• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

 Apply what you learn in engineering science, system analysis, and engineering management and help communities find a better way of doing things.

With this a B.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering at Liberty University , you’ll be exposed to real-world problems and trained in areas like facilities design, quality assurance, ergonomics, and more. Prepare to work in a broad range of industries in the engineering field as you gain an understanding of the:

  • Application of management skills
  • Organization necessary to design, develop, implement, and optimize systems involving people, materials, information, equipment, and energy
  • Appropriate use of analytical, computational and experimental practices

Study under experienced professors who are grounded in their Christian faith. Our primary goal is to develop Christ-centered men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills needed to positively influence industrial and systems engineering related industries.

Coursework includes study in the more recently developed areas of Industrial Engineering enterprise such as:

  • Operations Research
  • Human Factors
  • Production Systems and Engineering Management
  • Business Analytics and Business Intelligence

Career Opportunities in Industrial & Systems Engineering

  • Product Engineering
  • Process Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Supply Chain Engineering
  • Human Factors Engineering

Accreditation

The Industrial & Systems Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.  

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Submit your application by the priority deadline of Dec. 31. After this date, it's best to have your application for fall admission submitted by May 1.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intro. Ops. Res.: Deterministic Models 
  • Intro. Ops. Res.: Probabilistic Models 
  • Adv. Data Analysis & Machine Learning 
  • Decision Analysis
  • Composition and Rhetoric
  • Inquiry

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3.15

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3.15 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

Admission decisions are competitive and are based primarily on the following factors:

  • Cumulative (unweighted) GPA from high school or college
  • GED scores (if applicable)
  • Consistency and trends of grades
  • Results from the SAT, ACT, or CLT
  • Essay submission
50% of admitted students come from within the following mid-ranges:
  • High School GPA: 3.15-3.83
  • SAT (ERW* and math only): 1020-1220
  • ACT composite: 20-27

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    23800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Lynchburg

  • 942 - 1540 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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