Industrial Cluster

Industrial Cluster Charter


The purpose of the Industrial Cluster is to assist and support the College of Engineering at TSU to attract, educate, and prepare students to become world class leaders and innovators in the work place and society.


The Cluster is leveraging its expertise, experience, and resources to further the efforts of the University to accelerate the mainstreaming of engineering graduates into the business environment.


  • To assist in strengthening academic programs,
  • To obtain financial and equipment support,
  • To assist in faculty development,
  • To assist students with career planning and placement, and
  • To identify and assist the College in the achievement of long range objectives.


Cluster general membership meetings are held twice a year in the Fall and Spring. They occur in conjunction with the Senior Capstone Design Project presentations.

Industrial Cluster Membership Invoice

Business and Industry Cluster Member Organization

Alabama Power Company
Birmingham, Alabama
Aerospace Testing Alliance
Arnold Air Force Base, Tennessee
Boeing Company
St. Louis, Missouri
BWXT Y-12, L.L.C.
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
Cockrill Elementary School
Nashville, Tennessee
DaimlerChrysler Corporation
Detroit, Michigan
DCES Educational Services
Canton, Michigan
General Motors Corporation
Bowling Green, Kentucky
Gresham Smith and Partners
Nashville, Tennessee
Harris Corporation
Melbourne, Florida
Lockheed Martin Corporation
Bethesda, MD
MetroBroward Economic Development Corp
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
NASA-Glenn Research Center
Cleveland, Ohio
Northrop Grumman Corporation
San Diego, California
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Knoxville, Tennessee
Pennsylvania State University
State College, Pennsylvania
Procter & Gamble Company
Cincinnati, Ohio
Raytheon Missile Systems Company
Tucson, Arizona
Rolls-Royce Corporation
Indianapolis, Indiana
Southern Company Generation
Birmingham, Alabama
Teledyne Solutions, Inc.
Huntsville, Alabama
Tennessee Department of Transportation
Nashville, Tennessee
Tennessee State University
Nashville, Tennessee
TLC Engineering for Architecture
Brentwood, Tennessee
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Nashville, Tennessee
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Vicksburg, Mississippi

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