Why Choose a Professional Master's in Industrial Engineering?

  • Enhanced Employment Opportunities: The program provides students with the technical skills they would acquire in a traditional master’s program, but also develops skills needed in industry, such as leadership and management skills, professional communications, client engagement skills, and managing projects.
  • Increased Earning Potential. Our alumni self-report that Purdue PMP graduates earn 20% to 140% more than their peers with a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Hands-on experience working with multiple Fortune 500 companies
  • Guidance and coaching from faculty with 30 years of global industrial senior management experience
  • 10 month capstone projects; learn valuable business consulting skills over the course of the project
  • Direct connections with corporate hiring managers, providing potential opportunities for employment


Recent Graduates of PMP

  • Pathways Operations Manager, Amazon
  • Operation Manager II, Applied Materials
  • Functional Area Manufacturing Engineer, Intel Corporation
  • Supply Chain Planner (Rotation), Micron Technology
  • Commander (Major), Singapore Armed Forces
  • Air Force Engineer, Singapore Armed Forces
  • Solution Engineering, Salesforce
  • Process Engineer, Rivian
  • Supply Chain Engineer (Rotation), Arvato Bertelsmann
  • Manager-Business Development, GLENTEC Engr Services