Online Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering

A graduate certificate in systems engineering provides a strong foundation in the discipline, allowing you to develop a range of technical skills to better design and implement complex systems. WPI’s online graduate certificates is a part-time flexible program that can be tailored to your individual career goals.

Certificate in Systems Engineering

Please see the prerequisites necessary for this program to determine if you have the correct background and experience.

This certificate provides you with fundamental information in Systems Engineering while allowing you to focus on topics of specific industry sector interest. It is comprised of six courses (18 credits). The specific courses are determined in conjunction with an academic advisor. All courses are three credits each unless otherwise specified.

Required Course

  • SYS 501. Concepts of Systems Engineering 

Choose two or more from the following:

The remainder of the academic credit must consist of graduate courses at the 500/600 level and may include up to three credits of directed research.

If a Graduate Certificate is not the right choice for you, consider our Master of Science Degree.