Graduate Certificate in Data, Models & Optimization
Stanford University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Data, Models & Optimization program is designed for engineers, investors, mathematicians, and researchers who use scientific computing or optimization in their work.  The curriculum focuses on recognizing and solving problems with information mathematics, and students learn to address core analytical and algorithmic issues using unifying principles that can be easily visualized and readily understood.  Students are exposed to a wide array of applications and tools used in communications, finances, and electrical engineering.


  • From 12-14 credits for completion
  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission