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 the following courses (9 total credits) with a grade of "B" or higher:
1. Required Course Work:
EEE 5405 Microelectronic Fabrication Technologies
2. Choose any of the following two 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
Students interested in perusing this certificate program can contact Shannon Chillingworth for more information.