May 21, 2024  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Reliability and Maintainability Engineering Graduate Certificate, Computer Engineering Concentration

The program is designed primarily for part-time students in that all of the courses are available through distance education.


Computer Engineering

Campus Code

Knoxville Campus

Distance Education

Graduate Certificate Type



Admissions Standards/Procedures

Applicants must meet the minimum criteria established by the Graduate Council.

Credit Hours Required

12 graduate credit hours

Required Courses

  • Select one course from
    • Chemical and Biomedical Engineering CBE 483  
    • Industrial Engineering IE 483  
    • Mechanical Engineering ME 483  or
    • Nuclear Engineering NE 483  and
  • Select one course from
  • Select two elective courses from a list of courses provided by the participating departments
    • Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE)
    • Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (ECE)
    • Industrial and Systems Engineering (IE)
    • Mechanical, Aerospace, and Biomedical Engineering (AE, BME, ME)
    • Nuclear Engineering (NE)
  • Currently, the available elective courses are

The selection of elective courses is determined through an advising conference with each individual student, and is based on the student’s personal interests, academic background, and work experience.