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The master of engineering in systems engineering degree will be awarded upon successful completion of the 36-credit program. The courses are not listed in sequential order. All module course work is subject to change as new courses are developed or renumbered.

Students admitted fall 2009 or after must successfully complete the SARI (Scholarship and Research Integrity) requirement of the Penn State degree in order to graduate. For an overview of the SARI requirements, visit the following link: 'Engineering SARI Program'.

Penn State's schedule of courses lists course availability. Although the course numbers, times, and availability on the University registrar's schedule of courses are correct, their prerequisites differ. Please access our course description page to learn about Penn State Great Valley course offerings and prerequisites.

 


Course # Core Courses Schedule Schedule
SYSEN 510 Engineering Analysis I N/A N/A
SYSEN 520 Systems Engineering N/A
Fall 2014
SYSEN 531 Probabilistic Modeling and Simulation Summer 2014
N/A
SYSEN 533 Deterministic Modeling and Simulation N/A
N/A
SYSEN 550 Creativity and Problem Solving I N/A
Fall 2014
Core courses - 18 Credits

 

Course # Core Courses Schedule Schedule
SYSEN 594 Master's Research Paper: a 3-credit professional paper Contact Division
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SYSEN 594 Advanced Systems Studio: under general direction of faculty, students work on a systems project individually or in teams.
N/A
Fall 2014
Choose one of the following to take near the end of the program

 

Course # Course Name Schedule Schedule
ENGMT 510
 Economics and Financial Studies for Engineers
 N/A  Fall 2014
ENGMT 511
Engineering for Energy and the Environment
Summer 2014
N/A
ENGMT 530 Engineering Law Summer 2014
Fall 2014 (PNY)
I E 532 Reliability Engineering N/A N/A
IN SC 497 Special Topics: Enterprise Architecture Summer 2014
N/A
IN SC 525 Applied Data Mining N/A Fall 2014
STAT 500 Applied Statistics N/A N/A
STS 589
 Ethics and Values in Scince & Technology
 N/A  Fall 2014
SWENG 545
Data Mining
N/A
N/A
SWENG 582
 Real-Time Software Design and Analysis
 N/A Fall 2014
SWENG 584
Genetic Algorithms
N/A
N/A
SWENG 586
Requirements Engineering
Summer 2014 (PNY)
N/A
SWENG 587
 Software Systems Architecture
 N/A  N/A
SYSEN 497 Special Topics: Wireless Positioning N/A N/A
SYSEN 505 Technical Project Management N/A
Fall 2014
SYSEN 507 Systems Thinking (previously offered as SYSEN 597) N/A
N/A
SYSEN 522 Systems Verification Validation & Testing (previously offered as SYSEN 597) N/A N/A
SYSEN 530 Systems Optimization N/A Fall 2014
SYSEN 536 Decision and Risk Analysis in Engineering N/A N/A
SYSEN 552 Creativity & Problem Solving II N/A
N/A
SYSEN 554 Problem Solving Leadership N/A N/A
SYSEN 555 Invention & Creative Design N/A N/A
SYSEN 597 Special Topics: Engineering Systems Modeling N/A N/A
SYSEN 597 Special Topics: Advanced Quality Control Techniques N/A N/A
SYSEN 597 Special Topics: Fundamentals of Continuous Improvement N/A N/A
SYSEN 597 Special Topics: Model Based Systems Engineering N/A N/A
Elective courses -Students take any six elective courses from the following: