UMass Lowell offers the following graduate certificates in chemical engineering:
Biotechnology and BioprocessingBioprocessing
Biological Sciences Department & Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Department
Carl Lawton, Ph.D.
The certificate is intended for students who hold a baccalaureate degree in science, engineering, health, or related disciplines. The courses emphasize biological and engineering principles, process concepts and the application of these to process design and improvement. Courses deliberately cross disciplinary boundaries and emphasize teamwork in a multidisciplinary environment as well as a result-oriented, document-driven approach to efficient project completion.
Department of Chemical and Nuclear Engineering
Zhlyong Gu, Ph.D.
This 12 credit certificate provides an advanced course of study in materials science and engineering that will broaden and enhance the capabilities and education of experienced professionals and technologists at the graduate level.
Elective Courses (choose three):
Alfred Donatelli, Ph.D.
The sequence of courses provides advanced training in the modeling and analysis of complex systems with some special focus on thermo-fluid processes and general control system design and analysis.The courses are mathematically intensive and many require the use of modern computer analysis tools (Matlab, Simulink, Aspen, etc.).The graduate certificate program is appropriate for students and professionals interested in gaining skills in mathematical modeling and simulation techniques, and for those individuals interested in updating their knowledge and experience with modern control methods.
This is a 12 credit certificate.
Choose Four Courses: