Industrial Engineering and Management, PhD

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2021-2022. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 60

Required Courses
Select 27 hours of courses eligible for graduate plan of study with the approval of the advisory committee.27
IEM 6000Doctoral Research and Dissertation18
Hours Subtotal45
Select 12 hours of IEM graduate courses or research credits with the approval of the advisory committee. 112
Hours Subtotal12
IEM 6903IEM Doctoral Seminar3
Hours Subtotal3
Total Hours60

Additional Industrial Engineering and Management, PhD., Requirements

  • Minimum 60 hours required
  • At least seventy-five percent of coursework on the Plan of Study must include 5000 and 6000 level courses
  • A minimum of 15 hours at the 6000 level with a grade of SR for the doctoral dissertation must be complete.  The maximum number of dissertation hours (6000 with a grade of SR) permissible on a Plan of Study must not exceed three-fourths of the total credit hours in the approved graduate degree program
  • Credit for all courses on a graduate Plan of Study must have been awarded within 10 years of completion of all degree requirements
  • A minimum of 30 in-residence credit hours are required
  • Non-Course requirements:
    • Doctoral Candidacy
    • Dissertation Defense
    • Dissertations Submission/Approval

Graduate College Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Requirements

Learn more about Graduate College 2021-2022 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Program Requirements. Check the General Graduate College academic regulations for minimal GPA, language proficiency and other general requirements.