Engineering

Perform engineering duties in planning and designing tools, engines, machines and other mechanically functioning equipment. Oversee installation, operation, maintenance and repair of equipment such as centralized heat, gas, water and steam systems.

math certificate for engineering jobsHow Can a Graduate Certificate Enhance an Engineering Career?

Professionals already working as engineers find they are constrained by their need to deepen their knowledge of math skills. Engineers that enroll in the certificate hone their math skills, gaining an advantage in their field.

The engineers we see benefit from the certificate typically:

  • Solve problems through modeling and computational methods.
  • Find practical solutions to engineering problems through mathematical theories.
  • Develop mathematical analysis models.
  • Analyse data utilizing computational models.
  • Encourage and motivate students to improve academic performance.

Engineer Salary and Forecast

Engineers with at least a bachelor’s degree earn a national median salary of $89,555 (as of 2016).

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Job opportunities for engineers are growing at a rate of 3.95% per year, with North Carolina leading the way with a job opportunity growth rate of 9.92%.

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What Education is Required to Work as an Engineer?

Most engineering jobs require at minimum a bachelor’s degree, although many require graduate level work. A graduate certificate in mathematics equips you to stand out in this highly competitive and rapidly growing industry. Earn graduate credit hours in math from a widely respected brick and mortar university—online.

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Engineer Job Opportunities

Engineers with deep knowledge of mathematics are in high demand. Explore job opportunities here.

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Upcoming Deadlines

Certificate Programs

  • Apply by November 25th for Spring (still accepting applications past the deadline)
  • Apply by March 25th for Summer I
  • Apply by May 10th for Summer II
  • Apply by June 25th for Fall

Applications may be considered past the deadline as space permits.

Tuition & Monthly Payment Plans

Tuition and fee information for the upcoming semester can be found on NC State's Online and Distance Education site. Current students may find their information on the Cashier's Office & Student Accounts website.

NC State offers a monthly payment plan.

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