Introduction

Ranked among the top graduate programs in systems engineering, the School of Systems and Enterprises (SSE) at Stevens Institute of Technology is a leading institution in systems innovation, education and research. The SSE strategic plan outlines how the school will effectively educate tomorrow’s systems leaders through an interdisciplinary approach to education, create an atmosphere of collaborative and quality research within SSE, emphasize leadership in systems engineering, invest in multi-use academic spaces for students to collaborate with peers on school projects, consider restructuring the curricula, and engage alumni. With emphasis on the vital and collaborative relationships that thrive across the university, SSE has closely aligned its core goals with Stevens’ overarching strategic plan, The Future. Ours To Create. 2017-2022.

Overview

The School of Systems and Enterprises offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs that integrate education and research, extending human intelligence to address some of the world’s biggest challenges. SSE combines the advantages of programs in software engineering, systems analytics, engineering management and industrial and systems engineering with the extensive resources of a major research university. Students receive an education that blends rigorous academic study and cutting-edge research with innovative opportunities, entrepreneurial thinking, and the support and intellectual stimulation of a diverse campus community. SSE is home to the Systems Engineering Research Center, a University-Affiliated Research Center of the U.S. Department of Defense. The center is unprecedented in the depth and breadth of its reach, leadership and citizenship in systems engineering through its conduct of vitally important research and the education of future systems engineering leaders.