Department

Industrial Engineering

Speed School has the only 5-Year Master’s program (MEng) in Industrial Engineering in the country. In fact, it’s the only place in the state of Kentucky where you can study Industrial Engineering. But that’s just the beginning. We offer a Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and even a PhD path. And our three required Co-op experiences ensure that students will be well on their way to careers in engineering by the time they graduate.

Our Students

“One of the main concepts of industrial engineering is that perfection doesn’t exist. As long as there are things to improve, you’re going to have a job to do.”

Mercedes Sifontes-Garcia, Industrial Engineering
Our Faculty

“What I find most exciting about Industrial Engineering is that it is everywhere. Every problem, every system, every industry, can benefit through the inclusion of an Industrial Engineer. The applications are endless, which makes the problems so interesting!”

Dr. Erin Gerber, Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering
Interested?
WHY CHOOSE INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING?

A degree in Industrial Engineering opens doors to high-tech careers in process management, logistics, and the design of large-scale systems like factories, hospitals, or even theme parks! As an Industrial Engineering student you will learn how organizations operate, learn to design and improve complex systems, and study manufacturing for product realization and production. Upon graduation you can apply your skills across any industry while leveraging the inside track to management roles as you work with people.

Need to contact us?
Industrial Engineering
JB Speed Building, #306
J. B. Speed School of Engineering
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292
P: 502-852-6342
F: 502-852-5633