Industrial engineering is concerned with the design, improvement, and installation of integrated systems of people, products, equipment, infrastructure, and information. Industrial engineers are creative problem solvers who work together to observe, model, and improve systems from healthcare, manufacturing, transportation/logistics to emergency response, agriculture, finance, and energy.
Industrial Engineering at Francis Marion University
The mission of the Industrial Engineering program is to prepare undergraduate students with the skills, capabilities, confidence and knowledge to fulfill the local and regional needs of South Carolina. The program is dedicated to recruiting, educating, and retaining a diverse student population by offering a rigorous, comprehensive and unique curriculum that enables students to learn current Industrial Engineering concepts.
The Industrial Engineering program uses the educational facilities in the Leatherman Science Facility (LSF) at Francis Marion.