Graduate Certificate in Systems Architecting and Engineering

USC Viterbi School of Engineering

The Graduate Certificate in Systems Architecting and Engineering is designed for practicing engineers engaged in the creation and design of complex innovative systems in aerospace and commercial fields. It is also an excellent choice for engineers who want to “brush up” on the latest technologies and theories.

Career Options

Many graduates find career opportunities in:

  • Aerospace and Defense
  • Automotive, Healthcare
  • Systems Engineering
  • Supply Chain
  • Manufacturing
  • Warehouse and Distribution Facilities
  • Transportation Systems
  • Information Technology
  • Consulting Firms

Program Courses of Interest

ISE 460 | Engineering Economy
ISE 515 | Engineering Project Management
ISE 544 | Management of Engineering Teams
SAE 541 | Systems Engineering Theory and Practice
SAE 542 | Advanced Topics in Systems Engineering
SAE 547 | Model-Based Systems Architecting and Engineering
SAE 549 | Systems Architecting
SAE 560 | Economic Considerations for Systems Engineering
SAE 574 | Net-Centric Systems Architecting and Engineering

DEN@Viterbi Student Services

Please visit How DEN@Viterbi Works for more information on our unique blended delivery model, allowing online students to fully engage with the on-campus classroom. Review how academic advisement, program orientations and course enrollment are facilitated for our DEN@Viterbi Students. Learn how lectures are viewed live or on-demand, and how our Instructional Support Center coordinates homework assignments and examinations.