BS in Industrial Engineering – Manufacturing Concentration

Objective

The Department of Industrial Engineering offers program leading to BS degree in Industrial Engineering (BSIE) with a Manufacturing Concentration. The program is designed for engineering undergraduates to obtain both a foundational degree in engineering and acquire fundamental knowledge of the manufacturing discipline. The multi-disciplinary concentration courses cover the main aspects of computer-based design, the conversion of research ideas into product development, cost control and optimization, company startups, cost proposal preparation, operating plan development and supply chain management. The BSIE – Manufacturing Concentration program is accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).

Within the first several years following graduation from the Industrial Engineering program, graduates are expected to be:

  1. To have graduates working as professionals by adding value in any one of the following sectors: Service, Government, Retail, Consulting, or Manufacturing.
  2. To have graduates pursuing or holding a graduate degree and/or developing professionally through continuing education, licensure, certification and seminars in a new area of their chosen areas of expertise.

Curriculum

Students enrolled in BSIE – Manufacturing Concentration program are required to complete 128 course credits.

Plan of Study

Freshman Year

Fall

Credit Hours

 

IEN 111

Introduction to Engineering I

3

 

ENG 105

English Composition I

3

 

MTH 151

Calculus I for Engineers

5

 

PHY 205

University Physics I

3

 

 

Credit Hours

14

 

Spring

IEN 112

Introduction to Engineering II

2

 

ENG 107

English Composition II: Science and Technology

3

 

MTH 162

Calculus II

4

 

ECO 211 or 212

Economic Principles and Problems 

or Economic Principles and Problems

3

 

PHY 206

University Physics II

3

 

PHY 208

University Physics II Lab

1

 

 

Credit Hours

16

 

Sophomore Year

Fall

HA Cognate (HA Elective) 1

3

 

IEN 201

Methods Analysis and Work Measurement

3

 

MTH 210

Introduction to Linear Algebra

3

 

PHY 207

University Physics III

3

 

PHY 209

University Physics III Lab

1

 

PS Cognate (PS Elective) 1

3

 

 

Credit Hours

16

 

Spring

HA Cognate (HA Elective) 1

3

 

CAE 210, ECE 205

or MAE 303

Mechanics of Solids I 

or Principles of Electrical Engineering--I
or Thermodynamics I

3

 

CHM 151

Chemistry for Engineers

3

 

CHM 153

Chemistry Laboratory for Engineers

1

 

PS Cognate (PS Elective) 1

3

 

MTH 311

Introduction to Ordinary Differential Equations

3

 

 

Credit Hours

16

 

Junior Year

Fall

HA Cognate (Advanced HA Elective) 1

3

 

IEN 310

Introduction to Engineering Probability

3

 

IEN 351

Industrial Safety Engineering

3

 

IEN 380

Engineering Economy

3

 

IEN 441

Deterministic Models in Operations Research

3

 

PS Cognate (Advanced PS Elective) 1

3

 

 

Credit Hours

18

 

Spring

IEN 312

Applied Statistical Methods

3

 

IEN 361

Industrial Cost Analysis

3

 

IEN 363

Project Management for Engineers

3

 

IEN 406

Computer-Aided Manufacturing

3

 

IEN 407

Product Design for Manufacturing

3

 

IEN 442

Stochastic Models in Operations Research

3

 

 

Credit Hours

18

 

Senior Year

Fall

IEN 465

Production and Inventory Control

3

 

IEN 505

Robotics

3

 

IEN 512

Statistical Quality Control and Quality Management

3

 

IEN 547

Computer Simulation Systems

3

 

IEN 557

Ergonomics And Human Factors Engineering

3

 

 

Credit Hours

15

 

Spring

IEN 494

Senior Project

3

 

IEN 507

Design of Manufacturing Systems

3

 

IEN 509

Automated Assembly

3

 

IEN 524

Decision Support Systems in Industrial Engineering

3

 

IEN 568

Materials Handling and Facilities Planning

3

 

 

Credit Hours

15

 

 

Total Credit Hours

128

 

 

 

1To be selected from lists of approved People and Society (PS)/Humanities and Arts (HA) (or applicable cognates). Students take a minimum of 3 courses (9 credit hours) in HA cognate and 3 courses in PS Cognate (9 credit hours) in HA cognate and 3 courses in PS Cognate (9 credit hours) to be selected from the list of available cognates.

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