Penn State industrial engineering graduate students in the Laboratory for Intelligent Systems and Analytics
 

Doctor of Philosophy

The Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering at Penn State is a thesis-based, research-oriented degree for students who intend to pursue careers in research and development, research management, or academia. Doctoral focus areas include: human factors and ergonomicsmanufacturingoperations research; and production, logistics, and service systems.

Academic Plan

The department also offers a Ph.D. minor in Operations Research.

dual Ph.D. degree in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research is also available.

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About

Home of the first established industrial engineering program in the world, the Harold and Inge Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (IME) at Penn State has made a name for itself in the engineering industry through its storied tradition of unparalleled excellence and innovation in research, education, and outreach.

We are Innovators. We are Makers. We are Excellence in Engineering. We are Penn State IME.

The Harold and Inge Marcus Department of
Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

310 Leonhard Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-865-7601

FAX: 814-863-4745