Industrial Engineering Professional Master's Program

Program Highlights

  • Real-World Problem Solving and Innovation: Students work with our corporate partners and our world-renowned faculty on multiple projects during the two semester capstone course.
  • One-year Program: Students take a combination of advanced technical and professional development courses, earning a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering.
  • Advanced Professional Development Courses: Students will work with faculty to develop skills in project management, client engagement, communication, business cases and value propositions.
  • Career Catalyzation: Most graduates enter careers in diverse fields, often on advanced leadership and management tracks. 

Curriculum Requirements

Courses selected are intended to provide depth of study in a particular area of interest. The prerequisites to the program assure a minimal amount of knowledge in the general field of industrial engineering. The curriculum is designed such that the student has broad selectivity over their coursework. Students are required to select at least 21 credit hours of coursework from IE courses, and are recommended to take at least 6 credit hours from a related area.

Credit Requirements for a Professional Master's Degree

Have at least 30 total graduate credit hours, which must include:

  • 21 credit hours of IE course work; and,
  • 9 credit hours of Industrial Engineering Capstone and professional development

An overall GPA of 3.0 is required for completion of the master’s degree program.

Plan of Study Requirements for Professional Master's Program

Completion Guidelines for Professional Master's Program

Contact

iego@purdue.edu