Industrial and Systems Engineering

BS - Industrial and Systems Engineering

University Graduation Requirements

Students must complete all residency, curriculum, unit, and GPA requirements as outlined in the Graduation Requirements section of the Policies and Procedures.

4-Year Program Roadmap

Students may find a roadmap for this program here. These roadmaps are an advising tool that outlines a path of courses a student can take to complete requirements for graduation. Roadmaps should be used in consultation with the catalog and your advisor to identify additional requirements for completing the major (for example course grade minimums).

Major-Specific Graduation Requirements

All Technical Electives Required in the Major must be completed with a "C or better". The following courses in Preparation for the Major must also be completed with a "C or better": ENGL 001B

Course Requirements

University Graduation Requirements24
Core Lower Division General Education6
Of the 39 units required by the university, 33 units may be satisfied by coursework outlined below. Courses that meet GE Areas A1, A2, A3 or B4 must be passed with a "C-" or better to meet the requirement. Consult with major advisor for details.
Upper Division General Education6
Of the 9 units required by the university, 3 units may be satisfied by coursework outlined below. Consult with major advisor for details.
American Institutions12
Coursework shown below for the 6 units required by the university are double counted within GE. Other courses do meet the American Institutions requirement, but may not include additional GE areas. Consult with major advisor for details.
AMS 001A. American CivilizationM46
AMS 001B. American CivilizationM56
Physical Education
Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement
At SJSU, students must pass both the SJSU Writing Skills Test (WST) and a 100W course. For additional information on the WST, please see Exceptions to the GWAR may be found at
A grade of C or better (C- not accepted) is required to meet graduation requirement.
Preparation for the Major29
CHEM 001A. General ChemistryB1+B35
ENGL 001B. Argument and AnalysisC23
or equivalent second semester composition course.
MATH 030. Calculus IB43
MATH 031. Calculus IIB44
MATH 032. Calculus IIIB43
MATH 123. Differential Equations and Linear Algebra3
PHYS 050. General Physics/MechanicsB1+B34
PHYS 051. General Physics/Electricity and MagnetismB1+B34
Requirements of the Major67
At least two approved technical electives must be engineering courses and all technical electives must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
Core Courses11
ENGR 010. Introduction to EngineeringE3
ME 020. Design and Graphics2
MATE 025. Introduction to Materials3
CMPE 030. Programming Concepts and Methodology3
Concentration Requirements49
ISE 102. Engineering Economic Systems3
ISE 105. Introduction to Systems Engineering and Activity Costing3
ISE 115. Computer Integrated Manufacturing3
ISE 120. Work Methods Design and Measurement3
ISE 130. Engineering Probability and Statistics3
ISE 131. Statistical Process Control and Improvement3
ISE 135. Design of Experiments3
ISE 140. Operations Planning and Control3
ISE 142. Service Systems Engineering and Management3
ISE 151. Managing Engineering3
ISE 155. Supply Chain Engineering3
ISE 167. System Simulation3
ISE 170. Operation Research3
ISE 195A. Senior Industrial Engineering Design I1
ISE 195B. Senior Industrial Engineering Design II3
ENGR 100W. Engineering ReportsZ+R3
CMPE 131. Software Engineering I3
Approved Technical Electives7
Selected from the approved departmental list in consultation with the student's advisor.

Total Units:120