Graduate Certificate in Power Electronics
Illinois Institute of Technology

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Power Electronics program is designed for power engineers.  The curriculum provides a solid foundation in the design and analysis of large-scale power systems and state-of-the-art power conversion systems.  Topics covered include:  power systems control, power electronics, motor drives, design of fault-tolerant systems, power markets, and fundamentals of power system operation and planning.  Courses may include:

  • Power Electronics
  • Electric Motor Drives
  • Power System Analysis
  • Robust Control
  • Renewable Energies


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.5 (4.0 scale) or higher
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Prerequisites may be required if degree is not in closely related field

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission