Harnessing the Power of Integrative Thinking
ISD delivers a world class educational portfolio that emphasizes integrative systems, design, and research, and their application to emerging fields such as manufacturing, energy, and automotive systems that are transforming the very way we live.
Master’s and Doctoral Graduate Degree Programs
Other Programs of Study
Explore additional degree options and formats:
Sequential Undergraduate / Graduate Study (SUGS)
Undergraduates at the University of Michigan’s College of Engineering can save time and money, and accelerate the start of a career. By double-counting and transferring courses, it is possible to finish an ISD Master of Engineering degree in just one year
Non-Candidate for Degree
Students who have a unique learning need might find the right fit with ISD’s Non-Candidate for Degree (NCFD) status. Credit earned from these courses may be used toward other degrees at U-M as well as other institutions.
- Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship offered through the Center for Entrepreneurship.
- Certificate Programs offered through the Rackham Graduate School.
- NEXUS Professional Programs Certificates offered through NEXUS at Michigan Engineering.
- INCOSE Certification in Systems Engineering
Dual Master of Engineering in Manufacturing and Master of Business Administration
Pursue concurrent work in manufacturing engineering and business administration that leads to both a Master of Engineering in Manufacturing (MEM) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA).
U-M-SJTU Accelerated Master’s Degree Program
This program is designed for students who receive an undergraduate BSE degree from UM–Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s Joint Institute (JI SJTU) and wish to pursue an Integrative Systems + Design (ISD) Engineering Master’s degree at U-M.
Build a Custom Degree With our Integrative Curriculum
In response to the uncertainty and volatility arising from the unprecedented evolution of the engineering field and its many industries, ISD collaborated with U-M’s world-renowned faculty and leading industry and government experts to revamp our curriculum.
Explore All of the Courses ISD Has to Offer
See our wide variety of courses and plan your custom degree path
With application submissions open year-round for ISD’s fall, winter and spring/summer terms, you can submit your application today. We look forward to hearing from you!