Integrative Systems + Design (ISD) is dedicated to educating leaders who can think transformatively and create lasting value in the workplace and society. We do this with a rigorous focus on innovation, agility, and purpose in service of the common good.
We offer a broad array of interdisciplinary graduate degrees that are taught by outstanding faculty from across campus along with professors of practice and experts from industry.
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ISD is the place for innovative graduate programs that prepare you to become a leader in your field. Earn your degree either on-campus or online.
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The University of Michigan is providing an innovative, in-person fall 2020 designed to meet the needs of our students and campus community. This website shares our blueprint for protecting the entire U-M community and how you can stay safe and help reduce the spread of COVID-19 on campus.
You can also find more information about the College of Engineering’s preparations for an innovative, in-person 2020 fall semester by visiting the College’s COVID website.
U-M continues to be a national leader in online graduate engineering education, according to the U.S. News & World Report.
In its 2020 rankings released this week, U.S. News placed the U-M College of Engineering #4 on the list of Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs, tied with the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering. Acknowledging the excellence of its five multidisciplinary online degrees and an array of innovative learning tools, the College improved its position from a year ago to move into the Top 5 nationally.
ISD + UM Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute
Receive an undergraduate BSE degree from UM – Shanghai Jiao Tong University’s Joint Institute (JI SJTU) and take the next step with an Integrative Systems and Design (ISD) Engineering Master’s degree at the University of Michigan.
Setting Ideas into action
Capstone projects are experiences that allow students within Integrative Systems + Design (ISD) to apply what they have learned from their studies to a real-world problem or issue. It is a highlight for many ISD students, giving them the opportunity to interact closely with faculty, other team members, and industry leaders. See our ISD Capstone for more detail.