Jun 19, 2018  
2017-2018 Graduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Graduate Bulletin

Systems Engineering, Graduate Certificate

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Systems Engineering
Graduate Certificate, Purdue University

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
College of Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science
Abdullah Eroglu, Graduate Program Director & Department Chair of Electrical & Computer Engineering
260-481-6362 ~ ipfw.edu/ece ~
Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science Building 327


The Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering is designed to recognize students who have completed a four-course sequence in systems engineering.  The curriculum provides students with a background in system engineering fundamentals, systesm architecture, economics and engineering management. The systems engineering body of knowledge prescribes techniques and “best practices” for developing complex or interdisciplinary products. Professional engineers may find the program beneficial in helping them understand modern product development prinicples and best practices.

Program Delivery

While the majority of the courses for this certificate program are delivered as on-campus courses, the possibilty of taking some courses on-line from the West Lafayette campus of Purdue exists.

Declaring this Major

Admission Criteria

Admission to the certifcate program requires that students meet the requirements of the Purdue University Graduate School.

It is expected that candidates to this graduate certificate program have earned a bachelors degree in an engineering discipline.

Graduates with a Bachelors of Science degree in physical sciences, computer science, mathematics or technology will also be considered for admission.

Applicants should have achieved a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0, or have demonstrated an appropriate level of preparation for the certificate program.

Application Process

Interested students should applu on-line through the Purdue University Graduate Application Website.

Program Requirements

Students are required to earn a grade of “B” or better in any four of the five courses listed below:

Total Credits Required: 12

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