Master of Engineering Science

The Master of Engineering Science Degree requires the completion of 30 semester hours of graduate course work, including a thesis. The Department of Industrial Engineering offers a wide range of courses giving students the opportunity to construct a degree plan that meets their long-term professional and academic goals. To learn more about these illustrative degree plans, please contact one of our departmental advisors!

Admission Requirements

For admission to the program, the student must meet the following requirements:

1. The general requirements for admission to the College of Graduate Studies.
2. Hold a bachelor's degree in a field of engineering or related discipline with credit substantially equivalent to that required for bachelor's degrees at Lamar University.
3. These are minimum admission requirements. Individual departments may be more selective.

Degree Requirements

1. All College of Graduate Studies general degree requirements

2. A minimum of 9 semester hours of core courses (ENGR 5331, ENGR 5332 and ENGR 5333 or those approved by Senior Academic Advisor of Engineering Graduate Programs)

3. A minimum of 15 semester hours (five courses) of electives. Other courses approved by department graduate advisor may satisfy part of this requirement

4. Satisfactory completion and defense of a Master's thesis (a minimum of 6 semester hours of ENGR 5390 and ENGR 5391)

Hours

30

Earn a degree that matches your interests!


The Department of Industrial Engineering offers graduate courses in three different fields to personalize your experience:

Supply Chain and ERP
Data Mining and Statistics
Manufacturing, Safety and Automation