Systems engineering is the integrating engineering discipline
Our students and faculty implement systems-thinking to solve the world’s most complex problems, ranging from illicit trade prevention to model-based systems engineering.
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The Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering Practice provides an introduction to the systems engineering discipline and hands-on experience applying systems thinking to real-world problems. The certificate requires 12 credits of graduate work.
Students may apply for and complete just the certificate, or may apply for both the certificate and a degree program (separate applications, but can be completed in the same semester). This allows students to start with the certificate and continue on to a more advanced degree.
Our Master of Engineering graduates can design and manage complex multidisciplinary engineering systems with a rigorous systems engineering approach.
The applied focus in courses builds skills that can be utilized immediately in current projects and prepares students for future career opportunities.
Graduates of our Master of Science program will be capable of designing and managing complex multidisciplinary engineering systems, with a rigorous systems engineering approach.
The research component of the thesis- and project-based M.S. programs equip students with cutting edge skills in specific focus areas, preparing them for future career opportunities.
The D.Eng. degree is a highly applied degree that requires students to be working or active in the Systems Engineering field while completing the degree.
All D.Eng. candidates are expected to have a sponsor from within their company/organization/practicum site to serve on their advisory committee as an industry member and help coordinate the practicum and dissertation process from within the organization.
Graduates of our Ph.D. program will be capable applying a rigorous systems engineering approach to their research and future career.
Completing a dissertation equips students with cutting edge skills in specific focus areas, preparing them for future career opportunities in academia or industry.
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Systems Engineering at Colorado State University is about developing integrative solutions to the world's most complex problems.