Graduate Certificate in Control Systems
University of Florida

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Control Systems program is designed for working engineers who wish to expand their knowledge of contemporary controls engineering.  The curriculum covers the practical and theoretical aspects; state-space representation of dynamic systems; advanced analytical techniques; linear, optimal, and non-linear control design methodologies; state and parameter estimation; and robust and adaptive control synthesis.  Courses may include:

  • Control System Theory
  • Intro to Random Dynamical Systems
  • Introduction to Nonlinear Control
  • Nonlinear Control II: Adaptive Control
  • Optimal Estimation and Kalman Filtering


  • Bachelor of Science degree in engineering, science, technology, or a closely related discipline
  • 3.0 undergraduate GPA, or a minimum of five years of professional employment experience in an engineering discipline
  • Official transcripts from all colleges previously attended

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges