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This minor focuses on giving engineering students a basic understanding of engineering economics, accounting, statistics, project management methods and analysis tools necessary to manage technical operations and projects effectively. The minor provides an important set of collateral skills for students in any engineering discipline. Students in all Majors may participate in this minor. Please note: CEE students may not use courses to fulfill the minor requirement and simultaneously as a Major Approved Elective or as a Design course. ORIE students have some specific restrictions and requirements noted below. Academic Standards: At least a C in each course in the minor. At least six courses (18 credits), chosen as follows:

I. Required Courses (Choose 3.):

  • CEE 3230 Engineering Economics and Management

or ORIE 4510 Economic Analysis of Engineering Systems

  • ORIE 3150 Financial and Managerial Accounting

(ORIE Students must substitute NCC 5560 or NBA 5000 for ORIE 3150)

  • CEE 3040 Uncertainty Analysis in Engineering (MAE 3100 may not be substituted for CEE 3040.) 

or ENGRD 2700 Basic Engineering Probability and Statistics

or ECE 3100 Introduction to Probability and Random Signals

II. Additional Courses (Choose any 3; other courses approved by petition in advance.)

  • ENGRG 3600 Ethical Issues in Engineering Practice
  • CEE 5930 Engineering Management Methods: Data, Information and Modeling (This course is not accepted for ORIE students.)
  • CEE 5950 Construction Planning and Operations
  • CEE 5960 Management Issues in Forensic Engineering
  • CEE 5970 Risk Analysis and Management
  • CEE 5980 Introduction to Decision Analysis
  • NBA 5070 Entrepreneurship for Scientists and Engineers

or MAE/ENGRG 4610/OR&IE 4520 Entrepreneurship for Engineers

or BEE 4890 Engineering Entrepreneurship, Management, and Ethics