You must successfully complete 30 course credits at the 400-, 500-, or 800-level, of which 21 course credits must be earned at Penn State (i.e., only 9 credits can be transferred from other institutions). In addition:
- All students must successfully complete three credits of IE 894: Capstone Design.
- At least 18 credits must be in 500-level or higher courses (including IE 894).
- At least 15 credits must be in 500-level or higher IE courses (including IE 894).
- At least 21 credits of the 30 credits must be IE courses (including IE 894).
The Master of Engineering in Industrial Engineering has limited formal course requirements; you and your adviser can tailor the program specifically to suit your needs and educational goals by choosing from the following list of courses.
Students may select from a list of elective courses maintained by the program. This list may change over time in response to market demand. Students may also use the graduate certificate courses in Additive Manufacturing and Design, Supply Chain Management, and Engineering Leadership and Innovation Management. If you would like to add one of these credentials to your transcript and have questions about the application process, please contact the program at [email protected] for assistance to discuss your options and view the most up-to-date list.
Culminating Project and Research (3 credits)
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