Traineeship awards of financial support are available for the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 academic years; these provide tuition assistance + monthly stipend.


Are you…

  • interested in obtaining a masters degree in Industrial Engineering?
  • interested in Occupational Safety and Ergonomics?

Then, this program will be of interest to you….

Through this program students study, conduct research, and gain work experience in occupational safety and ergonomics. A limited number of full-time students will also receive financial assistance (“traineeships”) through a grant from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).

Our graduates have careers as safety engineers, industrial engineers, human systems integration specialists, software analysts, and human factors engineers. They work for design firms and the US Navy; they work in the home health care industry, aerospace research, manufacturing, brewing, universities (academia and EHS services), and financial services, and some pursue further graduate education.