The Master of Industrial Engineering (M.I.E.) is a professional non-thesis degree, requiring 31 credit hours of approved courses at the 500-level or above, including a final project of 1 credit hour. Students who have a BA or BS degree in any field of engineering or related study may apply.
Want to learn more about the Master of Industrial Engineering before applying? Join us for an Info Session Webinar, hosted by Dr. Andrew Schaefer and Dr. Eylem Tekin Director’s of M.I.E. at Rice University.
About the M.I.E. Program
Industrial Engineering improves the efficiency and safety of various systems in manufacturing, services, health care, energy and logistics. It uses mathematical and physical models to make data-driven decisions needed in every major economic sector. The Professional Master's Program in Industrial Engineering at Rice is for students seeking a deeper understanding of how sophisticated decision models can optimize complex systems in any industry as well as the non-profit sector.
Students benefit from being located in Houston; nation’s energy capital, world’s largest medical center and greatest provider of manufacturing jobs in America.
To learn more about the M.I.E. program, check out the program requirements and read about our faculty:
The application deadline for Fall admission is April 1st.
B.S. or B.A. degree in a quantitative field from an accredited institution
GRE scores & TOEFL scores for applicant whose native language is not English
Three letters of recommendation
Application fee: $85
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The General Announcement (GA) is the official Rice curriculum: MIE GA. In the event that there is a discrepancy beteween the GA and any other websites or publications, the GA shall prevail as the authoritative source.