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Graduate Certificate in 3D Engineering and Additive Manufacturing

The Department of Mechanical Engineering created a 15 standard credit hour (SCH) Graduate Certificate in 3D Engineering and Additive Manufacturing. This certificate will supplement the existing Master's Degree In Mechanical Engineering or any other suitable graduate-level degree at UTEP or at another institution, or be a stand-alone certificate for a professional engineer.

Admission Requirements

  • A Bachelor Degree in mechanical, aerospace, electrical, civil, industrial, biomedical, computer science, leadership and materials engineering or a related field in engineering or science. The degree must be from a regionally accredited institution in the United States, or from a foreign institution providing an equivalent education. 
  • Either current enrollment in a graduate level engineering program with an official transcript, or a current resume that demonstrates that the applicant has the sufficient professional preparation for the program.
  • A brief statement of purpose describing the reasons why the individual is interested in this certificate. 
  • A single letter of recommendation from a supervisor of faculty member. 

Degree Plan

MECH 5351Intro to 3D Eng & Additive Mfg3
MECH 5352Dsg for 3D Eng & Additive Man3
MECH 5353Adv 3D Eng & Additive Manufact3
MECH 5354Design Studio I3
MECH 5355Design Studio II3
Total Hours15