Stevens Online Blog: Insights, Inspiration and Information

Stevens Online education blogs are excellent resources for current and prospective students and professionals looking to stay up-to-date on the latest industry developments supported by our programs.

Through our blog, you can access in-depth articles, interviews and other resources that provide valuable insights into the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in today’s rapidly-changing business, technology and engineering landscapes. Whether you are considering enrolling in one of our programs, want to explore a new career path or deepen your knowledge in your current field, the Stevens online blog is an excellent source of information and inspiration for you to take advantage of.

online mba graduates
August 1, 2023
A Master’s in Business Administration is an impressive achievement on anyone’s resume—and the strength of that advanced degree, even though it is earned online, depends on the institution. But when done right, it’s an invaluable asset for online MBA graduates as they search for jobs. The Powerful Combination of Online MBA Coursework & Networking At […]
Headshot of Rojona Feliciano, a student in the StevensOnline MSCS program - computer science degree requirements
May 29, 2023
Rojona Feliciano was interested in computer science but earned her bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering before launching a career as a field engineer. Her work focused on x-ray machines, and the digitization of these devices reignited her interest in computers. When the pandemic hit, Feliciano reevaluated her goals and decided to turn her interest in […]
Data Science Resume: A pair of hands touches a phone and papers with data displayed in different charts and graphs.
March 31, 2023
The idea that people can glean a lot from data is nothing new. After all, we learn from experience and the missteps and successes of others. What is relatively new is our access to massive quantities of data — we now quantify, log, store and analyze those experiences, missteps and successes, as well as information […]
engineering technology
December 12, 2022
Engineering technology management can look like a straightforward amalgamation of people and project management, save for one detail. To achieve this delicate balance of direct support and overhead execution requires the right blend of technical and leadership abilities. Any management master's degree program can teach an individual contributor to organize and lead teams and keep projects on track. Only technically focused engineering management degree programs, such as Stevens Institute of Technology's online Master of Engineering in Engineering Management (MEM) program, blend critical business fundamentals with advanced technical instruction applicable in disciplines as different as industrial engineering and chemical engineering.
Headshot of Cecilia Kaido - distance learning degree
June 23, 2022
Cecelia Kaido earned her bachelor’s in mechanical engineering with a minor in mathematics in May of 2020. Shortly after, she began working for the global security and aerospace company Lockheed Martin. Drawn to leadership, Kaido was intensely curious about how engineering projects come together. She participated in Lockheed Martin’s leadership program and took three courses focused […]
A headshot image of Dr. Alparslan Emrah Bayrak - engineering curriculum
June 16, 2022
Dr. Alparslan Emrah Bayrak has been a part of the School of Systems and Enterprises at Stevens Institute of Technology since 2019. His extensive knowledge of human-computer collaboration is a driving force behind his research and shapes the university’s Master of Engineering in Engineering Management (M.Eng.) program.  Dr. Bayrak sees the overall value of the intelligent systems that are increasingly […]
data science
April 25, 2022
The 2.5 quintillion bytes of data people generate every day are a valuable source of valuable insights. Organizations are investing accordingly, and IDC predicts the data science market will be worth $274 billion by the end of 2022. However, the buzz surrounding data science, artificial intelligence and predictive analytics has prompted some employment analysts and technologists to suggest […]
engineering management degree
April 21, 2022
Engineers are behind many of history’s most significant innovations. From developing safer automobiles to perfecting the first spacecraft, engineers have toiled away behind the scenes doing the creative thinking, designing and building that allowed humanity to reach its loftiest goals, with the help of an engineering management degree. Today, engineers in the six major branches […]
engineering management vs. mba: Four students converse while sitting at a table with open laptops and notebooks
April 7, 2022
In the past, ambitious engineers typically chose between two distinct academic and advancement pathways. Some would earn a master’s in engineering to qualify for senior-level engineering roles such as principal engineer. Others would earn a Master of Business Administration (MBA) to become engineering managers. Engineering Management vs. MBA: Today, engineers who want to leverage their […]
coding bootcamp : Hands typing on a laptop
April 4, 2022
Coding bootcamps are a fairly new phenomenon. Steven Hunter has been fascinated with computers since the late 1990s. His middle school offered a limited lineup of computer science classes, but that could not stop him from learning all he could. Once he exhausted the computer-focused elective options offered by his school, Hunter started taking apart computers, […]