- 9 credits
- One–three semesters
Acquire Modern Skills to Solve Interdisciplinary Problems
Numerical programming and computer simulations are ubiquitous throughout physics. Michigan Tech's on-campus graduate certificate in Advanced Computational Physics explores the application of advanced computation to scientific problems in your research area.
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 Advanced Computational Physics develops a foundation in programming, UNIX computing environment, system libraries, and computer graphics enabling you to start exploring more advanced computational topics. Learn basic and advanced numerical algorithms, develop and implement numerical methods and computer simulations using these new skills, and explore the application of advanced computation to scientific problems in your research area.
There are no prerequisites to enroll in this certificate program. See complete admissions requirements.
Michigan Tech Bachelor's + 1 Semester = Accelerated Graduate Certificate
Current Michigan Tech undergraduates or recent alumni, get started right away. Our accelerated graduate certificates are a fast, affordable way to add graduate credentials to your bachelor's degree in as little as one semester. Be more marketable in your industry or prepare for your master's degree. Explore accelerated certificate options.
This graduate certificate requires a minimum of 9 total credits. Students may apply the credits earned for this certificate toward a graduate degree at Michigan Tech.