Ph.D. - Industrial and Systems Engineering
Auburn University - College of Engineering
6 - 10 years
USD 1,680 / per credit *
Earliest start date
* Tuition listed is for international students and does not include additional fees; however, tuition waivers and graduate fellowships are available for on-campus students. Contact us for more details.
Why this degree?
Industrial and systems engineers optimize complex processes and systems that improve quality, productivity, and safety. They make use of the workforce, technologies, materials, and financial resources to ensure processes perform as desired.
As companies and corporations across the globe increase their need for effective and efficient operations, their demand for highly skilled industrial and systems engineering professionals grows. According to the Bureau of Labor Standards, there will be a 13 percent increase in the demand for industrial engineers throughout the next 10 years.
What can you expect?
Once admitted into Auburn Engineering's graduate program, you will work with the graduate program officer to create a plan of study.
Auburn Engineering Online Graduate Programs ranked 17th by U.S. News and World Report (2022)!
You are eligible to apply if:
- You hold a bachelor's or higher degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering, or related engineering or math field from an institution of recognized standing
- The GRE/GMAT is required, and TOEFL or IELTS scores are required for international applicants
To complete the program you must:
- Complete a minimum of 60 credit hours including one hour of the seminar (INSY 7950/7956) and nine credit hours from the graduate core curriculum.
- Complete a research-based dissertation supervised by an advisor and committee; the proposal and final defense are administered by the committee.
English Language Requirements
Certify your English proficiency with the Duolingo English Test! The DET is a convenient, fast, and affordable online English test accepted by over 4,000 universities (like this one) around the world.