California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo

College of Architecture and Environmental Design

Industrial Engineering


1 Grand Ave.

San Luis Obispo, CA 93407

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Industrial Engineering

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science program in Industrial Engineering has the following objectives: · To help California industries in meeting their needs with respect to processes of design, optimization, and re-engineering and in competing globally, by educating and training engineers with advanced practical knowledge in the field of Industrial Engineering. · To attract undergraduate engineers of all majors and provide education in the planning, engineering, optimization, and management of processes using the appropriate tools of Industrial Engineering. · To further the mission and goals of the College of Engineering at Cal Poly with respect to graduate engineering education by maintaining a balance between undergraduate and graduate educational opportunities in engineering that optimally supports the health of California industry. Each student is strongly encouraged to work with a particular faculty member in selecting a thesis topic which is of personal interest to the student and the faculty member, and to choose a substantial number of elective courses that will support the issues addressed in the thesis or project.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999