Our three main industries of focus in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering include, but are not limited to:

Where do our graduates get jobs?

Our graduates have careers that take them all over the world in many industries.

Principal employers of our recent graduates are: 

  • Consulting: Accenture, Ernst & Young Consulting, FM Global, Infosys Tech., Seimens Transportation
  • Energy: Alliant Energy, MidAmerican Energy
  • Food: General Mills, Hormel Foods, Nestle-Purina, Oscar Mayer, Quaker Oats
  • Government: Chicago Transit Authority, Department of Defense, Environmental Protection Agency, Oakridge National Lab, Rock Island Arsenal
  • Manufacturing: Alcoa, Allsteel, Caterpillar, Centro, John Deere, Emerson Process Management, General Electric, Hon Industrial, IBM, Intel, Ipsco Steel, Johnson Controls, Maytag, Micron Tech., Pella Corp., Quality Manufacturing Corp., Collins Aerospace, Silgan Plastics, 3M, United-McGill, Vermeer Manufacturing
  • Medical Services: Butler Technical Group, Cerner Corp., Civco Medical Instruments

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