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Industrial Engineers

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Join the Technology Student Association, which provides students a chance to explore career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, enter academic competitions, and participate in summer exploration programs. Visit for more information. You also might read some engineering books for background on the field or magazines such as ISE (, a magazine published by the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers. Talk to an industrial engineer about his or her career. Ask your school counselor or a science teacher to help arrange an information interview. Another option would be to job shadow an industrial engineer. 

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