Certificate in Engineering Studies in USA

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Engineering Studies

A certificate is awarded to students who have received a certain type of education or who have passed tests required to obtain it. With this academic document, individuals are given opportunities to achieve higher education or a job related to the skills they learned.

Engineering is the process of designing, inventing, building and maintaining machines, structures, tools and other things that are a part of daily life. This is done by combining knowledge of empirical evidence, mathematics and global awareness.

 

The USA remains the world’s most popular destination for international students. Universities in the US dominate the world rankings and the country also offers a wide variety of exciting study locations. State university systems are partially subsidized by state governments, and may have many campuses spread around the state, with hundreds of thousands of students.

Top Certificate Programs in Engineering Studies in USA 2018

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Certificate in CNC Machining

Goodwin College
Campus Full time September 2018 USA East Hartford

Goodwin College offers CNC Machining programs at certificate and associate degree levels. Both integrate an understanding of the manufacturing processes, knowledge of materials, and a working comprehension of manufacturing mathematics. You’ll also gain competence in technical drawings, specifications, and computer-aided machining. [+]

CNC Operator Training

The face of the industry as we know it has changed forever. Learn the skills you need to succeed in today’s manufacturing in CNC Machining. Goodwin College’s CNC Machining programs are designed to put you on track for a rewarding career in this in-demand field. Goodwin College offers CNC Machining programs at certificate and associate degree levels. Both integrate an understanding of the manufacturing processes, knowledge of materials, and a working comprehension of manufacturing mathematics. You’ll also gain competence in technical drawings, specifications, and computer-aided machining. Combined classroom instruction and hands-on operation of our new CNC 3-axis milling and turning machines will provide you with the knowledge and machining experience you’ll need to be successful in the industry. In this CNC operator training program, you will also gain an in-depth understanding of advanced Mastercam skills needed for programming tool location, motion, and feeds and speeds. When you successfully complete this program, you will be prepared to pursue a National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) credential as a CNC operator.... [-]


Certificate in Optical Engineering

University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education
Online Open Enrollment USA Irvine USA Online

An increasing amount of today’s consumer, industrial, and business products incorporate lenses and optical systems. These are essential to virtually every industry including defense, medical, clean energy, nanotechnology, automotive, electronics, communications, entertainment, computers, and consumer products. The Optical Engineering Certificate Program addresses the growing demand for skilled professionals who can conceptualize, design, and manufacture optical components and systems. [+]

An increasing amount of today’s consumer, industrial, and business products incorporate lenses and optical systems. These are essential to virtually every industry including defense, medical, clean energy, nanotechnology, automotive, electronics, communications, entertainment, computers, and consumer products. The Optical Engineering Certificate Program addresses the growing demand for skilled professionals who can conceptualize, design, and manufacture optical components and systems.

Courses Geometric Optics Physical Optics Introduction to Lens Design Advanced Lens Design Optical Systems Engineering Optical Mechanical Component Design Optical Instrument Design Introduction to Lasers Introduction to Fiber Optics Optomechanical Systems Engineering Vibration Control for Optomechanical Systems Introduction to Radiometry Who Should Enroll ... [-]

Certificate in Embedded Systems Engineering

University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education
Online Open Enrollment USA Irvine USA Online

Today’s embedded systems development ranges from microprocessor-based control systems, to system-on-chip (SoC) design, and device software development. A myriad of implementations can be found in consumer electronics, medical devices, and commercial and military applications. [+]

Overview

Today’s embedded systems development ranges from microprocessor-based control systems, to system-on-chip (SoC) design, and device software development. A myriad of implementations can be found in consumer electronics, medical devices, and commercial and military applications.

This certificate program looks at embedded systems engineering as a synergistic function between hardware and software device design and development. Participants learn the essential concepts of embedded systems development through a practical, hands-on approach utilizing industry design automation (EDA) tools and design kits.

Courses C Programming for Embedded Systems Introduction to Digital Logic and Hardware Architecture Fundamentals of Embedded System Design and Programming Embedded Systems Architecture Real-Time Embedded Systems Programming Logic Design and Analysis using Verilog VHDL Design and Modeling of Digital Systems FPGA Design and Implementation Motor Control Algorithms Writing Portable Device Drivers Designing Embedded Softward Using RTOS Fundamentals of Embedded Linux Linux Driver Primer Embedded Systems Design Using ARM Technology Applied Control Theory for Embedded Systems Real-Time Embedded Digital Signal Processing Who Should Enroll ... [-]

Certificate in Microwave and Wireless Enginering

Tufts University - School of Engineering
Campus Full time Part time August 2018 USA Medford

In today's changing economy, the microwave and wireless engineering industry is moving away from traditional military applications and toward commercial opportunities. [+]

Certificate Program

In today's changing economy, the microwave and wireless engineering industry is moving away from traditional military applications and toward commercial opportunities. With the availability of relatively inexpensive microwave components and improved digital communications, these opportunities have few limits. Radar, satellite, wireless radio and optical communication, and collision avoidance radar are just a few areas, which utilize microwave technology.

In addition, computer hardware researchers and designers are finding that some microwave engineering concepts are necessary to develop faster computer circuits. As engineers explore low microwave frequencies and even lower radio frequencies, this technology will be applied to cable, broadcast, television, medical, and other commercial uses. The certificate program educates professionals in the exciting new uses of microwave and wireless technology, by preparing students through extensive lab and project work.... [-]


Certificate in Manufacturing Engineering

Tufts University - School of Engineering
Campus Full time Part time August 2018 USA Medford

The certificate program educates students in the latest technologies through a hands-on, industry-based curriculum, and contributes to the formation of future leaders in manufacturing engineering. [+]

As the United States continues to compete in global markets, the need for manufacturing engineers who can design, build, operate, and manage competitive production systems has never been greater.

Excellence in three-dimensional design and production - especially knowledge of quality CAD, CAM, CNC machining, and robotics - remains critical as industries strive to reduce labor costs, increase productivity and profitability, tighten performance standards, and improve quality.

The certificate program educates students in the latest technologies through a hands-on, industry-based curriculum, and contributes to the formation of future leaders in manufacturing engineering.

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Certificate in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Tufts University - School of Engineering
Campus Full time Part time August 2018 USA Medford

A series of advanced certificate programs in Civil and Environmental Engineering is offered, on a part-time or full-time basis, to qualified students seeking professional training. [+]

About CEE

What is Civil and Environmental Engineering?

Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) is one of the most diverse engineering disciplines, encompassing environmental and water resources engineering, geosystems engineering, public health engineering, and structural engineering. Civil and environmental engineers are responsible for the planning, design, construction, and operation of structures and facilities that are essential to the environment and infrastructure of a sustainable society. Traditionally these structures included buildings, highways, water and waste treatment plants, tunnels, airports, harbors, railroads, bridges, and dams. Today, civil and environmental engineers are involved in a wide range of engineered and natural systems that contribute to a modern society and protect the environment and public health. These activities include the development and testing of new materials, structural health monitoring and rehabilitation, management and protection of watersheds and water supplies, mathematical modeling of built and natural environments, bioremediation and exposure assessment.... [-]


Certificate in Construction Engineering Management

Clarkson University Graduate School
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA Potsdam

Clarkson University’s new professional Certificate in Construction Engineering Management program focuses on practical applications, current industry techniques and emerging trends and technology. Offered online to accommodate working professionals, the program is ideal for those in the construction industry. Let Clarkson’s established reputation in engineering and powerful network of alumni in the construction industry give you a strong competitive advantage. [+]

To manage construction engineering, you need to know how to work with clients and builders and how to source materials and get them to the job. You also need to know that something unexpected could derail your project at any time. And that’s before the work even starts.

How can anyone master all of this? Clarkson University’s new professional Certificate in Construction Engineering Management program focuses on practical applications, current industry techniques and emerging trends and technology. Offered online to accommodate working professionals, the program is ideal for those in the construction industry. Let Clarkson’s established reputation in engineering and powerful network of alumni in the construction industry give you a strong competitive advantage.... [-]


Executive Certificate Program in Managing Product Design and Development

Northwestern University Segal Design Institute
Campus Full time 3 days September 2018 USA Evanston

Gain the skills to manage the design and development of products for strategic competitive advantage. This intensive three-day certificate program provides the skills related to managing creativity and design, customer-focused innovation, gap analysis in the design process, strategy in design, industrial design essentials, human factors, research, marketing and intellectual property. Participants will also gain skills in managing the product development phase-gate process, teams, and product performance metrics. [+]

Gain the skills to manage the design and development of products for strategic competitive advantage. This intensive three-day certificate program provides the skills related to managing creativity and design, customer-focused innovation, gap analysis in the design process, strategy in design, industrial design essentials, human factors, research, marketing and intellectual property. Participants will also gain skills in managing the product development phase-gate process, teams, and product performance metrics.

Key Benefits

You will learn:

To identify opportunities in the product development process A structured process for product development including phases and criteria for successful product introductions Human factors and usability in the design process Management strategies and supporting metrics to ensure optimal team performance To enhance creativity and manage intellectual capital The underlying principles of successful project management How to conduct end-user focused innovation research and the designer's role in achieving product success Customer-focused innovation and insightful market research Real Case Studies taught by Industry Experts ... [-]

Certificate in Practical Electricity

Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology
Campus September 2018 USA Boston

Jobs in Electrical Technology are projected to grow 23% by 2020. New residential and commercial construction projects, as well as an aging workforce, has led to a high demand for trained and skilled electricians. Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology's electrical program prepares graduates for jobs in residential, commercial and industrial projects. As a student, you will be introduced to all phases of the industry including design, installation, estimating, and sales. [+]

Jobs in Electrical Technology are projected to grow 23% by 2020. New residential and commercial construction projects, as well as an aging workforce, has led to a high demand for trained and skilled electricians. Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology's electrical program prepares graduates for jobs in residential, commercial and industrial projects. As a student, you will be introduced to all phases of the industry including design, installation, estimating, and sales.

Most graduates find jobs as electrical contractors, estimators, product sales representatives, and systems designers. From the designing of construction projects in residential, commercial, and industrial areas to the completion of these projects, students experience all phases of an electrical project. A ten-hour OSHA course provides students with an understanding of job site safety. Experienced personnel in the trades, as well as state regulators, such as the Board of Electricians and the Division of Apprentice Training, assures that the program is ever-changing, with new methods and technology. Our materials are constantly updated to conform to the National Electrical Code, which changes every three years.... [-]


Certificate in Automotive Technology

Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology
Campus September 2018 USA Boston

Established in 1908, Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology's Automotive Technology program located in Boston, Massachusetts, is the oldest in the nation and certified by theNational Automotive Technician Educational Foundation (NATEF). The Community for Accredited Online Schools ranks our program among the top 50 programs in the U.S. for mechanic education. We are ranked 35th when compared to 4-year colleges. [+]

Established in 1908, Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology's Automotive Technology program located in Boston, Massachusetts, is the oldest in the nation and certified by theNational Automotive Technician Educational Foundation (NATEF). The Community for Accredited Online Schools ranks our program among the top 50 programs in the U.S. for mechanic education. We are ranked 35th when compared to 4-year colleges.

As a BFIT student, you will learn how to repair all makes and models by automotive professors with decades of industry experience. In a full-service working garage, using state-of-the-art equipment, you will learn how to diagnose and repair all areas of the modern automobile.... [-]


Certificate of Proficiency in Pre-Engineering

Irvine Valley College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Irvine

This program is designed to enhance students' interest in mathematics and sciences by pursuing a career in engineering. The program's core curriculum requires students to take mathematics and physics classes that are the foundation for all engineering projects. The certificate is composed of courses in engineering design, engineering statics and dynamics, material science, network analysis, thermodynamics and programming. [+]

The IVC Engineering Program prepares the aspiring engineering students to meet the first two years of a four-year university engineering degree program. IVC engineering students will be well prepared to transfer to Engineering programs of the UC , CSU , and most local universities. Students may also choose to earn a Certificate of Proficiency in Engineering. At IVC, you will get a lot of personal attention. Smaller class sizes mean more opportunities to ask questions and interact with instructors. The IVC Engineering department has a faculty that comprised of practicing professionals with P.E. certification and experience in the industry, and educators who are well experienced and dedicated to the students learning and success.... [-]


Certificate in Recording Arts for Musicians

Butte College
Campus Full time 12 - 24 months August 2018 USA Chico

The Recording Arts program provides students with fundamental to advanced knowledge and understanding of audio recording techniques and applications. [+]

Certificate in Recording Arts for Musicians

Recording Arts Program Daniel Donnelly, Chair (530) 895-2880 Department Office: ARTS 224 (530) 895-2404 Counseling and Advising: (530) 895-2378 About the Program The Recording Arts program provides students with fundamental to advanced knowledge and understanding of audio recording techniques and applications. Students learn audio recording methods and how to operate the equipment used in a professional recording studio. Courses include theory, performance, industry standard recording software and hands-on exposure to production processes including tracking, overdubbing, mixing and mastering by participating in recording sessions. The program prepares students for a host of careers within and beyond the recording studio, including but not limited to Assistant Engineer, Assistant Mix Engineer, Studio Booking Technician, Audio/Visual Technician, Studio Owner, Information Technology Specialist and Customer Service Representative, Video Game Audio Engineer, and TV and Film Audio Engineer. Certificate in Recording Arts for Musicians (17.5 Units) Student Learning Outcomes Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:... [-]


Certificate in PowerPathway Gas Pipeline Welding

Butte College
Campus Full time 12 - 24 months August 2018 USA Chico

The Welding Technology program is designed to prepare students to become certified welders under standards set by the American Welding Society, American Society of Mechanical Engineers and American Petroleum Institute. Certification examinations may be taken after completion of the courses. [+]

Certificate in PowerPathway Gas Pipeline Welding

Welding Technology Program

Don Robinson, Chair (530) 895-2469

Department Office: AHPS 251 (530) 895-2551 Counseling and Advising: (530) 895-2378

About the Program

The Welding Technology program is designed to prepare students to become certified welders under standards set by the American Welding Society, American Society of Mechanical Engineers and American Petroleum Institute. Certification examinations may be taken after completion of the courses.

To be successful in this program, students need basic competence in mathematics, must possess good eyesight at least with corrective lenses, sufficient physical stamina to be able to stand and bend for long periods, and not to be bothered by extended exposure to the outdoors.... [-]


Certificate in Leadership and Civic Engagement

Butte College
Campus Full time 12 - 24 months August 2018 USA Chico

The Certificate in Leadership and Civic Engagement will give students a foundation and hands-on experience in leadership theory and civic engagement activities. [+]

Certificate in Leadership and Civic Engagement

Leadership and Civic Engagement Program

Counseling and Advising: (530) 895-2378

Transfer Counseling Center: (530) 895-2264 Transfer information: www.assist.org Department Office: Student Activities Department (530) 895-2427 Kelly Munson, Advisor (530) 895-2945

About the Program

The Certificate in Leadership and Civic Engagement will give students a foundation and hands-on experience in leadership theory and civic engagement activities. The courses focus on the themes of understanding self, understanding others, working in teams, civic engagement, and social and global responsibility and are applicable to all areas of study and careers. Students will have the opportunity to seek out and perform in leadership positions throughout the program and will participate in a monthly cohort.... [-]


Certificate in Engineering Technology Support Specialist

Polk State College
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Bartow Lake Wales Lakeland Winter Haven + 2 more

The Engineering Technology Support Specialist Certificate prepares individuals for initial employment as engineering support specialists or engineering technicians in various specialized areas. Additionally, it provides supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in these occupations. This certificate program is the core of the Engineering Process Technology degree program. Credits earned toward this certificate can also be applied to the Associate in Science in Engineering Technology degree. [+]

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Engineering Technology Support Specialist Certificate

prepares individuals for initial employment as engineering support specialists or engineering technicians in various specialized areas. Additionally, it provides supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in these occupations. This certificate program is the core of the Engineering Process Technology degree program. Credits earned toward this certificate can also be applied to the Associate in Science in Engineering Technology degree. This program focuses on broad, transferable skills and stresses acquisition of information and skills, as well as demonstration of the following elements of the Engineering Technology Program: production materials and processes, quality, computer-aided drafting, electronics, mechanics, instrumentation, and safety. The program technical skills standards align with those of the Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC). The MSSC defines the information, skills, and abilities required of today's frontline manufacturing workers. The curriculum provided within the certificate core courses prepares students for the MSSC Certified Production Technician examination. Instead of teaching the courses through traditional lectures and laboratory sessions at scheduled times, all of the material is formatted into self-study modules, called "units," that contain both theory and hands-on components. Units provide information on significant applied engineering competencies, components, circuits, mechanisms, and equipment that are widely used in manufacturing facilities. Several units make up one course. The Engineering Technology lab and classroom facilities at the Clear Springs Advanced Technology Center in Bartow consist of high-quality laboratory equipment for numerous hands-on activities that develop the skills required to construct, operate, analyze, and program a wide range of... [-]