Graduation Requirements

Graduate students must comply with current regulations established by the Office of Graduate Studies. These rules are published in the Informative Bulletin of the Graduate Studies Office or on the website: http://www.uprm.edu/oeg/es/inicio-2/

In addition to the requirements established by the Graduate School, the student must pass in the selected program a minimum number of credits that are broken down as follows:

Plan I: Master of Sciences in Industrial Engineering, with Thesis

  • A minimum of 30 graduate credits of which a maximum of 9 credits may be at level 5000.
  • Six (6) credits in thesis – ININ6999
  • Nine (9) credits in core courses – ININ6005, ININ6019, ININ6026
  • Six (6) credits in courses required within the specialty area
  • A minimum of 3 credits in elective courses of the specialty
  • A minimum of 6 credits related to, but outside the area of ​​specialty
  • INTD6995 course can not be used for masters degree

Plan II: Master of Engineering in Industrial Engineering, with Project

  • A minimum of 30 graduate credits of which a maximum of 9 credits may be at level 5000.
  • Three (3) credits in engineering project – ININ6998
  • Nine (9) credits in core courses – ININ6005, ININ6019, ININ6026
  • Six (6) credits in courses required within the specialty area
  • A minimum of 6 credits in elective courses of the specialty
  • A minimum of 6 credits related to, but outside the area of ​​specialty
  • INTD6995 course can not be used for masters degree

Plan III: Master of Engineering in Industrial Engineering

  • A minimum of 36 credits graduated of which up to a maximum of 9 credits can be at level 5000.
  • Nine (9) credits in core courses – ININ6005, ININ6019, ININ6026
  • Six (6) credits in courses required within the specialty area
  • A minimum of 15 credits in elective courses of the specialty
  • A minimum of 6 credits related to, but outside the area of ​​specialty
  • INTD6995 course can not be used for masters degree