Mar 31, 2023
About the Program
The Industrial Engineering Technology major is part of the Industrial Engineering Technology program. The Industrial Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org.
When you major in industrial engineering technology at Purdue University, you will gain skills to prepare you for a wide variety of career options: manufacturing plants, government agencies, hospitals, healthcare organizations, retail companies, and more. You will focus on both technical and human-centered approaches to technology management. You will learn how to manage and coordinate engineering operations and lead projects from design to implementation. Coursework is enhanced with an overview of business and economics.
Industrial Engineering Technology Website
Industrial Engineering Technology Major Change (CODO) Requirements
120 Credits Required
Department/Program Major Courses (40 credits)
Required Department Courses (40 credits)
Other Departmental Courses (72 credits)
Electives (8 credits)
Any course, any subject - Credit Hours: 8.00
University Core Requirements
For a complete listing of University Core Course Selectives, visit the Provost’s Website.
- Human Cultures: Behavioral/Social Science (BSS)
- Human Cultures: Humanities (HUM)
- Information Literacy (IL)
- Oral Communication (OC)
- Quantitative Reasoning (QR)
- Science #1 (SCI)
- Science #2 (SCI)
- Science, Technology, and Society (STS)
- Written Communication (WC)
For current pre-requisites for courses, click here.
- 2.0 Graduation GPA required for Bachelor of Science degree.
- 32 credits of upper division courses (30000 level or higher) must be taken at Purdue University, West Lafayette.
- ANY COURSE TAKEN AT PURDUE CAN BE ATTEMPTED NO MORE THAN THREE TIMES (INCLUSIVE OF W, WF, I AND IF).
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