The Ph.D. prepares students to become leaders in systems engineering. Throughout the program, students produce significant academic contributions in terms of original research to the field, driving advancements and leading to improvements in energy efficiency, environmental impact, cybersecurity, and economic growth, among other areas of application for systems engineering.
Effective Fall 2019
|Select 7 courses from the following:||21|
|Information Technology and Project Management|
or CIS 670
|Advanced IT Project Management|
or ENGR 502
|Engineering Project and Program Management|
|Dynamics of Complex Engineering Systems|
|Electrical Power Engineering|
|Grid Integration of Wind Energy Systems|
|Energy Networks and Power Distribution Grids|
|Foundations of Systems Engineering|
|Engineering Optimization: Method/Application|
|Engineering Decision Support/Expert Systems|
|Overview of Systems Engineering Processes|
|Engineering Risk Analysis|
|Systems Engineering Architecture|
|Simulation Modeling and Experimentation|
|Technical Electives 1||18|
|ENGR 799A||Dissertation: PhD||33|
|Program Total Credits:||72|
A minimum of 72 credits are required to complete this program.
Select 18 credits with approval by student’s advisory committee. A maximum of 6 credit hours are permitted at the 400-level. The remainder must be at the 500-level or above. 3 credit hours of ENGR 795 may be used by students who have had their Ph.D. research, which was performed while enrolled at CSU, accepted for publication (completely or with minor revisions) in at least two peer-reviewed journal or conference publications may fill out a form listing citations and validating documentation and have the form approved by the student’s Ph.D. committee.