Graduate School

Advanced Electric Power Engineering—Certificate

The Advanced Electric Power Engineering certificate program is also available online.

Electrify and enhance your previous education

The US electric energy industry is facing a shortage of engineering talent. To correct this problem, employers have become more aggressive in hiring graduating engineers and have become interested in retraining existing engineering staff. They recognize the need for highly trained staff who are qualified to handle research and development as well as the application of new technology. 

What you need to know

 The Graduate Certificate in Advanced Electric Power Engineering program provides the student with advanced knowledge of the operation and design of electric power systems.

To enroll in this certificate program, students must have a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, or a degree in a closely related field with at least three years of experience working in the electric-power-engineering field.

This certificate requires a minimum of 15 total credits.

Students may apply the credits earned for this certificate toward a graduate degree at Michigan Tech.