Upcoming Semester Course Schedules

These semester course lists provide an overview of the upcoming regular courses. Check back as registration approaches–if we add new experimental courses this is the first place you’ll see them!

All variable-credit courses (SYSE 695, 699, 795, 786, 799A, 799B) are offered each semester with faculty approval.

For a more detailed description of each course, please look at the complete course list on the Course Offerings page

Summer 2024 Courses

Summer courses offered through the systems engineering department (below) are part of CSU’s 12-week summer session (mid-May to early August).

TitleSubject#PrereqsDay (unless otherwise noted, summer courses offered 5:15 – 8:55 p.m. MT)ProfessorNotes
Engineering Project & Program ManagementENGR502WednesdayMichael Botyarov
Spaceflight and Biological SystemsENGR533STAT 301/303/315 or equivalentTuesdaySteve Simske
Humanitarian EngineeringSYSE581A3ThursdayAaron BrownNew course – First offering!
Ethics in Systems EngineeringSYSE711SYSE 501N/A (fully asynchronous 1-cr course)Aaron BrownCannot apply to PhD program


Fall 2024 Courses

TitleSubject#PrereqsDay (unless otherwise noted, all courses offered 5:15 – 8:00 p.m.)ProfessorNotes
Foundations of Systems Engineering SYSE501MondayGregory MarzolfFinishing this course with at least a B+ allows you to bypass the INCOSE knowledge exam for ASEP or CSEP certification.
Engineering Project and Program ManagementENGR502TuesdayMichael Botyarov
Engineering Optimization: Method/ApplicationENGR510MATH 229 & MATH 261 (Matrices/Linear Equations & Calculus III) or equivalent – review provided during the courseThursdayDan Herber
Overview of Systems Engineering ProcessesSYSE530STAT 301/303/315 or equivalentWednesdayJeremy Daily
Engineering Risk AnalysisENGR531STAT 301/303/315 or equivalentThursdayVinnie Paglioni
Dynamics of Complex SystemsSYSE532SYSE 501 or concurrentTuesdayKamran Shahroudi
Modeling Human Systems BehaviorENGR535STAT 301/303/315 or equivalentThursdaySteve Conrad
Space Mission Analysis and DesignSYSE536SYSE 501ThursdayJim Adams
Engineering Data Design and VisualizationSYSE541STAT 301/303/315 or equivalentMondayErika Gallegos
AR/VR Environmental Realism for SESYSE544STAT 301/303/315 or equivalent or MECH 231 (Engineering Experimentation)TuesdayMarie Vans
Transitions in Energy SystemsSYSE555STAT 301/303/315 or equivalentWednesdayTim Coburn/Aaron Brown
Systems Engineering ArchitectureSYSE567SYSE 501 or concurrent or instructor permissionMondayDan Herber
Coupled Electromechanical SystemsENGR570ECE 202 (Circuit Theory Applications) or ECE 204 (Introduction to Electrical Engineering) or equivalentTuesdayJim Cale
Analytics in Systems EngineeringSYSE571STAT 301/303/315 or equivalentWednesdaySteve Simske
Nuclear Systems EngineeringSYSE580A7CBE 332 or MECH 344 (Heat & Mass Transfer)WednesdayVinnie PaglioniNew course – First offering!
Modeling Methane Emissions from Oil and GasSYSE580A8CS 163 or CS 164 (Intro to Programming) & STAT 301 or equivalentTues/Thurs 3:00-4:15pmAnna HodshireNew course – First offering!
Sustainable Systems EngineeringSYSE580A9SYSE 501 or SYSE 505 or SYSE 530; may be concurrentMondaySteve ConradNew course – First offering!
Systems Engineering RequirementsSYSE602SYSE 501 & SYSE 530ThursdayAaron Brown/Tom Bradley
Leadership/Innovation in Systems EngineeringSYSE710Admission to the D.Eng. ProgramTuesdayTom BradleyD.Eng. students only


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