Since it’s founding, the School of Systems and Enterprises (SSE) has developed strategic alliances and affiliations with leading academic institutions, government agencies, industry, technical and professional societies to foster research and scholarly activities in the arena of complex systems and enterprises. Our partnerships are motivated by our desire to promote and facilitate educational programs that will create the technology, systems and tools to meet the human needs of the 21st century.

Academic Partnerships

We have collaborated with academic and research institutes around the world to enhance cross-cultural learning and idea sharing. These partnerships reflect the school’s commitment towards creating real value for our students by providing them with an academic environment that supports collaboration in teaching and research, and boosts interdisciplinary scholarship.

Our partners include:

  • Air Force Institute of Technology
  • Buskerud University College
  • Defense Acquisition University
  • Georgetown University
  • Naval Postgraduate School
  • Nanyang Technological University
  • International Space University
  • Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)
  • Tec De Monterrey
  • University of Naples Federico II

Industry Partnerships

Based on a collaborative model, we have structured our alliances with global enterprises to ensure a climate of innovation and transformation. We provide our corporate partners access to the best academic and research facilities, and empower them with critical knowledge that enables them to meet their business needs and technology challenges.

To meet the diverse needs of our global partners, we work individually with each partner to develop and design courses that cater to their specific requirements. These courses are offered through flexible instructional delivery formats: on-campus, online via award-winning Stevens WebCampus and on-site at various partner locations worldwide.

Our partners include:

  • Accenture
  • BAE
  • Boeing
  • General Dynamics
  • IBM
  • ITT
  • L-3 Communications
  • Lockheed Martin MS2
  • Loral
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Orbital
  • Rockwell Collins
  • SAIC
  • SES
  • UTC
  • Verizon

Government Partnerships

We have a rich history of collaborative research partnerships with the government. These partnerships benefit from shared goals and resources, and have resulted in significant technological discoveries, innovations and inventions that have had an extensive and meaningful impact on complex systems and enterprises.

Our partners include:

  • Department of Defense (DoD)
  • Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
  • Lawrence Livermore
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
  • Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (OUSD)
  • Sandia National Lab
  • US Army's Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center (ARDEC)
  • US Army Research, Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM)

Professional & Technical Societies

Professional and technical societies provide a formal platform for academia and industry to engage, collaborate and exchange knowledge ideas that promote best practices and innovations in their specific fields. SSE is a member of several global societies that are working to build and promote transformative systems engineering solutions for the world.

Our memberships include:

  • Engineering Management Honor Society (EME)
  • American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)
  • American Society for Engineering Management (ASEM)
  • The Council of Engineering Systems Universities (CESUN)
  • International Association for Quantitative Finance (IAQF)
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE)
  • National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA)