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Welcome Students

Congratulations on your admission to Industrial Technology and Management at Illinois Tech! Now that you've been admitted, take a look at all of the benefits and opportunities that await you as you pursue your degree.

Faculty and Staff Support

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INTM staff are always available to answer student questions in person, via email, or on the phone. Our small class sizes allow students direct access to our full-time and adjunct faculty.  All students are assigned an Academic Adviser who will help them select courses and customize their program to meet their individual goals.

Questions?  Email the INTM Office, or  call or visit; a staff member is normally in the office until 6:00 p.m. to assist students.


Career Guidance

INTM's Career Development Adviser holds a Job Search Workshop for all students two times per year, and meets individually with students by appointment.  Faculty and staff receive and circulate notices of employment opportunities to all students regularly, and help students to secure internships and short-term projects relevant to their academic work.  All INTM students also have full access to all of Illinois Tech's Career Services including specialized workshops, resume reviews, career counseling, networking events, workshops and two annual Career Fairs.  Students may contact INTM Career Development Adviser, Professor Herb Shields, to learn more. 

See Career Resources (link at right) for more details regarding student and alumni employment.

Extracurricular Activities

INTM supports the student-led activities of the IIT Student Chapters of three professional organizations; the Association for Operations Management (APICS), the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), and the National Electric Contractors' Association (NECA).  We also have educational pathways for members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers/IBEW 134 and the International Union of Operating Engineers/IUOE 399.  Our partnerships have a professional development focus.  Student activities include visits to companies, attendance at professional conferences, and participation in student competitions.

Click on the Industry Partners tab on this website to learn more.

Alumni Network

INTM Alumni are employed in managerial and executive-level positions in large and small companies all over the world.  The majority are employed in the supply chain, project management, facilities management professions, and manufacturing sectors.  Graduates with bachelor's and master's degrees have gone on to work at Amazon, Fermi National Accelorate Lab, Microsoft, McKinsey, Thyssen Krupp, Trumpf, Volkswagen AG, and other companies that are leading the way in technological innovation.

Read our INTM Alumni Profiles...