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College of Engineering / Program / Modeling for Data Analytics and Operations Graduate Certificate

Why this certificate?

The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering offers a graduate certificate program that requires four courses (12 credit hours) and may be completed online.  A student who earns the certificate will have a basic knowledge in computer modeling and data analytics for operations, including manufacturing and service systems.

You are eligible to apply if...

  • You hold a bachelor’s degree in engineering or equivalent from an accredited U.S. institution. Exceptions to this may be approved if the student has the background needed to succeed in the graduate engineering courses.  A basic probability and statistics course is essential.
  • There is no GRE requirement.

To complete the program you must...

  • Certificate Curriculum:

    Students are expected to complete the four ISE courses listed below, which can be earned by both degree and non-degree seeking students: 

    • Information Technology for Operations
    • Decision Support Systems for Operations
    • Data Analytics for Operations
    • Data Mining Techniques and Applications for Operations

    Courses may be taken in any order, but Information Technology for Operations is a prerequisite for Data Analytics for Operations.

  *View a complete ISE course list and course descriptions. Graduate courses are those listed as level ”6000” and up; those that are also offered online have a corresponding listing ending in “6.” (e.g., 6500/6506).”

What can you expect?

  • A student who earns the certificate will have a basic knowledge in computer modeling and data analytics for operations- including manufacturing and service systems.

  • If a student chooses to pursue a master's degree, all academic credit earned from the certificate may be applied toward the graduate degree

Applying for the Modeling for Data Analytics and Operations Graduate Certificate

  • Fill out the online graduate application at app.applyyourself.com/?id=auburn-g
    (you will be required to create an account)
  • Upload official transcripts from all previously attended colleges. 
  • Contact Auburn Engineering Online and Continuing Education for additional questions: eol@auburn.edu