Graduate Certificate in Electric Drivetrain Technology (UCCS / CU Boulder Joint Degree)
University of Colorado – Colorado Springs

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Electric Drivetrain Technology program is designed to provide professionals involved in power electronics, battery controls, and/or automotive industries the capability and motivation to continue with post-graduate education. Students are able to increase their professional capability and enhance career advancement opportunities with advanced knowledge in battery modeling and battery management systems (BMS), motor drive, and vehicle power electronics for applications including hybrid, plug-in hybrid, extended-range, and battery electric vehicles. 


This program requires 12 credits for completion.

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university, or
  • Bachelor's degree in a closely related engineering discipline from an accredited university and two years of experience working in a related field
  • Overall undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Evidence of mathematical maturity equivalent to completion of the following university-level coursework: Calculus III, Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, Physics III (calculus based), General Chemistry I, Circuits II, Electronics I, and Linear Systems

School Accreditation Statement

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