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  Dec 13, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Industrial and Systems Engineering (B.S.)


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Check departmental information for any additional requirements.

Requirements outside Department (48-52)


One course in basic economics chosen from the following:


Electives (15)


At least 9 semester hours must be from non-required ISYE courses at the 300 or 400 level.  The remaining 6 semester hours may be chosen from: 

  • Non-required ISYE 300 or 400 level courses
  • 300- or 400-level courses from ELE or MEE with the exception of MEE 330 and MEE 331
  • The following list (Other courses not shown in this list may be chosen with the consent of the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering):

Total Hours for a Major in Industrial and Systems Engineering: 108


Emphasis 1. Health Systems Engineering


Requirements outside Department (51-54)


One course in basic economics chosen from the following:


Technical Courses (15)


Total Hours for an Emphasis in Health Systems Engineering: 111


Emphasis 2. Manufacturing Systems


Requirements outside Department (48-52)


Same as required for major.

Total Hours for an Emphasis in Manufacturing Systems Engineering: 108


Emphasis 3. Engineering Management


Requirements outside Department (48-52)


One course in basic economics chosen from the following:


Technical Courses (15)


Total Hours for an Emphasis in Engineering Management: 108


Accelerated B.S./M.S. Sequence


This plan is open to all industrial and systems engineering majors who have finished at least 90 semester hours of undergraduate work and who have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.00. To enter the accelerated sequence, a student must obtain early admission to the NIU Graduate School, and formulate a detailed plan of study, working closely with a faculty adviser.

Students in this sequence must satisfy all the requirements of the undergraduate industrial and systems engineering curriculum with the exception that 9 semester hours of graduate credit may be included during the student’s final undergraduate semester. These hours must be approved by the department.

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