BSIE degree requirements
A total of 180 credits are required for graduation. This total includes the following courses plus an addition 4 credits of free electives.
♦ Upper division admission requirements
[pr] -- Prerequisite course(s)
Mathematics 24 credits
|♦ MATH 124*||5||Calculus with Analytic Geometry I|
|♦ MATH 125*||5||Calculus with Analytic Geometry II|
|♦ MATH 126*||5||Calculus with Analytic Geometry III|
|MATH 307||3||Intro to Differential Equations [pr: MATH 125]|
|MATH 308||3||Matrix Algebra with Applications [pr: MATH 126]|
|IND E 315||3||Prob. & Statistics for Engineers [pr: MATH 307]|
* The sequence of MATH 134, 135, 136 may be taken in lieu of 124, 125, 126.
Physical sciences 25 credits
|♦ CHEM 142||5||General Chemistry with lab|
|♦ CHEM 152||5||General Chemistry with lab [pr: CHEM 142]|
|♦ PHYS 121*||5||Mechanics with lab [pr: MATH 124]|
|♦ PHYS 122*||5||Electromagnetism with lab [pr: MATH 125]|
|♦ PHYS 123*||5||Waves with lab [pr: MATH 126]|
* The accompanying lab sections to PHYS 121, 122, 123 must be completed.
Written and oral communications 12 credits
|♦ ENGL COMP||5||University English Composition requirement|
|ENGR 231||3||Intro to Technical Communication [pr: ENGL COMP]|
|IND E 337||4||Intro to Manufacturing Systems|
VLPA / I & S / Diversity 30 credits
|VLPA||10+||Minimum of 10 credits Visual, Literary & Performing Arts|
|I & S||10+||Minimum of 10 credits Individuals & Society|
|Diversity||3+||Minimum of 3 credits Diversity|
General engineering/computing 28 credits
|CSE 142||4||Computer Programming I|
|MSE 170||4||Fund of Materials Science [pr: CHEM 152]|
|AA 210||4||Engineering Statics [pr: MATH 126, PHYS 121]|
|EE 215||4||Fund. of Electrical Engineering [pr: PHYS 122, MATH 126]|
|CEE 220||4||Intro to Mechanics of Material [pr: AA 210]|
|ME 230||4||Kinematics & Dynamics [pr: AA 210]|
|IND E 250||4||Fundamentals of Engineering Economy|
Industrial engineering required core 24 credits
|IND E 316||4||Design of Experiments & Regression Analysis [pr: IND E 315]|
|IND E 337*||4||Intro to Manufacturing Systems|
|IND E 410||4||Linear & Network Programming [pr: either MATH 136 or MATH 308, CSE 142]|
|IND E 411||4||Stochastic Models & Decision Analysis [pr: IND E 315, IND E 410]|
|IND E 494||4||Design in the Manufacturing Firm [pr: IND E 337, senior standing]|
|IND E 495||4||Industrial Engineering Design [pr: IND E 494]|
* Fulfills both writing and ISE core requirements.
Technical electives 37 credits minimum
A minimum of 37 credits, including at least one course from each of the following five categories. Additional technical elective courses may be chosen from the Undergraduate Technical Elective List.
- Operations research:
- General engineering:
Early admission requirements
Early admission is designed for UW students who have not completed all of the required prerequisites for upper admission, but have completed the Math 124, 125, 126; one English composition course; and at least 10 credits of the Natural Sciences.