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Industrial engineering (BSE)

Find yourself immersed in the design and improvement of systems society depends on for products and services.  

The bachelor of science in engineering (BSE) program in industrial engineering combines knowledge from the physical, mathematical and social sciences to design efficient manufacturing and service systems that integrate people, equipment and information. Improvements made by industrial engineering in automation, information control, process quality and organizational design have greatly increased quality of life over the past century. Trends towards globalization, increased complexity, and rapid technological innovation create an even greater need for industrial engineering in the 21st century. Explore the university catalog for more details, and see our current course catalog.

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Industrial engineering (BSE)

Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering



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Why industrial engineering?

Industrial engineers find exciting jobs in all types of organizations, including manufacturing, banking, transportation, health care, telecommunications, consulting and government. These engineers have learned to model and analyze complex problems independent of the setting. A bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering is an excellent foundation for advanced degrees, and frequently, many of our graduates go on to study law, medicine or business.

Moreover, graduates in industrial engineering are prepared to design and manage systems for a wide range of organizations. They find exciting career opportunities in all types of manufacturing and service industries, including:

  • Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Banking
  • Defense
  • Finance
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Management consulting
  • Semiconductor manufacturing
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation

Learn more about the degree requirements or the objectives and outcomes of the BSE program in industrial engineering.


The industrial engineering, BSE program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, Student enrollment and graduation data are available at