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Krannert School of Management

Industrial Management: Suggested Plan

Minimum hours required for B.S. degree: 126

First SemesterSecond Semester
(4) ENGL 10600 (First-Year Composition) (3) COM 11400 (Fundamentals of Speech Communication)
(5) MA 16100 (Plane Analytic Geometry and Calculus I) (5) MA 16200 (Plane Analytic Geometry and Calculus II)
(1) MGMT 10000 (Management Lectures I) (4) Chemistry or physics selective
(4) Chemistry or physics elective (3) World history elective
(3) Psychology or sociology elective (3) General elective
(17) (18)

Sophomore Year

Third SemesterFourth Semester
(3) CS 23500 (Introduction to Organizational Computing) (3) ECON 25200 (Macroeconomics)
(3) ECON 25100 (Microeconomics) (3) MGMT 20100 (Management Accounting I)
(3) MA 26100 (Multivariate Calculus) (4) STAT 22500 (Introduction to Probability Models)
(3) MGMT 20000 (Introductory Accounting) (3) Required minor course #1 or elective
(3) International elective (3) Literature or fine arts elective
(15)   (14)  

Junior Year

Fifth SemesterSixth Semester
(1) MGMT 30100 (Management Career Lectures) (3) ECON 41900 (Mangerial Economics)
(3) MGMT 30500 (Business Statistics) (3) ENGL 42000 (Business Writing)
(3) MGMT 31000 (Financial Management) (3) MGMT 30600 (Management Science)
(3) MGMT 32400 (Marketing Management) (3) MGMT 38200 (Management Information Systems)
(3) MGMT 36100 (Operations Management) (3) OBHR 33000 (Introduction to Organizational Behavior)
(3) Required minor course #2    
(16)   (15)  

Senior Year

Seventh SemesterEighth Semester
(3) MGMT 35400 (Legal Foundations of Business I) (1) MGMT 40100 (Krannert Executive Forum)
(3) OBHR 42800 (Human Resource Management) (3) MGMT 45100 (Strategic Management)
(3) Required minor course #3 (3) Required minor course #4
(3) International elective (3) Required minor course #5
(3) Professional elective (3) General elective
    (3) General elective
(15)   (16)  

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Industrial Management Notes

Management Admissions Index (MAI)

  • To be automatically admitted into Upper Division of Industrial Management, you must have completed all courses in the MAI with at least a 3.00 MAI GPA and a 2.50 cumulative GPA, have a "C" or higher in all MAI and School of Management courses and may not be on probation. If you have at least a 2.75 MAI GPA and meet all requirements listed above, you will be reviewed by the Faculty Graduate Admissions Committee to determine admission into upper division.
  • MAI courses, or their equivalents, may only be enrolled in two times for a grade.
  • A maximum of three MAI courses may be retaken.
  • Math courses numbered below your highest level of recorded achievement may not be retaken.
  • School of Management, MAI, concentration and minor courses in which you receeive an "F" can only be retaken at Purdue University, West Lafayette.
  • Previous enrollments in MA 16100, 16200, 16500 and 16600 do not count against the retake policy if a Change Of Degree Objective occurs.

Optional Concentrations

The following concentrations are available, but not required, for industrial management majors: accounting, analytical consulting, economics, finance, international business, management information systems, marketing, operations management, organizational behavior/human resources and strategic management.

General Information

  • MGMT, OBHR and ECON courses numbered 30000 or higher can only be taken after being admitted to upper division.
  • MGMT, OBHR and ECON courses cannot be taken online or by correspondence.
  • Transfer credit for upper-level MGMT, OBHR and ECON courses will only be considered if taken at a four-year AACSB-accredited school (www.aacsb.edu).
  • Courses taken on approved Purdue study abroad programs may be used to satisfy general education, major and concentration requirements. In some cases, courses that must be taken at Purdue, West Lafayette, may also be approved as part of a study abroad program. Schedule an appointment with your advisor to discuss study abroad opportunities.
  • Minors outside of the School of Management also are available.

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