Duke engineering management students

Master of Engineering Management On-Campus Program

In one year on Duke's campus, earn a master's degree that expands your technical depth and increases your business knowledge

Duke's on-campus Master of Engineering Management offers a curriculum with maximum flexibility and variety to suit your interests:

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Our Goal: to Train Industry Leaders

We provide to a select group of high-potential students with science and engineering backgrounds an engineering management curriculum that is:


State of the Art

  • Interdisciplinary: Business, law and engineering are integrated, with the support of Fuqua School of Business* and Duke School of Law
  • Workshops: Regularly scheduled, with high-demand topics that will help you develop marketable business knowledge


  • Team-Based Learning: Students work together to develop solutions that could not have been attained individually
  • Case Study Method: Students are placed in a complex business situation where they must analyze options and propose a course of action
  • Seminars: Interact with top industry leaders and gain exposure to a variety of aspects of business and industry


* Fuqua School of Business courses are offered on a space-available basis with instructor consent. Fuqua courses are offered in six-week terms rather than semesters, and Master of Engineering Management students are limited to one (1) Fuqua course per term, two per semester. Fuqua courses require a separate registration process from that engineering courses.

Class Profile


  • Applicants/Admitted/Enrolled: 1,118/478/230
  • Average Age: 24
  • Entering with Work Experience: 50% (average 2.5 years)
  • Women: 52%

Scores (25-75% Range)

  • GRE Verbal: 152-158
  • GRE Quantitative: 161-168
  • GRE Analytical Writing: 3.5-4.0
  • TOEFL: 102-111
  • IELTS: 7.5-8
  • Duolingo: 135 (average)
  • Grade Point Average: 3.3-3.7

Countries Represented

world map showing countries represented by MEM students

  • Argentina
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • China
  • France
  • Greece
  • India
  • Kazakhstan
  • Lebanon
  • Mexico
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • Peru
  • Saudi Arabia
  • South Korea
  • Turkey
  • United States

Student Distribution by Undergraduate Major (2021-2022)


Duke is a founding member of the Master of Engineering Management Programs Consortium (MEMPC)Duke University is a founding member of the Master of Engineering Management Programs Consortium (MEMPC), a small group of highly recognized university graduate-level programs in engineering management.