The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

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About UT

Founded in 1794, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is big on tradition and proud of its humble beginnings as the first public university chartered west of the Appalachian Divide. We serve our state by educating its citizens, enhancing the culture, and making a difference in the people’s lives through research and service.

With more than 300 degree programs, we prepare and empower leaders in just about every profession. Our engineering, business, education, law, and social work programs consistently rank among the Top 50 in the nation among public universities, at the undergraduate or graduate level.

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About the College of Engineering

Established in 1838, UT’s College of Engineering has a long tradition of commitment to excellence in scientific research and the training of engineering professionals. The college consists of seven departments of study, four nationally renowned research centers, and more than 100 state-of-the art laboratories.

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About the Department of Industrial and Information Engineering

Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, the department offers Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and doctoral degrees.

The Department of Industrial and Information Engineering is committed to providing sound, modern industrial engineering education, to engaging in creative research, and to delivering outreach activities through its undergraduate and graduate programs. We continuously enhance our performance in the creation, integration, and dissemination of knowledge as it relates to the design, implementation, operation, analysis, and improvement of industrial processes and in service to the profession of industrial engineering.

Our students develop a set of skills that allows them to be competitive in a profession that is passionate about solving relevant problems.

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The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Big Orange. Big Ideas.

Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 | 865-974-1000
The flagship campus of the University of Tennessee System