Industrial Engineering Technology

Industrial Engineering Technology Degree

You will focus on both technical and human-centered approaches to technology management. You will learn how to manage and coordinate engineering operations and lead projects from design to implementation. Skills gained in this concentration prepare graduates for a wide variety of options: retail establishments, manufacturing plants, government agencies, hospitals,  healthcare organizations and more.

Special Features

  • Broaden your scope of expertise with classes from several Technology departments
  • Take advantage of real-world and global experiences with internships and international opportunities
  • Benefit from faculty experience in industrial careers
  • Study Abroad in Munich without delaying your graduation date.

ATTN: IT students

Current industrial technology (IT) students can use the same resources listed on this page. IT plans of study remain active for those students already enrolled at Purdue prior to the summer of 2015.

Placement Data

Number of Graduates Percent of Grads Reported Placement Rate Average Salary
28 86% 96% $56,527

Potential Job Titles

  • Industrial engineer
  • Manufacturing engineer
  • Quality control/assurance
  • Production manager
  • Operations supervisor
  • Sales engineer
  • Purchasing manager

In addition to the fees charged to all Purdue students (technology fee, repair and rehabilitation fee, student fitness and wellness fee), students in the College of Technology pay a differential general service fee of $286.00 each semester.

Full information about tuition and fees is available on the Purdue Bursar’s Office Web site.

From the U.K. to Mexico, Singapore, and China, nearly 40 study abroad programs at Purdue are open to College of Technology students. Programs range from just a few weeks to semester and year-long stays.

New for Spring 2015: Study Abroad in Munich for a semester without delaying your graduation date.