Clemson's Industrial Engineering program is consistently ranked in the nation's top thirty and offers the MS and PhD degrees. This program prepares students for the Industrial Engineering field that designs, develops, and improves integrated systems including people, materials, information, equipment, and energy. In addition to these issues, graduates learn to address communications throughout the organization while completing their specialized education. Focus areas for specialization are human factors/ergonomics and production and service systems.
Clemson is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a category comprising less than 4 percent of all universities in America.