Modeling and Simulation, Graduate Certificate

This Graduate Certificate provides a basic grounding in the concepts of modeling and simulation, an opportunity to develop a specific focus within that field, and a demonstration of skill in applying those concepts. 

Program Highlights

  • Interest in Modeling and Simulation has been growing as government, industry and education realize that it provides real-world, interdisciplinary solutions to many of the questions they face. The field is developing so quickly that in Minnesota alone, there are approximately 60 job openings a month for modeling and simulation professionals.
  • We offer a basic grounding in the concepts of modeling and simulation as well as the ability to tailor your coursework and develop a specific focus within the field.

Application Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university with a minimum GPA of 3.3.
  • A personal statement.
  • Three letters of recommendation with at least one from an individual acquainted with your academic ability.
  • Resume

Application Deadlines

  U.S. Based Applicants International Applicants
Fall Start July 1 N/A
Spring Start November 1 N/A
Summer Start April 1 N/A

Time to Completion: 12 months

Graduate Coordinator Contact

Dr. Mark Bowen

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