University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

College of Engineering

Business Management for Engineers (BME)


202 Coble Hall

801 South Wright Street

Champaign, IL 61820

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

BME certificate

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Business Management for Engineers (BME) certificate consists of a sequence of courses that concentrate on the principles and practice in business concepts and management skills designed help to build the aptitude of engineers in this area; an expertise that is inherently necessary for successful managers and leaders. This program is designed to provide a multiplier effect on the value of an engineering degree by providing engineers with the understanding and the tools to propose and/or lead initiatives, and participate in the process of innovation and market adoption within corporate environments. It offers students the opportunity to explore the ways that technological innovations are created and adopted throughout the modern world. Business Management for Engineers courses are taught by Fortune 500 executives, leading innovators in engineering, top legal experts, and distinguished academics.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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