Electrical and Computer Engineering, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate (P.B.C.)

12 credits required 

All Graduate Certificate in Engineering Programs consist of 4 courses/12 credits. All students are expected to complete a preliminary course plan for their intended degree program. Degree planning worksheets can be found here: https://advancedengineering.umd.edu/degree-planning-sheets

Students select either the Communication and Signal Processing sequence or the Computer Engineering sequence:

Computer Engineering

Course Title Credits
Required courses:
ENPM607Computer System Design and Architecture3
ENPM609Microprocessor-Based Design3
ENPM610Digital VLSI Design3
Select one of the following:3
Software Engineering
Operating System Design
VLSI Testing and Design for Testability
Hacking of C programs and Unix Binaries
Total Credits12

Communication and Signal Processing 

Course Title Credits
Required Courses:
ENPM600Probability and Stochastic Processes for Engineers3
ENPM601Analog and Digital Communication Systems3
Select two of the following:6
Data Networks
Theory and Applications of Digital Signal Processing
Wireless Sensor Networks
Wireless Communications: Systems and Network Design Principles
Total Credits12