational behavior and leadership, project management, system engineering, and global facilities planning. Students will also complete a capstone project in which they will work to solve a manufacturing or services management problem or process improvement plan, allowing them to put their skillset to work on a real-world issue, with significant financial benefit to sponsors. The choice of two electives gives students the opportunity to focus on the subject matter that's most relevant to their professional goals.
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When you study at RIT, you can expect to see a world of opportunity open up. Not only are our faculty members internationally respected for important contributions in their respective fields, but our partnership with national and international corporate and government entities will also give you unparalleled opportunities for research and career placement.
The value of a Master's Degree in Manufacturing Leadership from RIT can boost your earning potential. We can proudly say that we've had a 95% career placement rate for graduate students in 2014! Not only that, but when you complete your education at RIT, you'll be networked with more than 100,000 well-connected alumni who know and respect the power of an RIT qualification.
At RIT you can learn your way! Our graduates confidently transition into the "real" world feeling that what they've learned at RIT will help them in life, and most importantly, give them an advantage in the job market. Our unique blend of creativity and specialization in ground-breaking fields like manufacturing leadership mean RIT is among the world's leading career-oriented, technological institutions. Ask about our quarter program, which allows you to take classes four times a year and earn your degree faster.