The graduate certificate is fully online and can be completed in as little as 1 year. The program allows you to focus on either circuits and antennas or systems and networks, while requiring exposure to both. In order to earn the certificate, students must complete the following courses with a GPA of 3.0 or higher:
Antenna Theory for Professionals
Digital Communications Systems
Digital Signal Processing
RF & Microwave Circuits
You can use graduate certificate credits towards a MS in Electrical Engineering, subject to your admission to the USF MSEE-P program as a degree-seeking student. Up to 12 credit hours of certificate courses may be applied towards this 30 credit program or other degree programs with departmental approval.
Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
International Student Requirements:
In addition to the eligibility requirements, international students may be required to take the English language skill test (TOEFL). For more information, please visit the International Students section of the site.