IEOR Undergraduate Programs

The Berkeley Industrial Engineering and Operations Research department is the #2 ranked program in the U.S. We give students the skills and tools to design, create, analyze and understand complex real-world systems in areas such as energy systems, supply chains, healthcare, and finance.


Three tracks for undergraduates




B.S. Industrial Engineering & Operations Research

The B.S. degree in IEOR is designed to prepare students for technical careers in production or service industries. It provides a strong foundation for those headed for engineering management positions or for those intending to go on to specialized graduate study in operations research, industrial engineering, or business administration.

The core of the program includes: basic science mathematics, including probability and statistics engineering optimization and stochastic models This forms the methodological foundation for upper division IEOR electives involving the analysis and design of production and service systems, information systems, and human work systems and organization, among others.

The BS in IEOR is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,

IEOR Minor

B.A. Operations Research and Management Science

The ORMS (Operations Research and Management Science) major is designed for students in Letters and Science. It provides a solid foundation in the quantitative, model building, and problem solving skills of operations research and management science. It also gives students the flexibility to learn more about a particular field of interest to them, in which they can apply these skills.

Operations Research and Management Science does not offer a minor program.

B.S. IEOR + Business

Earn degrees from Berkeley's top ranked College of Engineering and the Haas School of Business simultaneously in our new Management, Entrepreneurship, & Technology Program. This program prepares you to understand, design, and analyze complex systems through IEOR technical coursework and helps you cultivate an entrepreneurial mindset and develop leadership skills with a degree from Haas.