Online Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering

Earn a 15-credit, 100% online graduate certificate that boosts your technical and managerial skills for engineering and other STEM professions.

An Asset for Any Industry

Systems engineering combines several skill areas—people, facilities, hardware, software and documents—into an integrated discipline that includes human factors, technology, process engineering and management.

The result is an essential part of the way the world works today. And opportunities in systems engineering span industries like manufacturing, aerospace, defense, healthcare, electronics, automotive, education, software, government and other sectors.

This is a 15-credit graduate certificate that will help you understand the modeling, creation and analysis of systems. When you finish, you’ll be able to take a project from conception to completion, as well as manage teams throughout a system lifestyle.

If you want to proceed in this field, you can seamlessly apply your credits towards UTEP’s online master’s degree in systems engineering.

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Learn how UTEP Connect can help you earn the degree or certificate you need.
  • 100% online
  • Ideal for working professionals and interested in learning how to develop and manage complex systems
  • Pathway toward a master’s degree in systems engineering
  • Provides access to industry partners like Lockheed Martin and Department of Defense contractors
  • Highly flexible program
  • Tuition: $782/credit hour (in- and out-of-state students)

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Best college, best value college and best professors (Niche).

Best University for Career Outcomes in El Paso

Highest average earnings and job placement rates (U.S. Department of Education).

100% Online

The flexible, fully online learning environment helps you advance your education while maintaining your current commitments.

Top 4.5% of Universities in the Country

Out of 2,800+ four-year universities, UTEP is one of 131 in the highest classification for research (R1 for top tier doctoral university with very high research activity).

Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI)

With a student body that is 83% Hispanic, UTEP stands out as an HSI — one of 569 in the country. Plus, it’s one of only 19 HSIs designated as an R1 top tier research university.

Low Out-of-Pocket Costs

Out of all U.S. doctoral research institutions, UTEP boasts one of the lowest out-of-pocket costs. More than $221 million is awarded in financial aid each year.

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