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Hands-on Application

Faculty-mentored research plays a strong role in the hands-on experience of industrial engineering master’s degree students. One current project is supported by HID Global and involves students’ improving the flow and organization of a production facility using lean and operations research principles and models. Other challenges sponsored by local industry include studies of machining cells, production line layouts, and work and assembly methods.

 

Sample Courses

Advanced Mathematical Programming 

Managerial Interactions

Data Information Systems

Manufacturing Analysis 

Decision Analysis 

Production and Inventory Analysis

Decisions in Operations Management 

Quality Analysis 

Facility Infrastructure

Queueing Theory  

Human Engineering

Reliability and Maintainability 

Lean Six Sigma 

Transportation and Distribution 

 

Sample Employers

Allied International,Inc.

Pitney Bowes, Inc.

CDI Engineering

Pratt & Whitney

Covidien

SAP America, Inc.

Ford Motor Company

Sikorsky Aircraft

General Dynamics

The Lee Company

Honeywell, Inc.

UNISYS Corp

Hubbell, Inc.

United States Postal Service

Microsoft