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Contact Information

Rudy Treichel
Assistant Dean, Director of Graduate Programs
School of Engineering
Kirkbride Hall, Room 101
Tel: 610-499-1294
rjtreichel@widener.edu

Kara Barnard
Secretary
Kirkbride Hall, Room 101
tel: 610-499-4198
klbarnard@widener.edu

Roberta D. Nolan, EdD
Director
Graduate Enrollment Management
Muller Hall
Tel: 610-499-4129
gradprograms@widener.edu

Certificates in Engineering

All engineers know what inertia is. They also know it's important to avoid in their careers.

Whether you're a recent graduate or a seasoned technician, you need to keep up with changes in your discipline. Widener's School of Engineering provides certificate options for those of you who wish to earn a credential without committing to a master's program.

These certificates can be completed in as quickly as eight months. They also do double-duty by counting toward a master's degree if you end up deciding to enroll.

Land Development

The Land Development Certificate program gives the practicing professional a solid understanding of the fundamentals of the land development process, blending theory and practice to help develop the skills and understanding needed to succeed in this competitive business.

Participants who complete the certificate can expect to:

  • Acquire specialized technical knowledge
  • Enhance project management skills
  • Network with other practitioners

Technology Management

This program is relevant for professionals who wish to gain further knowledge in the area of technology management. The Technology Management Certificate program gives the practicing professional a solid understanding of the fundamentals of the Technology Management process, blending theory and practice to help develop the skills and understanding needed to succeed in a competitive business world.

Participants who complete the certificate can expect to improve their skills in the areas of:

  • Economic/Operational planning
  • Team/Project management
  • Communication of technical material
  • Analysis and decision making