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Industrial Engineering, B.S. Curriculum

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Typical Course Sequence - Industrial Engineering, B.S.

Below is a typical course sequence for the Industrial Engineering bachelor's degree program. Schedules will vary by student, depending on areas of interest.

Semester 1 Credits   Semester 2 Credits
Calculus with Analytic Geometry I 4 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II 4
Chemical Principles I 3 General Physics: Mechanics 4
Rhetoric and Composition 3 Introduction to Microeconomics 3
Introduction to Engineering Design 3 Experimental Chemistry I 1
Arts Course 3 Humanities Course 3
Total Credits 16 Total Credits 15
Semester 3     Semester 4  
Statics 3 Differential Equations 3
Calculus of Several Variables 2 Programming for Engineers with MATLAB 3
General Physics: Electricity and Magnetism 4 Strength of Materials 3
Matrices 2 Engineering Thermodynamics 3
Social and Behavioral Science Course 3 General Physics: Wave Motion and Quantum Physics 2
Effective Speech 3 Electrical Circuits and Power Distribution 3
Total Credits 17 Total Credits 17
Semester 5     Semester 6  
Engineering Economy 3 Information Technology in IE 3
Product Design, Specification and Measurement 3 Statistical Methods in IE 3
Probabilistic Models in Industrial Engineering 3 Linear Programming 3
Intro to Work Design 3 Elective - Manufacturing 3
Materials, Properties, and Processing 3 Technical Writing 3
Health and Physical Activity 1.5 Health and Physical Activity 1.5
Total Credits 16.5 Total Credits 16.5
Semester 7     Semester 8  
Intro to Operations Research 3 Capstone Design Course 3
Cognitive Work Design 3 Simulation Modeling for Decision Support 3
Manufacturing System Design and Analysis 3 Arts course 3
Social and Behavioral Science course 3 Technical Elective 3
Technical Elective 3 Technical Elective 3
Total Credits 15 Total Credits 15
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