Program Information

Our professional master’s in manufacturing leadership is ideal for experienced technical professionals who want to build their operations and personnel management skills and expertise. It’s an advanced degree that equips the next generation of operations leaders and facility managers with enriching experiences in teamwork, leadership, decision-making, and professional skills development, as well as exposure to leading-edge technology.

Multi-Disciplinary Approach

The PMML program is a collaborative effort between Georgia Tech’s colleges of business and engineering and Georgia Tech Professional Education; each entity has played a vital role in the program’s design, launch and execution.

The degree offers a comprehensive curriculum that covers:

  • Supply chain management
  • Leadership and organizational behaviors
  • Problem-solving and decision-making
  • Manufacturing reliability
  • Quality control and Lean manufacturing
  • Principles of management
  • Foundational and emerging technologies in your manufacturing segment

As a result, students acquire vital soft skills, like leading change and handling conflict, as well as technical competencies, including sustainable system design and computer integration. What’s more, these aspiring leaders don’t have to put their careers on hold; they can keep their full-time positions and apply what they’re learning to their current jobs.