Graduate Programs Student Guide

Welcome to the Purdue Industrial Engineering Graduate Program! Please contact our IE Graduate Program Office if you have any questions.

Graduate Advisors

Heather Bagshaw, PhD & Master's Thesis
Aliya Scott, Master's Non-Thesis

 The School of Industrial Engineering offers multiple options for completing a Master's degree, to meet the various professional development needs of our diverse student body. Select your program for detailed information regarding degree completion from start to finish.


Master's Non-Thesis
(Residential & Online)

Master's Non-Thesis Handbook





Master's Thesis

Master's Thesis Handbook 








Professional Master's (PMP)


Master's Non-Thesis -
PMP Handbook



Doctoral Program (PhD)

PHD Handbook



Program Handbooks


Master's Non-Thesis 
Professional Master's (PMP)
MS Non-Thesis (Residential)
MS Non-Thesis (Online)


Academic Resources




New Student Resources

Admission Requirements

Welcome Packet

Campus Tour

Campus Life

New Student Checklist

New Student Tech Support


Purdue Online Student Resources


Online Engineering Courses

Alumni Career Services

Online Professional Development

Online Resource Fair

Online Tuition

Online Workshops

Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Online Tuition Fees



New & Returning Student Resources


Academic Success Center

Access My Courses (Brightspace)

Commonly-used Campus Resources

Funding Opportunities

Key Contacts

IE Courses

IE Student Organizations

Individual Development Plan (IDP)

International Students & Scholars (ISS)

Lookup Classes


Responsible Code of Research (RCR) - Take the CITI Training

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Where do I go for...?


Campus & Community Resources

Career Development

Cultural & Resources Centers

Curricular Practical Training (CPT)

English Second Language (ESL) Resources

Health & Wellness

Oral English Proficiency Certification (OEPT)

Student Activities & Organizations

Tech Support

Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees for PMP

Tuition Remission Info & Resources

Thesis & Dissertation Help


Veteran Student Help