- 15 credits
- One–three semesters
Achieve high-level skills in emerging automotive technologies
Our program is different, we go beyond powertrains to look at total vehicle systems, from chassis to human interface. Develop and apply engineering design, analysis, and controls to a complex system, incorporating numerous embedded systems controlling a dynamic system. Deepen your systems integration knowledge, including requirements, design, technical, safety, and economic analysis for mobility systems. Enhance your interdisciplinary skills to approach complex systems effectively.
This interdisciplinary on-campus and online certificate includes courses from the Departments of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics and Electrical and Computer Engineering. Students completing this certificate will develop competencies in controls, systems engineering, and systems integration, encompassing multiple aspects of mechanical and electrical engineering with a primary focus on automotive applications.
Who is This Certificate For?
This certificate is for qualified professionals who want to enhance their skill set and can be a foundation to continue toward a graduate degree. It is also valuable for degree-seeking students looking to develop a concentration that gives them an edge in their career path.
What You Need to Know
The graduate certificate in Automotive Systems and Controls program provides graduate students and non-degree seeking students with at least a Bachelor's degree in a STEM discipline with advanced knowledge of the design, integration, and control of electro-mechanical components, subsystems, and complex multi input-output powertrains.
To enroll in this certificate program, students must have a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, or closely related field. See complete admissions requirements.
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Accredited Courses, Convenience
Online learning at Michigan Tech provides greater flexibility and can fit around your busy schedule wherever you are. Upgrade or change your career path.
Prospective students can earn an online graduate certificate in Automotive Systems and Controls.
This graduate certificate requires a minimum of 15 total credits. Students may apply the credits earned for this certificate toward a graduate degree at Michigan Tech.
Additional Program Information
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