12 Universities for Master’s in Industrial Engineering

By Raghuram Sukumar Universities Edit

Here’s a list of 12 colleges and universities in the U.S. that offer master of science (M.S.) and PhD in industrial engineering programs.

Industrial engineering (I.E.) is a branch of engineering that concerns with the development, improvement, implementation and evaluation of integrated systems of people, money, knowledge, information, equipment, energy, material and process. 

In lean manufacturing systems, industrial engineers work to eliminate wastage of time, money, materials, energy, and other resources.

Industrial engineering as a field is also known as or is related to operations management, management science, systems engineering, or manufacturing engineering.

Universities for M.S. Industrial Engineering

  1. NC State — Industrial Engineering
  2. Georgia Tech — Required GRE score for MS (558 + 782), PhD (573 + 794)
  3. University of Washington — Industrial and Systems Engineering
  4. Wayne State University — Master of Science in Industrial Engineering
  5. Columbia University
  6. North Dakota State University — MS GRE Minimum 1,100, PhD 1,200
  7. Polytechnic Institute of New York University.
  8. University of Texas at Arlington
  9. New Jersey Institute of Technology
  10. New Mexico State University
  11. Rutgers University — GRE (560 + 750)
  12. University of Iowa