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Polytechnic Programs

Tinkerers, builders, and experimenters—your curiosity can change the future.

Every new gadget began as an innovative idea, a fleeting curiosity that became a perpetual thought that begged to be brought to life. Big and small. Recreational to life changing. It all starts with that spark of curiosity.

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B.S. in Industrial Engineering Technology 

If you want to improve quality and safety and make industrial processes more efficient, consider majoring in industrial engineering technology. As an industrial engineer, you’ll find ways to eliminate wastefulness in production processes and devise efficient systems that integrate workers, machines, materials, information, and energy.

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Program Highlights

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  • The ability to use, organize, and interpret scientific data  
  • Experience with designing, planning, and supervising
  • The ability to apply theories and principles of science and math
  • Support from the Mastodon community
  • A prestigious Purdue degree

Accreditation

This program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.

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Scholarships

 

Looking for ways to make paying for college a little easier? ScholarshipUniverse is a tool for current and admitted Purdue Fort Wayne students that allows you to create an academic profile and connect with scholarship opportunities.

For more information about all the scholarships available at Purdue Fort Wayne—including opportunities for specific programs—you can visit the Office of Financial Aid or contact us at [email protected].

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Requirements and Curriculum Overview

Our comprehensive curriculum and diverse requirements will challenge you to go further than you ever imagined. Check out what you can expect as you advance through our program.

Program Educational Objectives

  • Prepare graduates with knowledge, technical, analytical, and managerial, and collaborative skills necessary to develop, implement, and improve integrated systems in manufacturing and service industries that include people, materials, equipment, information, and energy

  • Develop a respect for diversity and a knowledge of contemporary societal, and global issues with an understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities

  • Prepare graduates for careers in higher levels of system design, integration, and management

Learn more about student outcomes and graduation and enrollment data here.

Next stop: a successful future.
  • Architect
  • Automation Engineer
  • Computer Systems Engineer
  • Construction Engineer
  • Electrical Power Engineer
  • Electronics Engineer
  • Engineering Manager
  • Industrial Engineer
  • Medical Product Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Quality Engineer