Systems Engineering (M.S.)

The master’s program in systems engineering at FSU Panama City offers a methodical, multi-disciplinary approach for the design, realization, technical management, operations and retirement of a system. Housed under the Department of Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering of the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering, the program is part of a leading academic institution with excellent records of achievement in research and public service. More details regarding the program can be found at the College of Engineering MSSE website

Coursework covers the entire technical effort to evolve into and verify an integrated and life cycle balanced set of system people, products and process solutions that satisfy customer needs. Defense Acquisition University defines a “system” as an integrated composite of people, products and processes that provide a capability to satisfy a stated need or objective.

Whether you are continuing career or starting out, the program will help engineers from diverse fields to better understand how to manage complex systems and improve processes.



Our master’s systems engineering program is designed to compliment your professional and academic experience to take you to the next level of your expertise. 

The program combines engineering principals with a systems perspective to give you the confidence and skills necessary to lead complex engineering projects.

 High demand

Demand is soaring for systems engineers who can lead teams to improve complex systems.

 Increase salary

Engineers with a master’s degree will earn 20 percent more, according to the National Association of Colleges and Employers.


Key to advancement

A master’s degree will open new doors for you in research opportunities or your professional career.