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Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture Engineering and Technology Management

Required Textbooks

Spring 2019

ISBN-13 (978-)
Textbook TitlePublisherAuthorEditionProfessor
E M 501 Management of Organizations Gray
Management: Leading & Collaborating in a Competitive WorldMcGraw-HillBateman et al.13th2019
E M 505 Finance for Technical SystemsCobb
1111571269Managerial Accounting: An Introduction to Concepts, Methods and Uses
Cengage LearningMaher et al.11th2011
E M 520 Contract Project ManagementCrick
0071801379 Total Construction Project ManagementMcGraw-Hill Levy and Ritz2nd2013
0814417485Fundamentals of Project ManagementAMACOMHeagney4th2011
E M 526 Constraints ManagementJohnson
0884271153 It's Not LuckNorth River PressGoldrattNA1994
0873897235The Logical Thinking Process: A Systems Approach to Complex Problem SolvingASQC Quality PressDettmerNA2007
0884271895The ChoiceNorth River PressGoldrattNA2008
E M 538 Lean Tools For Systems ImprovementPaulus
0471754862Improving production with lean thinkingWileyWysk and Torres1st2006
E M 540 Operations Research for ManagersMagpili
0134543165Quantitative Analysis for Management PearsonRender et al.12th2018
E M 545 Technical Decision AnalysisSquires
0538797573 (hard cover)
9781285950983 (e-book)
Making Hard Decisions with DecisionToolsCengage LearningClemen and Reilly3rd2013
E M 564 Project ManagementGray
1119165354Project Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling and ControllingWileyKerzner12th2017
E M 565 Introduction to Systems ManagementSquires
0470129333Essentials of Project and Systems Engineering ManagementWileyEisner3rd2008
E M 568 Risk Assessment and ManagementMagpili
1606505304Operational Risk Management Momentum PressPinto et al.2015
E M 570 Systems Improvement: Integrating Toc, Lean, And Six SigmaJohnson
The Deming Management MethodBerkley WaltonNA1988
0029322659The new Shop Floor Management: Empowering People for Continuous ImprovementThe Free PressSuzakiNA1993
0071441193The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and SpeedMcGraw-HillGeorge et al.NA2004
0884271635Deming and Goldratt: The Theory of Constraints and the System of Profound Knowledge (The Decalogue)The North River PressLepore et al.NA1999
1439158937Velocity: Combining Lean, Six Sigma, and The Theory of Constraints to Achieve Breakthrough PerformanceFree PressJacob et al.NA2010
E M 590 Leading Design and InnovationPaulus
1878072238Design for Manufacturability and Concurrent EngineeringC I M PrAndersonNA2010
E M 591 Strategic Management of Technology & Innovations in Engineering Pricco
0078029233Strategic Management of Technological InnovationMcGraw-HillSchilling4th2012
E M 595 IT Project ManagementBachman
1337101356Information Technology Project ManagementCengage LearningSchwalbe9th2019
E M 596 Resourceful Leadership:
An Introduction
1473614918Secrets of Great LeadersQuercus PublishersO’ConnorNA2016
Soft Skills RevolutionPfeiffer PublishingKamin1st2013
0471643760LifescriptsWileyPollan and LevineNA2005
E M 701 Master's CapstoneBachman
No text required

Fall 2018

Course /
Text Required
or Optional
(978 prefix)
Textbook TitlePublisherAuthorEditionProfessor /
E M 503 Managing Variability Using StatisticsMagpili
Reqe-Text: 9780077534813
Print: 9780073521497
Business Statistics in PracticeMcGraw-HillBoowerman et al.7th2014
E M 508 Legal Concepts for Engineering and Technology ManagersCrick
Connected Course book: 9781543801422.
Business Law: A Graphical Approach Wolters KluwerLawrence HsiehNA2017
E M 522 Leadership, Supervision, and ManagementPricco/Squires
Req0077720612Supervision: Concepts and Skill BuildingMcGraw-HillCerto9th 2015
E M 530 Applications of Constraints ManagementJohnson
Req0884271789The GoalNorth River PressGoldratt & Cox3rd2004
Req0884271536Critical ChainNorth River PressGoldratt2002
Req0884271925Isn't It Obvious?North River PressGoldratt, Eshjoli, & Brownleer2009
Req0884271772The Cash Machine: Using the Theory of Constraints for Sales ManagementNorth River PressKlapholz, & Klarman2004
E M 534 Contemporary Topics in ConstraintsJohnson
Req1439158937 Velocity: Combining Lean, Six Sigma, and The Theory of Constraints to Achieve Breakthrough PerformanceFree PressJacob et al.Reprint2010
Req9949211869Ever Improve: A Guide to Managing Production the TOC WayTOC Strategic SolutionsCohen2010
Req0884271772The Cash Machine: Using the Theory of Constraints for Sales ManagementNorth River PressKlapholz, & Klarman2004
ReqTOC INSIGHTS software for Operations, Project Management, Finance and Measures, Distribution.
Students receive special download instructions for the TOC INSIGHTS at $10 each. This student TOC INSIGHTS special offer expires at the end of the semester. You can also purchase the standard version.
E M 560 Integrated Supply Chain ManagementBachman
Req0133800203Supply Chain Management: Strategy, Planning, and OperationsPearson EducationChopra & Meindl6th2014
E M 564 Project ManagementGray
Project Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling and ControllingWileyKerzner12th2017
E M 567 System Supportability and Logistics ManagementGray
Req0131429154Logistics Engineering and ManagementPearson Prentice HallBlanchard6th2003
E M 575 Performance Management in Tech OrganizationsSquires
Req0385472562The Fifth Discipline Fieldbook: Strategies and Tools for Building a Learning OrganizationCrown BusinessSenge1st1994
Req0875846514The Balanced Scorecard: Translating Strategy into ActionHarvard Business Review PressKaplan and Norton1st1996
E M 580 Quality Control and ReliabilityPaulus
Req1118146811Introduction to Statistical Quality ControlWileyMontgomery 8th2012
E M 585 Quality Improvement Using Design of ExperimentsPaulus
Req1118146927Design and Analysis of ExperimentsWileyMontgomery8th2012
E M 596 Topics in EM: Corporate Finance for Technical ManagersCobb
Req1259385414*Analysis for Financial Management (with Connect Online Access)McGraw-HillRobert Higgins11th2016
* The ISBN number is associated with an e-text that includes additional online tools; students must buy the e-text with online tools to be able to complete all of the course requirements. If students would like to purchase a hard copy of the text for an additional resource they may do so; however, they must purchase the associated online tools.
E M 595 (Section 2) Topics in EM: IT Project ManagementBachman
Req1285452340Information Technology Project ManagementCengage Learning Kathy Schwalbe8th2014
E M 701 Magpili
None required.