ABET - Engineering Accreditation Commission

The Industrial & Systems Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Industrial and Systems Engineering Program Educational Objectives

To realize the mission of the program, the following educational objectives have been adopted for the undergraduate program. These objectives cover the fundamentals of both engineering and the humanities that characterize a university education, plus the specialized knowledge of industrial and systems engineering needed for a successful career in industry, the government, or academia.

  1. Graduates will have utilized a foundation in the knowledge and skills of industrial and systems engineering to improve lives and advance professionally in positions of increasing responsibility within their chosen field.
  2. Graduates will have become effective collaborators and innovators, leading or participating in efforts to address social, technical, and business challenges.
  3. Graduates will have engaged in lifelong learning and professional development through self-study, continuing education, or graduate and professional studies.

Industrial and Systems Engineering Program Student Outcomes

The Industrial & Systems Engineering program will demonstrate that their graduates have:

  1. an ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics
  2. an ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors
  3. an ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
  4. an ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts
  5. an ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives
  6. an ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions
  7. an ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies
Industrial & Systems Engineering Program Enrollment and Graduation Data

The enrollment and graduation data for the Industrial & Systems Engineering program for the past three academic years are given below.

Academic Year Enrollment1 BSISE Degrees Awarded
2021-2022 see note  
2020-2021 142 40
2019-2020 131 34
2018-2019 113 38

1Fall undergraduate headcount.

Note:  Fall 2021 headcount will post on September 7, 2021.