BS in Industrial Engineering Technology Design Solutions for Industrial Challenges


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Businesses compete globally and locally in the marketplace, each looking for an advantage over the competition. Therefore, they are always looking for ways to increase efficiency while simultaneously improving quality and profitability. Liberty University’s Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering Technology can help you prepare for a career where you are designing solutions for these problems in business or industrial environments.

This industrial engineering technology degree can prepare you for a future working as a member or leader of a technical team. You can learn how to design systems, components, and processes that meet specific needs within a broadly defined set of engineering problems. You can also gain the ability to conduct standard tests, measurements, experiments, and then analyze the results to improve performance.

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Liberty University’s B.S. in Industrial Engineering Technology can help you gain a broad spectrum of skills that may be applied to many different fields. This degree is also 100% online, so you can continue serving in your community while preparing for a brighter future in the engineering and quality control field.

With practical skills to help you utilize a plant’s workers and equipment to meet production goals, you can ensure that production stays on schedule and within budget. This is valuable for businesses because you can help identify defects or problems in their processes and offer solutions to fix them. This can save a company millions of dollars over the course of production.

Our industrial engineering technology degree offers a broad scope of foundational knowledge that can prepare you for a career in the engineering field. Depending on your role, you must consider costs, human factors, and other principles of business management. Within our program, you can take accounting, business, chemistry, math, and engineering courses covering these and other topics.

Another part of your studies will be technical communication, which can help you understand the 3 main types of technical writing: operational, promotional, and reportorial. Understanding how to evaluate and edit your documents depending on the audience is vital in maintaining clear communication.

A large part of industrial engineering technology is refining business processes through rigorous data analysis. You can study Six Sigma to learn how to incorporate this valuable process improvement methodology into your organization’s operations. Upon graduation, you can be equipped to work effectively as a team member or leader in business or industrial engineering.

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Military Undergraduate $250/Credit

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  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
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  • Potential college credit for military training

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