IEOR E3999: Fieldwork Request Form

IEOR E3999: Fieldwork Request Form


Fieldwork Eligiblity and Requirements

Students in the IEOR Department have an option to pursue internship opportunities that complement their academic studies and earn credits. Schedule permitting, students may engage up to 20 hours per week during an academic term (fall and spring semesters). Students may take IEOR E3999 Fieldwork for a maximum total of three (3) credits, and the credits may be used toward the 128-credit degree requirement. Fieldwork credits: (1) may not count toward any major core, technical, elective, and non-technical requirements and (2) may not be taken for pass/fail grade or audited.

In order to commence, the student must adhere to the following guidelines:

-Present an official offer letter from the employer stating the following (if the offer letter does not have all the below information, please have your employer issue a separate letter or email with the required missing information):
1. Beginning and ending dates of employment
2. How many hours you will work weekly (Employment may not exceed 20 hours per week during the academic year (Fall & Spring semesters))
3. A description of duties in sufficient detail to clearly show them as appropriate to meeting the requirements for your degree
4. Location where employment will take place