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University of Washington

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Seattle, WA

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Overview

University of Washington / Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering is located in Seattle, WA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Industrial and Systems Engineering (MISE)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 41
Doctoral Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Qualifying, general, and final exams

Admissions

Applying

85
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0; bachelor's degree in engineering, math, or science; transcripts; letters of recommendation; resume; statement of objectives
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0; master's degree in engineering, math, or science (preferred); transcripts; letters of recommendation; resume; statement of objectives

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 580
TOEFL IBT score: 92
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Student Body

82
Total Graduate Students
46%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
53%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.54%
Black or African American 2.44%
White or Caucasian 32%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.22%
Asian 12.2%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1.22%
Two or more races 2.44%
Unknown 1.22%

Gender

Male (63%)
Female (36%)

Faculty

11
Total faculty
Full-time - 11
Part-time - 0
Male (5)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Manufacturing, systems engineering and integration, optimization, human factors, virtual reality, quality and reliability, large-scale assembly, supply chain management, health systems engineering
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,264,000

Location & Contact

Address Box 352650
Seattle, WA  98195-2650
United States
Contact Dr. Linda Ng Boyle
Professor/Chair
Email: linda@uw.edu
Phone: 206-543-1427
Fax: 206-685-3072