About the Department of Industrial and Entrepreneurial Engineering and Engineering Management

Earning a degree from Western Michigan University means you'll be among a talent pool sought by employers. Ou experience-driven education means you will be ready to take on the engineering challenges of organizations in whatever role you fill.

Advancing engineering, entrepreneurship and management

We offer you opportunities to learn what it takes to turn creative new ideas into profit making opportunities using a combination of engineering, economics and communication skills. And if you enjoy problem solving and improving the way people do things, a career in industrial and entrepreneurial engineering or engineering management might be for you.  Our bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs ensure your education prepares you for the future!

  • I chose WMU partly because I knew a lot of the professors here from field trips I had taken with my school, but also because I knew WMU had a good engineering program as I will be a third-generation Bronco engineer.

    Bridgitt Cornish, B.S.E.'23

Career info

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Launching first-rate careers

Our graduates are ready to take on challenges and advance engineering and applied sciences fields. They are found in important roles in an array of companies worldwide.

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