The Mechanical Engineering Department and Materials Science and Engineering Department at the University of Connecticut in collaboration with industry partners offer a 12 credit certificate program for practicing engineers who want to pursue advanced education on composite materials and structures. This program boosts students’ overall composites proficiency, with curriculum focused on the fundamentals of composites combined with practical skills and hands on exercises. Students gain the necessary depth of study for a thorough understanding of modern composite technologies.

Required Courses: ME 5430 and 5442.

Required Electives: Two of the following courses: ME 5443, 5522; MSE 5135, 5364, 5380, 5787.

This certificate is offered by the School of Engineering.