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Graduate Certificate in Engineering Mechanics

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Engineering Mechanics program is designed for working professionals in the field who want to keep current with the rapid technological changes while gaining additional skills in mechanical or aerospace engineering.  The curriculum covers topics including continuum mechanics, solid mechanics, stability, fracture mechanics, composites, fatigue analysis, plates, shells, and laminated composites.  Course options include:

  • Introduction to Continuum Mechanics
  • Introduction to Finite Element Analysis
  • Advanced Mechanics of Materials
  • Stability of Engineering Structures
  • Fatigue Analysis


  • Bachelor's degree in appropriate engineering discipline
  • GPA of 2.75 or better
  • Minimum of two years of professional experience
  • Statement of purpose
  • Official transcripts

Accreditation & Licensing

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