Our Programs

The Department of Biomedical, Industrial & Human Factors Engineering is the only academic unit, nationally, to share programs in these disciplines. Our programs are human-centered and focused on improving today's complex human-technical systems.

Our Programs Among Best in Nation

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Wright State University’s online graduate programs in education, engineering and business as among the best in the nation in 2016!


The Industrial and Human Factors Engineering program offered by the College of Engineering and Computer Science was ranked 41th among 83 schools, topping both the University of Arizona and the University of Florida.

Caroline Cao: Prestigious Fulbright Scholar



Caroline Cao awarded prestigious Fulbright Scholar fellowship to work in Vietnam.

Dr. Subashini Ganapathy: Forty Under Forty Award



Congratulations Dr. Subhashini Ganapathy, Winner of the Dayton Business Journal "Forty Under Forty Award.

Dr. Nasser Kashou winner of the International Advocate Award


Congratulations Dr. Nasser Kashou recipient of the Society for Brain Mapping & Therapeutics’ Young Investigators Award. This is a recognition of Nasser’s work in brain imaging to improve the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of patients afflicted with neurological disorders. This prestigious award is shared by the top scientists in the field, making Nasser part of a selected group of scientists.

Congratulations Dr. Pratik Parikh!


Congratulations to Dr. Pratik Parikh on leading the Dayton-Cincinnati Professional IISE Chapter to a Gold Award in 2016. Only 8 chapters out of over 45 active chapters worldwide received this honor from the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE).


Prescription for success

Wright State’s Muhammed Hamdan takes his senior design project on an entrepreneurial journey that could lead to a startup company
Muhammed Hamdan hopes to find investors and partners to help him produce a Multi-Sensory Medication Dispenser.
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Wright State to host Orthopaedic Research and Innovation Symposium

Engineering and orthopaedic researchers and clinicians from around Ohio and the region are expected to attend the symposium on April 10.
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Raining champ

Wright State grad student Bridget Fricke helps engineer rainwater collection system, prosthetic foot
Bridget Fricke, who earned a B.S. in biomedical engineering from Wright State and is working on her M.S. in engineering innovation and entrepreneurship, wants to start her own biomedical company.
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Wright State faculty, alumni named to Dayton’s ‘Forty Under 40’ list

Four faculty members and eight graduates are recognized in the Dayton Business Journal's annual "Forty Under 40" awards.
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