Master of Science in Systems Engineering and Management * (JSOM)

Program Information

School: Naveen Jindal School of Management

Program: Systems Engineering and Management * (JSOM)

Test Score Required: None.

Catalog Page: MS

Undergraduate Transcripts: Yes

Undergraduate Degrees: physics, chemistry, math, engineering, economics, finance, etc. preferred to ensure adequate math background

Relevant Work Experience: 3 years or more desired for those seeking the Executive Education MS

Executive Education Program: MS

Certificates: Certificate in Systems Engineering (SE) and Certificate in Systems Management (SM), both located on a combined webpage.

* Program offered jointly by the Erik Jonsson School Of Engineering and Computer Science and the School of Management.

Letters of Recommendation: 3

Completed Request for Recommendation forms from individuals (employers, community leaders, teachers, etc) able to judge your probable success in graduate school. Letters of recommendation may be sent directly to the program.

Resume: Yes

Admissions Essay: Yes

One page essay outlining the applicant's academic interests and goals is required.

Deadlines: University deadlines apply.

Possible Careers in Systems Engineering and Management * (JSOM)

Manager, Director, Systems Engineering and Management

Salary Information

See Bureau of Labor Statistics for detailed salary information on these careers. Another great resource is the Occupational Outlook Handbook.


Dr. Rajiv Shah

JSOM Advising Office
Jindal School of Management
The University of Texas at Dallas, SM 20
800 West Campbell Road
Richardson, TX 75080-3021
Office: SOM 2.250