Accreditation - Industrial Engineering
Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)
Within five years into their careers, the graduates from the Industrial Engineering Program at Bradley University will have successful careers based on
- Demonstrated ability to recognize business and technical engineering problems and implement effective solutions to such.
- Demonstrated ability to effectively lead cross-functional multi-disciplinary diverse teams in the design, implementation, and/or improvement of processes and systems both regionally and globally.
- Demonstrated professional development through continuous learning opportunities such as varied work assignments, promotions, graduate schools, and/or professional associations.
- Demonstrated involvement in service activities that benefit the profession or the community.
Student Outcomes (SOs)
Industrial Engineering graduates will have:
- an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics and science to system modeling and to problems related to production processes or services.
- an ability to design and conduct experiments, and to analyze and interpret data.
- an ability to design, select, implement, and control a manufacturing or service system and its components or processes to meet desired needs.
- an ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams and the ability to apply a concurrent approach and project management to process and product development.
- an ability to identify, formulate, and determine optimal solutions to system problems, while considering physical and economic constraints as well as safety and ergonomic issues.
- an understanding of the professional and ethical responsibilities of an industrial engineer.
- an ability to effectively communicate technical and social concepts through appropriate methods.
- an understanding of the impact of industrial engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
- the recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in continuous improvement projects and lifelong learning.
- knowledge of contemporary issues facing industrial engineers.
- an ability to use the proper techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for industrial engineering practice utilizing supporting technologies.
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