Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

Mission and Objectives

Mission

  • Serve the university, community and our alumni by offering ABET-accredited degree programs and courses that prepare students for study at both the undergraduate and graduate level.
  • Teach sound engineering principles, ethics and theory supported with significant classroom, laboratory and industrial experiences to a diverse student population. Our goal is to prepare students for immediate and productive entry into today's workplace or the best graduate schools.
  • Continuously improve the curriculum, faculty, scheduling, advising, teaching methods, facilities, and student services while maintaining safety of students, faculty, and staff as a top priority.
  • Educate the general public about the exciting fields of industrial and manufacturing engineering and the opportunities available at Cal Poly Pomona.

Objectives

Industrial engineering graduates will:

  • Enjoy successful careers in industry, research or academia.
  • Continue to pursue knowledge and professional growth.
  • Lead by enhancing collaboration between engineers, scientists, business people.
  • Contribute as professionally, ethically, and globally aware members of society.
  • Engage in design and integration of production, quality management, and information systems to provide optimal solutions.
  • Understand and influence the fiscal aspects of their business or company.

Manufacturing engineering graduates will:

  • Enjoy successful careers in industry, research, or academia.
  • Continue to pursue knowledge and professional growth.
  • Lead by enhancing collaboration between engineers, scientists, professional, and business people.
  • Contribute as professionally, ethically, and globally aware members of society.
  • Engage in the design and integration of materials transformation and production processes.
  • Positively impact the fiscal performance of manufacturing enterprises.