Master of Science

The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering has a continually expanding master's program, which is designed to help students excel in both industry and academia. ISE offers the following programs at the master's level:

  • Five degree concentrations for the Master of Science in Industrial Engineering (MSIE)
  • Five degree concentrations for the Master of Science in Manufacturing Engineering (MSMfgE)
  • Master of Science in Engineering Management (MSEM)
  • Engineering Management Master's Program (EMMP)
  • Master of Science in Data Science and Business Analytics (MSDSBA)

All master's level students must hold a bachelor's degree in engineering, or in a closely related analytical discipline. In addition, master's level students are expected to have a solid quantitative background with demonstrated competencies in probability and statistics.

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More information is available on each program's web page, as well as in the general requirements section and the M.S. Handbook.


Dr. Jeremy Rickli, Director, MS Industrial Engineering Program & Graduate Program Director

Dr. Kyoung-Yun Kim, Director, MS Manufacturing Engineering Program

Dr. Kenneth Chelst, Faculty Advisor, MS Engineering Management Program (On-Campus)

Dr. Alper Murat, Director, Professional Engineering Management Masters Program (Off-Campus / Ford Motor Company)

Ms. Gail Evans-Hoze, Academic Advisor

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