What is Industrial Engineering?

Industrial engineering is a branch of engineering that focuses on finding out how to most efficiently perform a process. As an industrial engineer (IE) you will we working on quality control, how to reduce process variation, ergonomics, how to create a safe and effective workspace, and lean, how to eliminate waste in a process. Industrial engineering is a great field for students to choose if they are unsure what industry they would like to be a part of in the future. IEs can be found in many professional areas ranging from healthcare, manufacturing, business and many more!