Graduate Certificate in Human Factors Engineering & Ergonomics
Pennsylvania State University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Human Factors Engineering & Ergonomics program prepares students for rapid advances in science and technology that are allowing them to take a more proactive role in preventing workplace injuries, reducing health care costs, and optimizing the interaction between people and systems to enhance safety, performance, usability, and satisfaction.  The flexible curriculum allows students to enhance their knowledge of product and workplace design.  Graduates find careers in such professions as:

  • aerospace
  • automotive
  • chemical
  • computer
  • consumer products

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • TOEFL, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education