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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...

  • Those who hold a bachelor’s degree in engineering or equivalent from an accredited U.S. institution is expected for admission.  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., 6050/6506).”

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