ISE Program Objectives

Program Objectives BS in Industrial & Systems Engineering Programs
San José State University

Revised 2011-06

The objectives of the BSISE program are to educate Industrial & Systems Engineers who will be able to:

1 - Function effectively as an ISE professional in any industry, government, or service organization designing, improving, and implementing efficient business processes.

2 - Use methodologies and computational skills to identify, formulate, and develop solutions for problems normally encountered in their organizations.

3 - Collect, analyze, and interpret data efficiently and effectively to solve systems analysis and engineering problems.

4 - Evaluate the impact of their proposed solutions to engineering problems in the broader context of the organization or society.

5 - Effectively communicate using written, oral and electronic media to articulate technical problems and their proposed solutions.

6 - Recognize the need for life-long learning and growth within their chosen profession and to be familiar with the strategies they may employ to recognize this.