You must successfully complete 30 course credits at the 400- or 500-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.