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TTU-CR Course Materials

Provides general and specific information to students taking classes at TTU-CR regarding their textbook requirements and recommendations.

IE 2311

IE 2311: Computing for Industrial Engineering w/Discussion (Rojas)

No required textbook: e-textbooks available through the TTU library. 

  • No purchase necessary

IE/MATH 2341

IE/MATH 2341: Statistics I (Fernandez)

Required textbook: Applied Statistics and Probability for Engineers, 7th edition – Doug Montgomery and George Runger, Wiley publishing.

  • Rent or buy 7th edition from Wiley publishing.
  • Rent the 6th edition from
  • Access 5th edition online through the library’s O’Reilly ebook collection – exact content and page numbers will vary between editions; consult your professor as needed

Note: this is the same book as the text used in Statistics II

IE 3311

IE 3311: Deterministic Operations Research I w/lab (Fernandez)

Required textbook: Operations Research: Applications and Algorithms by Winston, 4th ed. Duxbury Press

IE 3329

IE 3329: Fundamentals Project Management (Bandilla)

Recommended textbook: Project Management in Practice by Mantel, Meredith, Shafer, Sutton, 4th edition

  • Free access to eTextbook through the library’s O’Reilly collection
  • Rent or buy the 7th ed. through Amazon or Wiley publishing

Note: extend the rental date until the end of the semester to make sure you have adequate access.

Textbooks available online: 

Friedman, M. A Friedman Doctrine -- The Social Responsibility of Business Is to Increase Its Profits. 1970. New York Times. September 13, 1970. Available at no cost, online:

Gadiesh, O. and MacArthur, H. Lessons from Private Equity Any Company Can Use (Memo to the CEO). Harvard Business Press, Boston, 2008. ISBN: 978-1422124956.

Puff, R. Does Money Buy Happiness? 2023. Psychology Today. Available at no cost, online:

Weida, E and Chilton, M. Financial Health As a Measurable Social Determinant of Health. 2020. National (USA) Institute of Health; National (USA) Library of Medicine; Plos One. Available at no cost, online:

IE 4301

IE 4301: Engineering Design for People (Olawoyin)

No required textbook: Lecture notes and reading material will be provided by the instructor.

IE 4316

IE 4316 Simulation Systems Modeling (Fernandez)

Required textbook: Simulation with Arena, Kelton, Sadowski, Zupick, 6th Edition

  • Rent or buy ebook from Amazon

IE 4351

IE 4351 Facilities Planning & Design (Grillo)

Required textbook: Facilities Planning by Tompkins, White, Bozer, and Tanchoco. 4th Edition, Wiley

  • Rent or buy from Wiley publishing