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Industrial and Systems Engineering

University of Michigan - Dearborn

Ph.D. On Campus
48 months
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890 USD/year
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About

The Industrial and Systems Engineering program at University of Michigan - Dearborn provides educational opportunities to talented students to acquire the advanced knowledge needed to become creative researchers as well as technical leaders and technology innovators in industrial and systems engineering. 

Overview

The Ph.D. ISE program offers concentrations in integrated design and manufacturing, decision science and operations research, and human factors and ergonomics.

The Industrial and Systems Engineering program at University of Michigan - Dearborn requires the core, concentration, and cognate coursework; qualifying and dissertation proposal examinations; a written dissertation; and an oral defense of the dissertation. The Ph.D. ISE degree is offered to exceptional students who have completed, with distinction, a master’s degree in engineering or a closely related field.

Goals

Learning Goal 1: To provide students with analytical skills that enable them to develop creative solutions for complex engineering problems

Learning Goal 2: To prepare students to conduct high-quality original research in areas of industrial and systems engineering

Learning Goal 3: To prepare students for the varied responsibilities and opportunities of careers in research in areas of industrial and systems engineering 

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Optimization
  •  Multivariate Statistics
  •  Research Methods in Human Factors and Ergonomics
  • Production and Operations Engineering 
  • Design and Analysis of Experiments
  •  Quantitative Methods in Quality Engineering
  •  System Simulation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3.2
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
84
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  A master’s degree in engineering, applied mathematics, computer science, or a physical science from an accredited program.
  • To be eligible for the program, students are required to have completed three semesters or 12 credit hours of calculus and a course in linear algebra.
  •  One course in operations research, one course in calculus-based probability and statistics, and knowledge of computer programming. 
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher on a 4-point scale for the B.S. degree and 3.5 or higher on a 4-point scale for the master’s degree.
  • All students are required to submit valid official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 445 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 445 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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Industrial and Systems Engineering
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University of Michigan - Dearborn

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