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While other types of engineers design things, industrial engineers (IEs) design the systems that enable those things to work effectively. IEs design, install, improve, and control large, complex systems that include the integration of people, materials, machines, and facilities with wide-ranging applications including:

  • manufacturing
  • healthcare
  • service
  • transportation
  • energy
  • finance
  • entertainment

Welcome to the Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering at the University of Tennessee.

The department offers Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctoral degrees in Industrial Engineering. A Master of Science degree and a Doctoral degree with a concentration in Engineering Management are available through the Engineering Management Group of the department at the University of Tennessee Space Institute at Tullahoma.

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Departmental Enrollments:

  • 163 Undergraduate Students
  • 106 MS Students
  • 53 PhD  Students

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