IE Mission Statement and Program Objective

The objective of the Industrial Engineering Program is to produce graduates who can design, implement and analyze production, service, and distribution systems. These systems are found in manufacturing and service industries, as well as in government and research organizations. Our department goals include producing graduates capable of functioning on multi-disciplinary teams, understanding professional and ethical responsibility, recognizing the value of life-long learning and possessing superb communication skills.

Specifically, graduates of our program will be:

  1. Able to apply various industrial engineering techniques in an integrated fashion to solve real world problems in process design and/or improvement;
  2. Able to obtain meaningful employment or enroll in a graduate program
  3. Prepared for a long term successful career sustained by life-long learning experiences.