M.S. in Industrial Management and Technology

Lead in your field with NIU's online and on-campus Master of Science in Industrial Management and Technology. To be an effective industry leader, you have to know how to manage systems, problems and people. In this program, you'll gain an understanding of the impact and application of technology on a local and global scale. You'll improve your communication skills and learn to work on and lead interdisciplinary teams. And you'll discover new ways to research issues and analyze data, allowing you to break from the pack and develop innovative solutions.

Designed For Busy Professionals

Your courses are either 100% percent online or face-to-face, giving you the flexibility to balance education with your life. Your instructors are expert faculty with industry experience who know what you need to succeed in the real world.

Includes Graduate Online Course

TECH 533: Chemical Hazards in Industry

Course objectives include:

  • Describe how workplace chemicals enter the body and impact specific organ systems.
  • Identify chemical hazards associated with common processes and industries.
  • Qualitatively assess the health risks from a workplace chemical exposure situation.
  • Explain to workers the toxicologic hazards of chemicals related to a specific industrial process.

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Course Sequence

Admission Requirements

  • Accredited B.S. degree in engineering, engineering technology or industrial education
  • Completion of trigonometry, pre-calculus and statistics requirements


Shun Takai, Ph.D.
Interim Chair and Associate Professor
SG 300

Contact Us

Department of Engineering Technology
Still Gym 203 
Northern Illinois University 
DeKalb, IL 60115
815-753-3702 (Fax)

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