Many Opportunities in Systems Engineering

We recently sat down with Fred Highland – graduate faculty for UMBC’s Systems Engineering Graduate Programs – to chat about the field of Systems Engineering. Highland teaches System Architecture and Design; Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis; and the Systems Engineering Project.

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What does the future hold for systems engineers?

From aerospace and defense to consumer electronics, systems engineers are advancing 21st-century technology to new levels. Because of the accelerating demand for system capabilities and growth in the business environments where systems engineering is performed, the need for qualified systems engineers is growing quickly.