Graduate Certificate in Embedded Systems

Information about the credit-bearing, degree-leading graduate certificate in embedded systems through UTA's Computer Science and Engineering Department

Our credit-bearing, degree-leading Embedded Systems Certificate is intended to educate students in the knowledge and skills required to

  • Design and test embedded systems
  • Use microcontrollers, system-on-chip, and FPGA devices
  • Understand multi-threaded programming on bare-metal, custom real-time operating systems, and embedded Linux systems
  • Implement IP stacks for computer networking
  • Develop network and wireless protocols for Internet of Things devices
  • Design real-time operating systems
  • Implement RISC processors in FPGA devices
  • Design advanced digital logic systems
  • Design control systems with electromechanical actuators and sensors

All completed certificate coursework can be applied towards an MS or PhD degree.

This certificate is managed by:

  • Dr. Jason Losh, administrator, Professor of Practice, Director of Undergraduate Computer Engineering Program
  • Dr. Bahram Khalili, advisor for Computer Science and Engineering students, Associate Professor of Instruction and Graduate Advisor
  • Dr. Ioannis D. Schizas, advisor for Electrical Engineering students, Associate Professor

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