Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering
New Mexico State University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering program is designed for those who want to acquaint themselves with technical professions and development in systems engineering.  Students will develop their knowledge and skills in systems engineering, an interdisciplinary approach and means to enable the realization of successful systems by focusing on defining customers needs and required functionality, documenting these requirements, and then proceeding with design synthesis and system validation while considering the complete program.  Students will be able to transfer these courses into a master’s degree in engineering or use the certification to further their careers.


  • Minimum of a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Supplemental documentation as required per the department, which may include test scores, statement of purpose, writing samples, and letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

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