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University of Virginia - 2016

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Graduate Engineering Dual Degree Program Description

MBA/ME Program. Positions of leadership in firms pursuing technologically-based competitive strategies call for managers (graduates) who have been thoroughly grounded in the technical practices of an engineering field and in the social, political, and organizational practices of the field of business administration. Graduates of the MBA/ME program will be prepared to face both the managerial and technological challenges associated with innovation and technical activities throughout the business firm. The MBA/ME joint-degree program creates an opportunity for graduate students to acquire breadth of understanding and added flexibility needed to operate effectively at the interface between the commercial and technical units of modern industry and society.