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This graduate certificate program is designed to provide specialized graduate-level education for working professionals in the area of electric machines and drives.
Students enrolled in this graduate program will take two required courses and two elective courses. Other courses approved by the electric machines and drives faculty may be substituted for any of the listed courses (see graduate catalog) on a case-by-case basis.
Once admitted to the program, the student must take four designated courses. In order to receive a graduate certificate, the student must have an average GPA of ≥ 3.0 in the certificate courses taken.
Students admitted to the certificate program will have non-degree graduate status and be given three years to complete the certificate program.
When the graduate certificate is successfully completed, the student, if they apply, will be admitted to the master's degree program in electrical engineering, provided all other program prerequisites and admission requirements are met. The credit earned in the graduate certificate program will count toward the master's degree.
Students applying for a graduate certificate must submit the following:
Unofficial transcripts are sufficient for an admit decision.
Official transcripts should be mailed to Global Learning:
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Office of Global Learning
G8 Norwood Hall, 320 West 12th Street
Rolla, MO 65409
Are you a working professional who wants to earn your master's degree, but you don’t have time to take the GRE/GMAT? Then start in a graduate certificate program. Graduate certificates were designed as a pathway to a master's degree.* The admission requirements are more relaxed and credit earned will count toward your degree. Once you successfully earn your graduate certificate, you can continue with the corresponding master's degree without having to take the GRE/GMAT.
This graduate certificate may act as a pathway to the following master’s programs:
*Completion of a graduate certificate program does not automatically guarantee admission into a corresponding graduate degree program. To continue in a master’s degree program, you must apply.