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Engineering Management

Program Summary

With the engineering management specialization in the master of science in industrial and systems engineering program, students will learn to think globally, communicate effectively, creatively solve problems, and manage teams of diverse people - business skills that you can apply in the technical world of engineering. You can choose from two two tracks - engineering decision analysis and global logistics.

Graduate Catalog Program Information

Program-Specific Admission Information and Requirements

Affiliated College: College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

Degree(s) Offered: M.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering

Program Requires GRE: Yes

Letters of Recommendation: 2

University Requirements

Application Deadlines

All application materials must be received by the appropriate deadline below to ensure priority consideration.

Internationals Living Abroad Applicants Residing in the U.S.
Fall May 1 July 15
Spring October 1 December 10
Summer June 1

For More Information

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Engineering Building 230
Program website
815-753-1269

Director of Graduate Studies:
Purushothaman Damodaran
pdamodaran@niu.edu
815-753-5660

Application Contact:
Marisa Glover
mglover@niu.edu
815-753-1269

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