Stony Brook University

Minor in Manufacturing Engineering 

Program Description

The Department of Materials Sci­ence and Engineering offers the minor in Manufacturing Engine­ering, suitable for Engineering Science students or for non-Engineering Science students who seek to obtain a more thorough understanding of the engineering sciences. The rapidly changing nature of technology in the manufacturing industries creates a need for graduates with a background in such areas as modern materials processing, design, thermodynamics, statistics, and analysis. The courses in the minor in Manu­facturing Engineering provide the student with a broad introduction to the engineering science principles and applications associated with manufacturing engineering and provide important skills for careers in manufacturing, process and systems engineering, and quality engineering.

Focus Areas

  • Engineering Science
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Applied Mathematics & Statistics
  • Manufacturing Processes
  • Quality Management
  • Electronic Materials
  • Engineering Economics

Potential Career Opportunities

  • Industrial Engineer
  • Engineering Technician
  • Operation Research Analyst
  • Information Systems Manager
  • Supply Chain Analyst

Target audience


Program Format


Educational Level Prerequisites

High School diploma

Program Type

Degree Program

Expected Outcomes