northeastern university seal
EXPLORE NORTHEASTERN

Total Semester Hours Required: 32

Students pursuing the MS in Industrial Engineering with Graduate Certificate in Engineering Leadership must complete 16 semester-hours of required GIEL coursework and 16 semester-hours of required Industrial Engineering coursework.

Please refer to the Industrial Engineering homepage for the most up-to-date course requirements and other program information.

Required GIEL Coursework

All students will be required to complete the following 16 semester-hours of Gordon Engineering Leadership coursework. Please visit the curriculum page for complete course descriptions.

ENLR 5121 Engineering Leadership 1 2
ENLR 5122 Engineering Leadership 2 2
ENLR 5131 Scientific Principles of Engineering 1 2
ENLR 5132 Scientific Principles of Engineering 2 2
ENLR 7440 Engineering Leadership Challenge Project 1 4
ENLR 7442 Engineering Leadership Challenge Project 2 4

Industrial Engineering Core Coursework

Students must complete the following Industrial Engineering coursework.

IE 6200 Engineering Probability and Statistics 4
OR 6205 Deterministic Operations Research 4

Industrial Engineering Elective Options

Students must select 8 semester-hours in consultation with their academic advisor

IE 7210 Production Systems 4
IE 7215 Simulation Analysis 4
IE 7315 Human Factors Engineering 4