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Find your niche in the Russ College’s advanced degree programs in industrial and systems engineering. From improving health care systems to optimizing manufacturing productivity, you’ll work on a topic where you can apply the tools and skills you mastered in the classroom.

The Russ College offers an M.S. degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering and a Ph.D. program in Mechanical and Systems Engineering. Already working in the field? Our online master's degree in engineering management can help you strengthen your skills in managing technical teams. For more information, contact the department at 740.593.1539.

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Research Opportunities

Whether you want to improve manufacturing systems of the future or help hospitals deliver better health care, at the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, you’ll study how to apply your technical skills to make the world work better.

For graduate research opportunities, contact the department chair for referral to an appropriate faculty member.

The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering is currently recruiting MS and PhD students starting in Fall 2022 or Spring 2023 for the following two fellowship programs:

  • U.S. Department of Education Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) Fellowship for PhD students in areas related to supply chains (click here for more information)
  • National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) training fellowship in Occupational Safety for MS and PhD students (click here for more information)

Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents to participate in either program. For information about the fellowship programs, please click the link of each program.

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