Industrial Engineering Graduate Courses

Students in the masters programs (thesis option or coursework option) in Industrial Engineering can follow one of three tracks:

  1. Supply Chain and ERP
  2. Data Mining and Statistics
  3. Manufacturing, Safety and Automation

Courses available in these tracks are as follows:

Supply Chain and ERP

  1. INEN 5357 Supply Chain Management*
  2. INEN 5350 Production and Inventory
  3. MISY 5340 ERP Overview*
  4. MISY 5350 ERP E-Commerce*
  5. MISY 5360 Business Intelligence OR INEN 5382 Enterprise Data Mining*
  6. INEN 5316 Industrial Management
  7. INEN 5363 Six Sigma
  8. INEN 5354 Lean Manufacturing
  9. INEN 5369 Engineering Management
  10. INEN 5381 Heuristic Algorithms
  11. INEN 5305 Reliability
  12. INEN 5301 Repairable System Modeling
  13. INEN 5302 Introduction to Port Management
  14. INEN 5304 Risk Management in Port Operations
  15. INEN 5308 Safety, Health, Security and Environment in Ports and Terminals
  16. INEN 5309 Managing the Port Estate
  17. INEN 5310 Port Engineering Management

* Students who complete 4 ERP course can receive an ERP certification from the Lamar College of Business. See https://www.lamar.edu/business/graduate-degrees/graduate-certificates/enterprise-resource-planning-certificate.html for more information.  Lamar also offers the SAP ERP Academy (TERP10). TERP10 is a highly intensive training by certified SAP trainers focusing on the integration of business processes and covering 16 different SAP modules. The Academy is concluded with a certification exam on Day 10. It is the first step toward becoming an SAP Certified Associate. Several additional business courses with advisor permission can also be applied to this track.

Data Mining and Statistics

  1. INEN 5312 Quality Improvement
  2. INEN 5319 Design of Experiments
  3. INEN 5363 Six Sigma
  4. INEN 5382 Enterprise Bus Intelligence
  5. INEN 5394 Engineering Database Design
  6. INEN 6373 Multi-objective Optimization
  7. MISY 5360 Business Intelligence
  8. INEN 5305 Reliability
  9. INEN 5374 Human Factors Engineering
  10. INEN 5301 Human Computer Interaction

Several Computer Science and Management Information Systems courses with advisor permission can also be applied to this track. 

Manufacturing, Safety, and Automation

  1. INEN 5339 Material Science & Manufacturing Process
  2. INEN 5358 Robotics
  3. INEN 5396 Automated System Engineering
  4. INEN 5345 Computer Integrated Manufacturing
  5. INEN 5350 Production & Inventory Control
  6. INEN 5386 Industrial & Production Safety
  7. INEN 5376 Occupational Ergonomics
  8. INEN 5374 Human Factors Engineering
  9. INEN 5392 Computer Haptics
  10. INEN 5353 Manufacturing Analysis
  11. INEN 5354 Lean Manufacturing
  12. INEN 5305 Reliability
  13. INEN 5366 Advanced Engineering Economy
  14. INEN 5301 Human Computer Interaction
  15. ELEN 5313 Robot Motion Planning
  16. ELEN 5336 Instrumentation Systems & Automation
  17. ELEN 5354 Discrete Control Systems
  18. ELEN 5364 Industrial Automation & Process Control
  19. ELEN 5383 Instrumentation

Several Mechanical Engineering courses with advisor permission can also be applied to this track. 

The department is committed to providing courses in these areas.