M.Sc. On Campus

Industrial and Systems Engineering

24 months
17436 USD/year
17436 USD/year
9444 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.S. Industrial and Systems Engineering from Ohio University program educates industrial and systems engineering professionals who will become leaders in academia, government, and industry positions and contribute to the wellbeing of the society.


Key facts:

  • The M.S. Industrial and Systems Engineering from Ohio University is designed to build upon mathematical and analytical expertise gained from a technical education and professional experience. It is heavily directed toward using the computer to solve manufacturing, supply chain, distribution, logistics, quality, reliability, human factors, finance and other service problems and includes courses from other departments to provide valuable interdisciplinary experiences.
  • Areas of faculty interests include manufacturing systems, scheduling, artificial intelligence, systems simulation, process planning, distribution systems, genetic algorithms, neural networks, data mining, logistics, supply chain management, humanitarian logistics, human factors, quality control and reliability, information systems, transportation, applied optimization in manufacturing and service sectors. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

All graduate students are required to take 

  • ISE 6300 - Seminar in Industrial and Systems Engineering, as well as 
  • ET 6020 - Technical Writing Seminar. 

Independent study up to four credit hours may be taken for degree credit in addition to hours earned in thesis or project. A maximum of 8 credit hours of elective graduate level courses may be taken outside the department, provided they are included in an approved plan of study. You are also required to complete at least 7 semester hours in graduate-only courses, while others can be graduate courses that are cross-listed with 4000 level undergraduate courses.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

A degree-seeking application must include:

  • Appropriate application fee
  • Academic transcripts
  • Resume or CV
  • Evidence of English Proficiency (non-native speakers of English only)
  • The department welcomes applications from students with engineering degrees as well as those with a bachelor’s degree in physical sciences, including mathematics and computer science, production/operations management from an accredited four-year college or university. 
  • A TOEFL or IELTS score that meets the university minimum requirement is required for non-native English speakers. 
  • A minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75
  • Three letters of recommendation are required. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8718 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    17436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8718 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9444 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4722 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Athens

1079 - 1780 USD /month
Living costs

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


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