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The University of Iowa

Department of Industrial Engineering

Iowa City, IA

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Overview

The University of Iowa / Department of Industrial Engineering is located in Iowa City, IA, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Wind energy
Master of Science (MS) Healthcare systems
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Operations research
Master of Science (MS) Engineering design and manufacturing
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Information and engineering management
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Human factors
Master of Science (MS) Information and engineering management
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Wind energy
Master of Science (MS) Human factors
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Healthcare systems
Master of Science (MS) Operations research
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Engineering design and manufacturing

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 2
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (minimum Verbal score of 153, Quantitative 151)
Thesis Optional
Exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (minimum Verbal score of 153, Quantitative 151)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Final defense exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

53
Applied
6
Accepted
3
Enrolled
11%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
100
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 15th April 15th No
Spring deadline December 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE (minimum Verbal score of 153, Quantitative 151)
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE (minimum Verbal score of 153, Quantitative 151)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

18
Total Graduate Students
22%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
77%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 38%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 5.56%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (83%)
Female (16%)

Faculty

12
Total faculty
Full-time - 11
Part-time - 1
Male (11)
Female (1)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Operations research, informatics, human factors engineering, healthcare systems, bio-manufacturing, manufacturing systems, renewable energy, human-machine interactions
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
7,944,000

Location & Contact

Address Iowa City, IA  52242-1316
United States
Contact Dr. Ching-Long Lin
Department Executive Officer
Email: ching-long-lin@uiowa.edu
Phone: 319-335-5673
Fax: 319-335-5669