Deepen your understanding of the fundamental areas of engineering and acquire the skills to increase efficiencies and design optimal solutions in a variety of engineering and industrial settings. Explore all aspects of usability within product design, work design, and manufacturing or service environment.

The credit you earn from you certificate can be applied toward the completion of the online Master of Science in Engineering program.


A completed baccalaureate degree is required to qualify for the certificate program.

The online Engineering Design certificate is earned by completing 12 graduate credits.

MECHENG 7520 Design for Manufacturability 
MECHENG 7550 Product Design and Development

Choose any two additional courses:

ELECTENG 7310 Control Systems Engineering 
MECHENG 7510 Design for Experiments 
MECHENG 7530 Design for Usability 
MECHENG 7540 Advanced Finite Element Method 
MECHENG 7560 Sustainability in Engineering Design
INDSTENG 7840 Systems Engineering Management


  • Achieve a minimum grade of "C" in each course
  • Complete the program with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Request a certificate from the Office of Professional Program Support within one year upon completion