ISyE Senior Design Project

Why ISyE @ UMN?

Collaborative Community


A 12-to-1 faculty-to-student ratio ensures a personalized learning experience. Students are involved in projects and design experiences in almost every term. Outside of the classroom, numerous student groups provide an opportunity to pick up essential team work and leadership skills with highly motivated peers.

Outstanding Career Outcomes


Nearly all ISyE graduates have found a job, were accepted into graduate school, joined the military, or founded a startup within six months of graduation. Recent employers include:

3M Magnet 360
ABB Inc. Minco Products Inc.
Alliant Engineering Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Amazon Omnetics
AmeriPride Optum
Boston Scientific Permasteelisa
Chandra Asri Productivity Quality Inc.
Cigna Professional Instruments Co.
Cognizant RMS Surgical
Deloitte Robert Derector Associates
Dynamic Sealing Technologies Schwan's
Eaton SkyWater Technology Foundry
Emerson Target
General Dynamics Turck Inc.
General Mills UnitedHealth Group
Heraeus Medical Components University of Minnesota-Energy Management
Honeywell UPS
IBM UTC Aerospace Systems
JunoPacific Wagner Spray Tech




Graduating students who found employment or were accepted into graduate school


Median starting salary for ISyE undergraduate students


ISyE undergraduate students who are women (based on Spring 2020 enrollment)

In Demand Jobs

Top companies around the world are on the lookout for ISyE graduates to fill crucial positions within their organization as:

Industrial Engineers Systems Engineers Operations Managers
Supply Chain Analysts Data Scientists Consultants
Operations Research Analysts           Quality Engineers Financial Engineers
Logistics Specialists Healthcare System Analysts          Business Software Developers

Our program prepares you for a wide range of careers

Core subjects include Operations Research, Operations Management, Data Analytics, Systems Engineering, Engineering Management, and Production, Inventory, and Distribution Systems.

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