Student Body Profile

MEM students are experienced scientists, engineers, and technical professionals from diverse corporate backgrounds. They bring a wealth of practical knowledge, insight, and expertise to the classroom, enriching the learning experience for everyone.

*Note: Data below is from Fall 2017

Program Enrollment

Number of Students in Fall Enrollment: 80

Fall Enrolled Students

Student Demographics

Average Age: 31

Average Age of Fall Students

Gender breakdown:

  • 29% women
  • 71% men

Geographical breakdown:

  • 23% international
  • 77% domestic students

Work Experience

Average years of prior work experience: 8

Average Years of Work Experience

Chicago-area companies represented in the program: more than 50