Ranking of Operations Research, Systems Engineering, and Industrial Engineering Graduate Schools

Rank the top 72 Operations Research, Systems Engineering, and Industrial Engineering graduate programs in the US using the latest National Research Council data.

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Ranking of Operations Research, Systems Engineering, and Industrial Engineering PhD Programs

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Stanford University
Management Science and Engineering
1-21-610-3089%41-60
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Operations Research
2-41-52-1273%29-53
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Industrial Engineering
1-31-712-3064%9-29
Northwestern University
Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences
4-121-96-2776%15-40
Carnegie Mellon University
Operations Res/Information Systems/Manufacturing and Operating Systems
4-173-103-1573%35-59
University of California-Berkeley
Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
3-101-1049-6178%5-14
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Industrial Operations and Engineering
4-119-245-2487%27-51
Cornell University
Operations Research
6-184-131-10NA35-59
Carnegie Mellon University
Engineering and Public Policy
8-283-157-2473%28-55
Purdue University-Main Campus
Industrial Engineering
6-228-2423-4775%9-26
Princeton University
Operations Research and Financial Engineering
11-295-187-25NA19-43
University of Iowa
Industrial Engineering
11-378-278-2870%3-7
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Industrial and Management Systems Engineering
28-658-281-2373%1-2
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Industrial Engineering
6-2212-2934-5075%15-39
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Industrial and Systems Engineering
5-2816-3717-3276%12-35
University of Florida
Industrial and Systems Engineering
12-408-315-3073%15-38
University at Buffalo
Industrial Engineering
27-5316-353-1583%13-35
University of Pennsylvania
Operations and Information Management
5-2617-309-27NA42-64
Arizona State University
Industrial Engineering
11-347-2130-4866%14-36
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
7-238-2225-4162%18-41
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus
Industrial Engineering
30-5517-391-878%15-41
University of Maryland-College Park
Reliability Engineering
6-296-2650-65NA53-66
Lehigh University
Industrial and Systems Engineering
20-3931-5232-5293%33-59
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
Operations Research
8-3014-2928-4862%15-44
Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Industrial and Systems Engineering
31-5222-4610-3077%12-35
University of Arizona
Systems and Industrial Engineering
25-5413-3210-3073%48-64
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
40-6727-5045-6298%27-53
Columbia University in the City of New York
Operations Research
13-3017-3749-63NA36-57
North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Industrial Engineering
7-2316-3810-5050%16-41
Kansas State University
Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
38-6429-516-3286%8-24
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