Master of Science in Systems Engineering
Southern Methodist University

Program Details

The online MS in Systems Engineering degree program from Southern Methodist University focuses on the development and management of systems (products and services) that satisfy customer requirements considering engineering, technology, environmental, management, risk, and economic factors by viewing the system as a whole during its life cycle. The curriculum provides students with a foundation in systems engineering as well as exposure to a variety of topics such as:

  • Reliability
  • Quality 
  • Logistics/Supply Networks 
  • Operations Research
  • Engineering Management
  • Software Engineering 
  • Telecommunications
  • Environmental Engineering


  • A B.S. in engineering, mathematics or one of the quantitative sciences
  • A minimum of two years of college-level mathematics, including at least one year of calculus

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges