About Us

Mission and Objectives

Mission Statement of the Department

The mission of the IMSE Department is to:
- Assure student success through a high-quality education which integrates the latest research and practices in the field;
- Pursue excellence in interdisciplinary research and innovation;
- Engage with the profession and the community.

Program Educational Objectives of the BSIE program (effective Spring 2018)

Our graduates are expected to:
- Have applied concepts of industrial engineering effectively and creatively
- Have demonstrated effective communication and teamwork
- Have engaged in community service and leadership
- Have continued to pursue life-long learning

Student Outcomes of the BSIE program (effective Fall 2018)

- An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics
- 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
- An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
- 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
- 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
- An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions
- An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.