Texas Tech University, Department of Industrial Engineering
TTU Home Whitacre College of Engineering Industrial Engineering Undergraduate Program 150−hour Combined B.S./M.S. in Industrial Engineering Curriculum & Courses

Undergraduate Curriculum

150−hour Combined Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering
& Master of Science in Industrial Engineering

Electives must be selected from advisor approved courses to ensure that ABET, core curriculum, departmental, and legislative requirements are satisfied.

First Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
IE 1305, Engineering Analysis or
ENGR 1315, Introduction to Engineering
3 ENGR 1206, Engineering Graphics 2
MATH 1451, Calculus I 4 MATH 1452, Calculus II 4
ENGL 1301, Essentials of College Rhetoric 3 ENGL 1302, Advanced College Rhetoric 3
CHEM 1307, Principles of Chemistry I 3 CHEM 1308, Principles of Chemistry II 3
CHEM 1107, Principles of Chemistry I Laboratory 1 CHEM 1108, Principles of Chemistry II Laboratory 1
HIST 2300, History of the U.S. (to 1877) 3 HIST 2301, History of the U.S. (since 1877) 3
TOTAL 17 TOTAL 16

Second Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
MATH 2450, Calculus III 4 MATH 3350, Higher Mathematics for Scientists & Engineers I 3
PHYS 1408, Principles of Physics I 4 MATH 2360, Linear Algebra 3
CE 2301, Statics 3 ME 2311, Materials 3
IE 2301, Engineering Design Production 3 IE 2324, Engineering Economic Analysis 3
ENGR 2331, Professional Communication for Engineers 3 POLS 1301, American Government & Organization 3
TOTAL 17 TOTAL 15

Third Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
IE 3341, Engineering Statistics 3 IE 3311, Operations Research I 3
IE 3351, Manufacturing Engineering 3 IE 3343, Quality Assurance & Engineering Statistics 3
IE 3361, Work Analysis & Design 3 IE 3371, Production Control 3
ME 2322, Engineering Thermodynamics I 3 IE 3372, Management Systems Control 3
POLS 2302, Public Policy 3 IE 3244, Engineering Data Analysis 2
Vis/Perf Arts Elective (3 hrs)* 3 ECE 3301, General Electrical Engineering 3
TOTAL 18 TOTAL 17

Fourth Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
IE 4311, Operations Research II 3 IE 4333, Senior Design Project 3
IE 4351, Facilities Planning 3 IE 5000 level Electives (6 hrs)** 6
IE 4361, Engineering Design for People 3 Engineering Elective ^ 3
IE 5000 level Elective** 3 Social Sciences − Humanities* 3
Engineering Elective ^ 3    
TOTAL 15 TOTAL 15

Fifth Year

Fall Spring
Course Hours Course Hours
IE 5000 level Elective** 3 IE 5000 level Elective** 3
IE 5000 level Elective** 3 IE 5000 level Elective** 3
IE 5000 level Elective** 3 IE 5000 level Elective** 3
IIE 5000 level Elective** 3    
TOTAL 12 TOTAL 9

Additional Information

* One of these courses must also meet the multicultural requirement.
** IE 5000 Electives must satisfy core requirements (IE 5311, IE5316 or IE 5346, IE 5320, IE 5321, and IE 5323)
+ IE electives from the following courses: IE 4320, 4331, 4352, 4362, 4363; or ENGR 3301.
^ Engineering elective from the following courses: C E 3302, 3303, 3305; M E 3302, 3370, 3403.

Accreditation

The Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET