Information sessions allow prospective students to get an in-depth look at the Master of Engineering Management program.Information sessions allow prospective students to get an in-depth look at the Master of Engineering Management program.

Information Sessions

The MEM program holds regular information sessions both on-campus and online for the sole purpose of educating candidates with the vital information they will need to pursue an MEM degree.

Online Information Sessions

We invite you to learn more about the Master of Engineering Management program by attending an online information session. Held in a webinar-style format, these information sessions offer a wonderful opportunity to hear more about the program's distinctive features and curriculum—as well as giving us ample time to answer any questions you might have.

Register by clicking a date below and obtaining the log-in information:

thursday, May 11, 2017 - 12:00-1:00 pM CST

The online information session highlights:

  • Understand the details about our part- and full-time options
  • Learn why the MEM program is the “degree of choice” for engineering professionals seeking to further their careers
  • Enjoy an online presentation by the associate director
  • Participate in an online Q&A session with current students

evanston Campus Information Session

The MEM program offers an on-campus information session, providing prospective students the opportunity to meet with faculty and experience the campus in person. 

Register by clicking a date below:

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 5:00-6:00 pM CST

The on-campus information session held on Thursday, March 16th, 2017 is in conjunction with the annual MEM Industry Night.  Prospective students will be invited to join the networking hour and keynote speaker after attending the information session.  Please contact stephen-tilley@northwestern.edu with any questions.

On-campus information session highlights:

  • Get an in-depth understanding of how to become a leading engineering manager
  • Enjoy a presentation by the director
  • Participate in a Q&A session with current students
  • Learn why the MEM program is the “degree of choice” for engineering professionals seeking to further their careers
  • Join a class in session – see what it's like to be a student! (optional – immediately follows information session)

Downtown Chicago Information Session

The MEM program offers information sessions in downtown Chicago, typically at corporate venues, providing prospective students working in Chicago an opportunity to meet the MEM director and associate director.

On Tuesday, March 28th the MEM Program is sponsoring a Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Chicago Regional and IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) Chicago Chapter event.  Attendees can learn more about the MEM degree, network with local STEM professionals, and join a presentation/workshop by Donna Karlin, Founder and Principal of the No Ceiling, Just Sky Institute.  The event is hosted at Jenner & Block LLP - 353 N. Clark Street, 45 Floor, Chicago, IL 60654.

Register by clicking a date below:

tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 5:30-8:30 pM CST

Application FEE Waiver

Those who attend an information session will receive a waiver of the normal $50 application fee.