Industrial Engineering

Graduate Profile

Graduates from the Industrial Engineering Program have the theoretical and practical knowledge necessary to design, implement, lead and improve production processes of good and services that contribute to business competitiveness and profitability. Industrial Engineering professionals promote a culture of quality and constantly seek new opportunities for improvement and innovation in organizations, and their professional performance is based on moral and ethical principles that commit themselves to the sustainable development of society.

Student Outcomes (SO) describe the skills that Industrial Engineering Program students develop during their academic training. These skills are:

  1. An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering.
  2. An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
  3. An ability to design a system, component or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
  4. An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.
  5. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
  6. An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  7. An ability to communicate effectively.
  8. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental and social context.
  9. A recognition of the need for, and ability engage in life-long learning.
  10. A knowledge of contemporary issues.
  11. An ability to use the techniques, skills, and tmodern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.