This Industrial Engineering - Human Factors and Health Systems Engineering program at University of Wisconsin Madison considers human reliability, psychomotor capabilities and human characteristics in equipment.
As an important aspect of equipment design is human-computer interaction. Engineers are concerned with the complex physical relationships between people, machines, job demands and work methods, design, work quality and assessment of skill.
Also important are organizational issues such as management approaches, job design, participative problem solving, psychological stress, job satisfaction, performance effectiveness, product/service quality, and quality of work life.
What You Learn
- Articulates, critiques, or elaborates the theories, research methods, and approaches to inquiry or schools of practice in industrial and systems engineering including areas such as decision science and operations research, quality engineering, manufacturing and health systems, and/or human factors.
- Identifies sources and assembles evidence pertaining to questions or challenges in industrial and systems engineering.
- Selects and/or utilizes the most appropriate industrial and systems engineering methodologies and practices.
- Evaluates or synthesizes information pertaining to questions or challenges in industrial and systems engineering.
- Communicates clearly in ways appropriate to industrial and systems engineering.
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- Engineering Economic Analysis
- Human Factors
- Health Systems Engineering
- Inspection, Quality Control and Reliability
- Engineering Management of Continuous Process Improvement
- Human Factors Engineering
- Special Topics in Industrial Engineering
- Safety and Quality in the Medication Use System
- 24 months
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DisciplinesIndustrial & Systems Engineering Health Management General Engineering & Technology View 837 other Masters in General Engineering & Technology in United States
Applicants must also meet department specific requirements as outlined below:
- BS degree in engineering or related area or equivalent
- Mathematical Statistics Course (for example, STAT 312 Introduction to Theory and Methods of Mathematical Statistics II)
- Non-native English speakers must have a Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score of 580 (written), 243 (computer-based test), or 92 (Internet version).
- The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for this masters programs in I Sy E.
- Submit a Statement of Purpose with your online application.
- Letters of Recommendation Required: 3
International25526 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 25526 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National25526 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 25526 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
In-State12200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 12200 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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