Why Choose IMET?

  • Three Bradley IMET programs are fully accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). The programs are (1) industrial engineering, (2) manufacturing engineering and (3) manufacturing engineering technology.
  • IMET programs have been rated among the top three in the nation for several years by US News and World report among non-PhD granting schools in 2009.
  • Students can apply additional scholarship (about $100,000 per year) in the departmental level besides university level scholarships.
  • “Manufacturing Laboratory for Next Generation Engineers,” the state-of-the-art laboratory funded by a $2M federal grant from the Department of Defense.
  • Average salary for new graduates with B.S. Industrial Engineering degree is more than $60,000 in 2011.
  • Industry-sponsored Senior Capstone projects give students advanced real-world experiences.
  • Average class size is less than 18 students.
  • Students will have a variety of leadership opportunities in active student organizations, such as APICS, ASM, ASQ, IIE, SME and TMS.
  • By a total of 125 credits you will receive two degrees (1) B.S. degree of Industrial Engineering; (2) Minor of Management.

Hear from Alumni

Alumni Videos
  • Please visit our Featured Alumni videos to hear why they chose the Department of Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering & Technology at Bradley University.

Career Paths