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Careers in Industrial Management

Industrial Management students have time to study abroad, or complete multiple summer internships or work coop programs.  They compete in internal and external case competitions to hone their communication skills and participate in student research symposia to display their critical and creative thinking talents. 

The typical answer given when prospective students ask about where Industrial Management students start their careers is “anywhere they want”.  The degree is highly valued in the marketplace and by Krannert alums who earned it. They were able to leverage their analytical and management foundation into positions such as private equity partners and analysts, investment bankers, chief operating officers, marketing managers, chief technology managers and chief executive officers. 

For years, 100% of Industrial Management majors are placed within six months of graduation.  The degree is distinctive and benefits greatly from its association with the STEM programs at Purdue.  With the BSIM degree, you will have what recruiters are looking for today!

Industrial Management

100%Placed
within Six months
of Graduating

$55,655 Average
Starting
Salary

Salary
Range
$42,000-$67,000

$3,300 Average Bonus
(for those receiving a bonus)

Common Job Titles:
Management

Some of the firms Who have hired In this Area:
Accenture — Amazon — Caterpillar — Cummins — Danaher — John Deere — Kimberly-Clark — PepsiCo — Sears Holdings