Nov 12, 2018  
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Industrial Engineering, MS

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Master of Science - Thesis Option

General Information

A minimum of 30 semester hours, including a thesis, are required for the degree of Master of Science.  Required thesis semester credit hours vary with each department.  All applicants should contact their departmental or interdisciplinary program graduate advisor for information on variations in the semester hour requirements for the Master of Science degree.  All students selecting the thesis option must satisfactorily defend the thesis in the presence of the thesis committee prior to its acceptance.

Master of Science in Industrial Engineering (MSIE)

Specific Requirements for the MSIE Degree

  • 30 semester hours of approved graduate courses are required for the MSIE degree.  This includes 21 hours of course work, 3  hours of research, and 6 hours of thesis.
  • These requisite degree program hours are in addition to any leveling courses.

Mandatory Core Courses:

Elective Core Courses: 3 courses (Must choose at least one course from each of the three categories)

Elective Courses (IE or non-IE): 2 courses

Masters Research (INDE 6398 : 3 hours

Masters Thesis (INDE 6399   and  INDE 7399 : 6 hours