Master of Science in Industrial Engineering

Thesis Option

IE 599Thesis Research (min-max applied toward the degree)8
IE 590Seminar (registration for 0 hours every term while in residence)0
Elective courses – chosen in consultation with advisor (subject to Other Requirements and Conditions below)24
Total Hours32

Other Requirements and Conditions1

Other Requirements and Conditions may overlap
A minimum of 12 500-level credit hours applied toward the degree, 8 of which must be IE.
A maximum of 4 hours of IE 597 (or other approved independent study) may be applied toward the elective course work requirement.
Minimum GPA:3.0
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For additional details and requirements refer to the department's Graduate Programs Web site and the Graduate College Handbook

Non-Thesis Option

IE 590Seminar (registration for 0 hours every term while in residence)0
IE 597Independent Study (4 hours)4
Elective courses – chosen in consultation with advisor (subject to Other Requirements and Conditions below)32
Total Hours36

Other Requirements and Conditions1

Other Requirements and Conditions (may overlap):1
A minimum of 12 500-level credit hours applied toward the degree, 8 of which must be IE.
Departmental approval is required to pursue the non-thesis option, for students terminating their studies with the M.S. degree.
For students in the non-thesis option, 4 hours of IE 597 are required (4 hours maximum allowed towards the M.S. degree), because each student must show evidence of the ability to do independent research.
Minimum GPA:3.0
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For additional details and requirements refer to the department's Graduate Programs Web site and the Graduate College Handbook