2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
Industrial Engineering, M.S.I.E.
Priority Admission Application Deadlines: http://www.grad.usf.edu/majors
Department: Industrial and Management Systems Engineering
Contact Information: http://www.grad.usf.edu/majors
The department participates in the College’s M.S.E. majors. The department offers advanced degrees in areas of study pertinent to the design, evaluation, and operation of a variety of industrial systems, ranging from the analysis of public systems, to the service industry, to the operation of manufacturing concerns. Course topics and research opportunities include engineering analytics, production planning, production control, facilities design, applied engineering statistics, quality control and reliability, operations research, engineering economic analysis, human factors engineering, productivity analysis, manufacturing systems, robotics, automation, and computer applications.The department has advanced laboratory facilities that support class projects and research in microcomputer applications, computer-aided design and manufacturing, flexible automation, quality control, and applications in robotics.
Must meet University Admission and English Proficiency requirements as well as requirements for admission to the major, listed below.
- An undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering or a related field with a strong background in mathematics with a 3.00/4.00 GPA; non engineering degrees will be required to take supplemental undergraduate courses
- GRE Required
- Three letters of reference
- Statement of purpose including evidence of research potential