Industrial Engineering Master's Degree Requirements

Admission Requirements: 

  • A four-year degree in Engineering or closely related field with working experience, or
  • Students satisfying concurrent enrollment criteria of Texas A&M-Kingsville graduate classes.
  • No more that two repeated undergraduate courses.
  • For further details see the Graduate Studies Catalog
  • For department requirements see the Department Handbook

Core Courses:

  • IEEN 5321 - Computer Application of Statistic Methods (3)
  • IEEN 5335 - Principles of Optimization (3)

Total for Core Courses:6 Hours

Plan 1 (with thesis and major)

Thirty semester hours of approved graduate courses, with at least 24 semester hours (including 6 hours of Thesis 5306 research) in a major subject area.

Plan 2  (with major and minor)

Thirty-six semester hours of approved graduate courses, with 21 to 24 semester hours (including 3 hours of Research Project 5305) in a major subject area and 12 to 15 semester hours in a minor subject area. The minor may be divided between two subject areas, with at least 6 semester hours in each.

Industrial Engineering Master of Science Electives:

  • IEEN 5301 - Advanced Problems in Industrial Engineering(3)
  • IEEN 5303 - Advanced Topics in Industrial Engineering(3)
    • Management of Professionals
    • Risk Management
    • Engineering Analysis for Decision Making
    • Sustainable Manufacturing
    • Fundamentals of Sustainable Engineering
    • Wind farm layout design and operation management
  • IEEN 5312 - Supply Chain Management(3)
  • IEEN 5313 - Inventory Systems(3)
  • IEEN 5314 - Activity Scheduling(3)
  • IEEN 5315 - Nonlinear Programming(3)
  • IEEN 5322 - Computer Simulation of Industrial Systems(3)
  • IEEN 5323 - Occupational Biomechanics(3)
  • IEEN 5324 - Ergonomics(3)
  • IEEN 5325 - System Safety(3)
  • IEEN 5326 - Economic Decision Theory(3)
  • IEEN 5327 - Advanced Engineering Project Management(3)
  • IEEN 5328 - Reliability Theory(3)
  • IEEN 5329 - Advanced Engineering Economic Analysis(3)
  • IEEN 5330 - Computer Integrated Engineering Design(3)
  • IEEN 5331 - Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems(3)
  • IEEN 5332 - Manufacturing System Design(3)
  • IEEN 5333 - Six Sigma and ISO Standards(3)
  • IEEN 5334 - Lean Manufacturing(3)
  • IEEN 5336 - Linear Programming and Extensions(3)

This page was last updated on: April 17, 2017