Graduate Certificate in Hybrid Electric Drive Vehicle Engineering
Michigan Technological University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Hybrid Electric Drive Vehicle Engineering is an interdisciplinary program designed through many partnerships with various industrial partners.  The curriculum provides advanced knowledge of the design, calibration, and operating characteristics of electric drive and hybrid drive vehicles.  Students collaborate in research and education to learn about sustainable power systems technologies.  Graduates are prepared to meet the light vehicle industry’s need for engineering talent that is able to retool electric drives as the primary source of motive power.


  • Have a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Be prepared for advanced study in your chosen field, as demonstrated by your previous degree and your scholastic record
  • Statement of purpose
  • Personal Statement
  • Official Transcripts
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • A résumé / curriculum vitae
  • A writing sample
  • Prerequisite courses

School Accreditation Statement

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