Microsystem Technology Certificate Program

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering currently offers a graduate level certificate in Microsystem Technology. The Microsystem Technology certificate prepares students for the complex, interdisciplinary development of microsystem technologies such as microactuators, microsensors, microfluidic devices, micropower systems, microoptical devices, and other microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).Students who successfully complete this certificate will receive a printed certificate from the UF Graduate School and a notation of completion on their transcript.

Requirements for Admission

A bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a regionally accredited institution. Students must be registered in a graduate degree program in the College of Engineering and maintain a 3.0 GPA.

Certificate Course Work Requirements

Students must complete 9 total credits with a grade of “B” or higher.

Required Course Work

EEE 5405 Microelectronic Fabrication Technologies

Choose any two of the following courses

  • EEE 5354L Semiconductor Device Fabrication Laboratory
  • EEL 5225 Principles of Micro-Electro-Mechanical Transducers
  • EEE 6465 Design of MEMS Transducers
  • EEE 6460 Advanced Microsystem Technology
  • BME 5580 Microfluidics and BioMEMS

Contact Information

Students interested in perusing this certificate program can contact Shannon Chillingworth for more information.