Certificates

The executive master’s program offers Two certificates: a Certificate in Systems Engineering and a Certificate in Systems Management. Each certificate requires 12 credit hours and is offered in an Executive Education, four-hour module format. See Course Descriptions for information on course content.These certificates allow professionals to fit their education into their busy schedules and pursue the track that best fits their career path. These flexible education programs provide students with outstanding opportunities to access UT Dallas’ world-class faculty and hands-on learning experiences. Past students report that the University provided them with opportunities they would not have gotten elsewhere. Why not find out more today?

Certificate in Systems Engineering

Students are required to complete two from the set of engineering courses listed below, and any two additional from the remainder of the 20 SYSM-prefix listed below in either group, engineering or management.

Systems Engineering Courses

Courses Engineering Course Titles Credits
SYSM 6301 Systems Engineering, Architecture and Design 3
SYSM 6302 Dynamics of Complex Networks and Systems 3
SYSM 6303 Quantitative Introduction to Risk and Uncertainty in Business 3
SYSM 6304 Risk and Decision Analysis 3
SYSM 6305 Dynamic Systems Optimization 3
SYSM 6306 Engineering Systems: Modeling and Simulation 3
SYSM 6307 Linear Systems 3
SYSM 6308 Software Maintenance, Evolution and Re-Engineering 3
SYSM 6309 Advanced Requirements Engineering 3
SYSM 6310 Software Testing, Validation and Verification 3
SYSM 6321 Financial Engineering I 3
SYSM 7321 Financial Engineering II 3

Certificate in Systems Management

Students are required to complete two from the set of management courses listed below, and any two additional from the remainder of the 20 SYSM-prefix listed in group, engineering or management.

Systems Management Courses

Courses Management Course Titles Credits
SYSM 6311 Systems Project Management 3
SYSM 6312 Systems Financial Management 3
SYSM 6313 Systems Negotiating and Dispute Resolution 3
SYSM 6314 Manufacturing and Service Systems Planning and Analysis 3
SYSM 6315 The Entrepreneurial Experience 3
SYSM 6316 Innovation Within the Corporation 3
SYSM 6317 The Management of High-Technology Products 3
SYSM 6318 Marketing Management and Marketing Systems Analysis 3
SYSM 6319 Business Economics 3
SYSM 6320 Strategic Leadership 3
SYSM 6332 Technology and New Product Development 3
SYSM 6333 Systems Organizational Behavior 3