Profit-Increasing Strategies in Chemical Processing Certificate

  • Programs Offered

    • Certificate
  • Delivery Options

    • Online

    • On-Campus
    • Accelerated
  • Credits

    • 9 credits
  • Timeline

    • One–three semesters

Maximize System Management and Make the Most of Your Career

The on-campus and online Profit-increasing Strategies in Chemical Processing certificate ups your skills in chemical process design in chemical manufacturing and petrochemical industries. Design new processes and retrofit existing ones for capacity expansion and more flexible operations. Learn valuable modification strategies using mathematical modeling, process economics, and process automation and control.

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

Modern modular control strategies pave the way for maximum utilization of capital equipment, reuse of software automation code for similar applications, and standardized equipment purchases. Get in-depth training on integrating the pillars of a chemical process into a systems approach in the graduate certificate Profit-increasing Strategies in Chemical Processing program. Analyze real industrial problems using computational tools and by defining the appropriate scope perform an economic evaluation in order to enact appropriate process optimizations. Design advanced process control strategies to optimize performance of dynamic unit operations.


To enroll in this certificate program, students must have a bachelor's degree in any engineering discipline. See complete admissions requirements.

Accelerated Option

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.

Online Option

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 graduate certificate in Profit-Increasing Strategies in Chemical Processing fully online.


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.


Graduate Director

Tim Eisele

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Applications are reviewed on an individual basis using a holistic approach. Fill out our free graduate application online to apply to any of our programs. Official transcripts and scores are not required for the initial application, although you will need to upload them later.

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