Specialty Area 5: Service Systems Engineering (SSE)

Three Core Prerequisites or Equivalents, if not completed yet:

  • ISE 130 - Engineering Probability and Statistics, or Equivalent (Not for Graduate Credit)
  • ISE 140 - Operations Planning and Control, or Equivalent (Not for Graduate Credit)
  • ISE 167 - System Simulation, or Equivalent

Four Core Courses

  • ISE 200 - Financial Methods in Engineering
  • ISE 230 - Advanced Operations Research
  • ISE 235 - Quality Assurance and Reliability
  • ISE 298 - M.S. Project or Comprehensive Exam. or ISE 299 - MS Thesis

Four Specialty Course

Two Required Courses:

  • ISE 242 - Advanced Service Systems Engineering and Management BUS 297D - Special Topics in Business Administration - Service Strategy

Two Out of the Following Four Courses:

  • ISE 265 - Advanced System Simulation
  • ISE 250* - Leading the Six Sigma Improvement Projects
  • ISE 222 - Advanced Systems Engineering
  • ISE 270 - Information Engineering

Two Electives

  • ISE 202*, ISE 251*, ISE 245, or ISE 247

*NOTE: ISE 202, 235, 250, 251 also fulfill the course requirements for the Six Sigma Black Belt in Service Quality.