Where is the best location for ambulance stations in a metro
area? What types of jobs are most suitable for elderly people? How
do you schedule cases to operating rooms in a hospital? Industrial
and systems engineers determine the most effective ways to answer
some of the world's most pressing questions.
Our undergraduates take courses in areas of production planning,
engineering economics, computer integrated manufacturing,
facilities design, human factors and ergonomics, simulation,
operations research, statistics and quality control.
Students complete a capstone internship project at a local
company such as General Mills, Cameron, General Motors, and
Catholic Health Systems.
Our students can also enhance their education and attractiveness
to employers through a Minor in Manufacturing, Six Sigma
Certification, or five-year