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.