Career opportunities in diverse industries

One of the unique aspects of a degree in industrial & systems engineering is that it provides incredible flexibility in terms of the industries where you can find employment. While some ISE graduates work in traditional manufacturing industries such as aerospace, others work in less expected industries like healthcare or even entertainment. Listed below are the wide variety of industries where industrial and systems engineers work.

  • Aerospace and airplanes
  • Aluminum and steel
  • Banking and finance
  • Car and truck assembly
  • Construction
  • Consulting
  • Electronics assembly
  • Energy and utilities
  • Entertainment
  • Forestry and logging
  • Insurance and risk
  • Materials testing and inspection
  • Medical and healthcare
  • Military and Department of Defense
  • Mining and raw materials
  • Oil and gas distribution
  • Plastics, forming and components manufacturing
  • Retail and wholesale stores
  • Shipbuilding and repair
  • State and federal government consulting
  • Transportation and logistics
  • Warehousing and distribution