Industrial Engineering and Management, BSIE

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2017-2018. Learn more about University Academic Regulation 3.1.

Minimum Overall Grade Point Average: 2.00
Total Hours: 126

General Education Requirements
All General Education coursework requirements are satisfied upon completion of this degree plan
English Composition
ENGL 1113Composition I 1, 23
or ENGL 1313 Critical Analysis and Writing I
ENGL 3323Technical Writing3
American History & Government
Select one of the following:3
Survey of American History
American History to 1865
American History Since 1865
POLS 1113American Government3
Analytical & Quantitative Thought (A)
MATH 2144Calculus I (A) 24
MATH 2153Calculus II (A) 23
MATH 2163Calculus III 23
Humanities (H)
Courses designated (H)6
Natural Sciences (N)
Must include one Laboratory Science (L) course
CHEM 1414General Chemistry for Engineers (LN) 24
PHYS 2014General Physics (LN) 24
Social & Behavioral Sciences (S)
SPCH 2713Introduction to Speech Communication (S)3
Select 3 hours of any course designated (S)3
Hours Subtotal42
Diversity (D) & International Dimension (I)
May be completed in any part of the degree plan
Select at least one Diversity (D) course
Select at least one International Dimension (I) course
College/Departmental Requirements
Basic Science
PHYS 2114General Physics (LN) 24
ENGR 1111Introduction to Engineering 21
ENGR 1322Engineering Design with CAD 22
or ENGR 1332 Engineering Design with CAD for MAE
ENGR 1412Introductory Engineering Computer Programming 22
Engineering Science
ENSC 2113Statics 23
Select two of the following:6
Elementary Dynamics
Strength of Materials
Introduction to Electrical Science
Computer Based Systems in Engineering
Fluid Mechanics
Industrial Engineering & Management
IEM 2903Manufacturing and Service Systems and Tools I 23
IEM 3103Introduction to Probabilistic Modeling 23
IEM 3703Manufacturing and Service Systems and Tools II 23
Hours Subtotal27
Major Requirements
MATH 3263Linear Algebra and Differential Equations3
Engineering Science
ENSC 3313Materials Science3
Select 3 hours of the following:3
Elementary Dynamics
Strength of Materials
Introduction to Electrical Science
Computer Based Systems in Engineering
Fluid Mechanics
Industrial Engineering & Management
IEM 3303Manufacturing Processes3
IEM 3403Collaborative Engineering Project Management3
IEM 3503Engineering Economic Analysis3
IEM 3523Engineering Cost Information and Control Systems3
IEM 3813Work Design, Ergonomics, and Human Performance3
IEM 4013Introduction to Operations Research3
IEM 4103Introduction to Quality Control3
IEM 4113Industrial Experimentation3
IEM 4203Facilities and Material Handling System Design3
IEM 4413Industrial Organization Management3
IEM 4613Production Planning and Control Systems3
IEM 4713Introduction to Systems Simulation Modeling3
IEM 4723Information Systems Design and Development3
IEM 4913Senior Design Projects3
Select 3 hours of the following:3
Service Systems and Processes
Introduction to Supply Chain Management
Industrial Assessment and Improvement
Selected Topics in Industrial Engineering and Management (3)
Hours Subtotal54
Select 3 hours of a 3000 or 4000 level ACCT, BADM, CS, ECON, EEE, Engineering, FIN, LSB, MATH, MGMT, MKTG, MSIS, or STAT selected in consultation with an advisor. Required courses in IEM curriculum are excluded.3
Hours Subtotal3
Total Hours126

If a “B” or higher is not earned in ENGL 1113 Composition I, ENGL 1213 Composition II or ENGL 1413 Critical Analysis and Writing II is also required (per Academic Regulation 3.5).


Courses that must be completed prior to admission to professional school.

Other Requirements

Admission to Professional School (required)

Refer to the OSU Catalog corresponding to your matriculation date for detailed admissions requirements.

Graduation Requirements

  1. A minimum GPA of 2.00 is required in all courses applied to Professional School coursework.
  2. A ‘C’ or better is required in each course that is a prerequisite for an IEM course and in technical courses listed, whether taken prior to admission to Professional School or not.
  3. The major engineering design experience is satisfied by IEM 4913 Senior Design Projects.

Additional State/OSU Requirements

  • At least: 60 hours at a four-year institution; 30 hours completed at OSU; 15 of the final 30 or 50% of the upper-division hours in the major field completed at OSU.
  • Limit of: one-half of major course requirements as transfer work; one-fourth of hours earned by correspondence; 8 transfer correspondence hours.
  • Students will be held responsible for degree requirements in effect at the time of matriculation and any changes that are made, so long as these changes do not result in semester credit hours being added or do not delay graduation.
  • Degrees that follow this plan must be completed by the end of Summer 2023.