Texas Tech University, Department of Industrial Engineering
TTU Home Whitacre College of Engineering Industrial Engineering Graduate Program M.S. in Systems & Engineering Management Curriculum & Courses

M.S. in Systems & Engineering Management

Curriculum & Courses

There are five courses (15 credits) that constitute the core requirements for the M.S.S.Y.E.M.:

The remaining courses can be taken from those offered in the Department of Industrial Engineering or any of the following engineering disciplines within the Whitacre College of Engineering (chemical, civil, computer science, and petroleum). In addition, courses outside of the Whitacre College of Engineering, such as business, math, or psychology can be applied toward the degree as long as they are approved by both the graduate advisor and the S.Y.E.M. graduate advisor.

Program Minors

An option within the M.S.S.Y.E.M. program is to take 3−5 courses as a minor. The courses do not have to come from the same department, but they must be focused on a specific specialty area, and the minor must be approved by the S.Y.E.M. graduate advisor.

Sample Minors

Following are some sample minors; however, you are not limited to these choices.

Software Engineering Minor

Power Systems Minor

Drilling and Production Operation Minor

Formation Evaluation Minor

More Information

For further information or questions, see the S.Y.E.M. FAQ page.