Academic Catalog 2023-2024 
    Sep 23, 2023  
Academic Catalog 2023-2024

Industrial and Systems Engineering Major

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The Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering incorporates mathematics, natural sciences, economics and other social and engineering sciences to optimize complex processes or systems. Industrial and systems engineering is concerned with the development, improvement, and implementation of integrated systems of people, economics, knowledge, information, equipment, energy, materials. Analysis and synthesis of information acquired from these disciplines increases productivity and decreases wasted resources.

After admission to the University, students may enroll in the B.S. Industrial and Systems Engineering program with:

  1. Recommended high school or transfer cumulative GPA of 3.5
  2. Recommended composite ACT of 28 or composite SAT of 1310-1340 (post 2016 version)
  3. Recommended mathematics ACT of 26 or mathematics SAT of 620 (post 2016 version)

The B.S. Industrial and Systems Engineering requires completion of the following 127 credits:
General Education (39 credit hours)
Essential Engineering Core (37 credit hours)
Industrial and Systems Engineering Core (51 credit hours)

General Education Requirements (39 credit hours)

Arts and Humanities (9 credit hours)

Take one course from each of the following three academic disciplines:

Fine Arts (3 credit hours)

Choose one course from the following:

Philosophy (3 credit hours)

Biblical Studies (12 credit hours)

Take the following four courses (some courses are cross-listed and only one prefix needs to be taken):

Integrative Studies (3 credit hours)

* Please see the First-Year Integration (FYI)  page for specific information about this required course.

Social Sciences (9 credit hours)

Take each of the following three courses:

Graduation Requirements for Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering

The faculty recommends students in the B.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering to the Board of Trustees as candidates for graduation when they have completed the following requirements.

  1. Completion of a total of 127 credits, including all general education and Engineering major program requirements.
  2. A letter grade of D or better and a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better in all CCU coursework, and a GPA of 2.0 or higher for all courses specified for the major.
  3. Completion of 180 hours of ministry/community service and 180 chapel credits. Transfer students are required to complete 45 hours of ministry/community service and 45 chapel credits each year of attendance at CCU. For further details on ministry/community service, see the Life Directions Center (LDC)  section of this catalog. For further details on chapel credits, see the Student Life  section of this catalog.
  4. Meet the CCU Residency requirements 
  5. Acceptable performance on exit exams, as required by the faculty.
  6. Formal and timely application for graduation by the date specified by the University Registrar.
  7. No outstanding financial obligation to the University.

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