Graduates from this program will be prepared to take on new roles such as: industrial engineer, manufacturing engineer, quality engineer, and process engineer.
The course of study includes: advanced mathematics, statistics, manufacturing processes, engineering economics, quality, lean manufacturing, Six Sigma, industrial automation and operations management.
The program also incorporates an internship or practicum in its final semester that gives students the chance to demonstrate real-world industrial engineering experience. Arts & Sciences curriculum supports the technical coursework by enhancing the students’ communication, mathematics and critical thinking skills.
Graduates earn a Bachelor of Science degree; the program takes two years (four semesters) to complete.
Manufacturing Engineer; Industrial Engineer; Process Engineer; Quality Engineer
Data reflects placement for AY2013-14 graduates indicating employment in their field of study within 6 months following graduation. Full data calculations are available for review during College open hours Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT at Career Services or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Olympus; Cummins Power Generation; Toro; Graco; MTS Systems Corporation
SOURCE: Based on the 2012-2013 Edition of the Occupational Outlook Handbook published by the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, www.bls.gov.