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Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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Rapid City, SD, United States
Graduates of the Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management program offered by South Dakota School of Mines & Technology employ a set of skills that includes mathematical modeling, probability and statistics, computer science, human factors, interpersonal skills, project management, and an ability to manage and administer large technical engineering and research projects. 
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Overview

The objectives of the Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management program offered by South Dakota School of Mines & Technology are to produce graduates who:

  • Contribute to the success of companies through effective problem solving
  • Design, develop, implement, and improve integrated systems that include people, materials, information, equipment, and environments
  • Effectively manage business operations and project management teams
  • Continue to develop holistically, including the personal and professional skills necessary to adapt to our changing societal, technological, and global environments
  • Graduates of the industrial engineering and engineering management program are expected to meet the challenges for contemporary professional practice; be able to adapt and solve the increasingly complex problems faced by industry; embrace innovation through intellectual diversity and creative problem solving; and continue to develop holistically as a learner to become leaders of tomorrow

Program Outcomes

At the time of graduation students completing the BS IEEM degree will be able to demonstrate the following outcomes:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering; 
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data;
  • An ability design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability;
  • An ability to function on a multidisciplinary team; 
  • An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems;
  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility;
  • An ability to communicate effectively;
  • The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and social context;
  • A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in lifelong learning;
  • A knowledge of contemporary issues; and
  • An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.   

Accreditation

The industrial engineering and management program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    No deadline for admission. However, all international applicants should submit their documents at least three months prior to the start of the semester.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    130 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Calculus 
  • General Chemistry 
  • Introduction to Mechanical Engineering/Lab 
  • Introduction to CADD/Lab
  •  General Psychology 
  • Introduction to Quality Methods and Teaming 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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    68

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  • Minimum required score:

    520

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.75

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.75 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Completed online application and the State of South Dakota application fee of $20.00. 
  • Academic credentials (translated into English). 
  • SAT or ACT scores - Math sub-scores should be a minimum of 590 on the SAT or 25 on the ACT.
  • Evaluation of academic credentials
  • Financial information documenting ability to pay. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15080 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    10770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10770 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Rapid City

  • 860 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

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