Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering

Be part of something unique and exciting! Wright State is the only academic unit in the nation to share this unique combination of engineering programs. The Department of Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering (BIE) is a collection of programs you will appreciate for their distinctive human-centered approach and focus on improving today's complex human-technical systems.

The BIE department's vision is to be nationally recognized for excellence in education and for cutting-edge research in specific engineering areas of biomedical, industrial and systems, human factors, and operations research.

Biomedical Engineering
Industrial & Systems Engineering

Degrees and Programs


 

Careers

Industrial Engineering Median Pay

Median pay for Industrial Engineers is $88,950 per year or $42.76 per hour

U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)

Industrial Engineering Job Growth

14% Job Growth By 2030

U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)

Success Stories

Matt Specht, a senior industrial and systems engineering major, learned that small changes can have a significant impact on large-scale manufacturing during an internship with Honda.
Interning with a defense contractor, graduate industrial and human factors engineering student Kaitlyn Ellison digs up elusive data and makes it understandable.

Department News

IISE Lean Green Belt training gives advantages to students after graduation

Wright State’s Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers student chapter will offer IISE Lean Green Belt training from Feb. 10–12.

2023 Alumni Achievement Awards celebrate distinguished Wright State community members

The Wright State Alumni Association honored Alumni Achievement Awards recipients Aurea Rivera ’82, Mark Espy ’81, Christina Knowles ’14, ’16, Stephen Hampton ’80 and Virginia Krause Hess.

Wright State online graduate programs ranked among best nationally

U.S. News & World Report has named Wright State’s online graduate programs in engineering, business and nursing as among the best in the nation for 2023.

 

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