Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Major in Industrial Engineering

Minimum required: 129 semester credit hours

Admission Requirements

  1. The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree with a major in Industrial Engineering requires admission to the university.  Information about the program admissions can be found at:
MATH 1315College Algebra3
MATH 1317Plane Trigonometry3
MATH 1319Mathematics for Business and Economics I3
MATH 1329Mathematics for Business and Economics II3
MATH 1315College Algebra3
MATH 1317Plane Trigonometry3
MATH 1319Mathematics for Business and Economics I3
MATH 1329Mathematics for Business and Economics II3

General Requirements

  1. The general education core curriculum courses are listed in the degree plan below along with the statewide component code number. See the General Education Core Curriculum section of this catalog for the Texas State requirements and options in the core curriculum, including Honors courses.
  2. Students must complete a minimum of 36 advanced hours (3000 or 4000 level courses).
  3. Nine semester credit hours must be writing intensive (WI).
  4.  If two years of the same language are taken in high school, then no additional language hours will be required for the degree. In the absence of such high school language, two semesters of the same modern language must be taken at the college level.
  5.  The Industrial Engineering major includes all the courses required for an Applied Mathematics minor.

Course Requirements 

First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
CHEM 1335 (TCCN CHEM 1309 or 1409)3PHYS 1430 (Life and Physical Sciences Component Code 030 [TCCN PHYS 2425])4
CHEM 1135 (TCCN CHEM 1109 [taken with TCCN CHEM 1309])1ENG 1320 (Communication Component Code 010 [TCCN ENGL 1302])3
ENG 1310 (Communication Component Code 010 [TCCN ENGL 1301])3ENGR 23003
MATH 2471 (Mathematics Component Code 020 [TCCN MATH 2413])4American History Component Code 0603
ENGR 1304 (TCCN ENGR 1304)3MATH 2472 (Component Area Option Code 090/092 [TCCN MATH 2414])4
US 11001 
 15 17
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
PHYS 2425 (Life and Physical Sciences Component Code 030 and Component Area Option Code 090/093 [TCCN PHYS 1430])4CS 13423
MATH 33773MATH 33233
POSI 2310 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070 [TCCN GOVT 2306])3ENGR 2301 (TCCN ENGR 2301)3
MFGE 23323ART 2313, DAN 2313, MU 2313, or TH 2313 (Creative Arts Component Code 050 [TCCN HUMA 1315])3
American History Component Code 0603ECO 2301 (Social and Behavioral Sciences Component Code 080 [TCCN ECON 1301])3
 POSI 2320 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070 [TCCN GOVT 2305])3
 16 18
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
ENGR 33113MATH 2393 (TCCN MATH 2315)3
ENGR 33153IE 33303
ENGR 33733IE 33403
IE 33203IE 33603
PHIL 1305 or 1320 (Language, Philosophy, and Culture Component Code 040 [TCCN PHIL 1301 or 2306])3IE Elective13
 15 15
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours
IE 43103IE 43203
IE 43553IE 43503
Math/Science Elective for Applied Math Minor or IE Elective1,23IE Elective13
IE Elective13IE 43933
IE 43923MFGE 43963
IE 43703 
 18 15
Total Hours: 129

Advanced Industrial Engineering Electives

EE 3326Numerical and Scientific Data Analysis Using Python3
EE 4331Introduction to Machine Learning for Engineering Applications3
ENGR 3190Cooperative Education1
ENGR 4390Internship3
ENGR 4395Independent Studies in Engineering3
IE 3305Introduction to Data Analysis3
IE 4330Reliability Engineering3
IE 4335Lean Six Sigma Methodologies3
IE 4340Optimization Techniques3
IE 4360Human Factors Design3
IE 4381Introduction to Systems Engineering 3
IE 4399DModern Heuristic Optimization Techniques3
IE 4399FIntroduction to Data-Intensive Analysis and Simulation3
MFGE 4367Polymer Properties and Processing3
EE 4392Microelectronics Manufacturing I3