Certificate of Completion - Complete non-credit course with in-class activities/learner checks (participation confirmed by instructor)
Certificate of Achievement - Complete non-credit course with assessments (e.g., multiple choice tests, or final course exam, or instructor provided case study, last day or post class)
Full Certification - Complete non-credit course with assessments (e.g., graded exercises) and demonstrate knowledge via application of course content to industry project/practicum
Digital Badge - Portable learner record of progress toward a certificate or certification credential
Modules - Are online asynchronous short-courses 4-8 hours in length with a 60 day window to complete. A digital badge is awarded upon completion of a module.
Courses - Are units of teaching for a subject with a finite length of anywhere from 2-days to 15-weeks, but no academic credit.
Specialization - Are specific sets of modules (e.g., four completed modules equals a specialization). Please visit the Certificate in Current and Emerging Technologies webpage to learn more.
Online - Offered 100% online in an asynchronous format. Instructors may hold live office hours.
In-Person - Offered in a live format in Ann Arbor or at a specific location.
Remote Live - Offered through Zoom and is synchronous.
Blended - Offered as a mixture of synchronous (In-person, remote live) and online asynchronous sessions.
Remote live or in-person offerings range from 2 to 10 days with some outside reading and assessments.
Online offerings range from 60 days to 1-year.
Yes, you can email the instructors your questions and they will respond within 48 hours. If by chance you do not hear back you may also reach out to email@example.com.
Remote live and in-person certificate course availability varies from one to three times per calendar year.
If you have specific questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Online offerings can start at any time once the payment is paid in full. The course or module must be completed within the designated time frame. Please review the specific course webpage to see the time frame.
Visit our Go Blue Discounts page to see if you or your group qualifies.
Registration links are available on every course page. For more information please email email@example.com.
In-person or remote live offerings will receive access 1-week before the start date.
Online offerings will receive access once payment has been paid in full.
Credit card, check, or wire transfer.
You may pay by credit card at time of registration or you may pay later through an invoice. All payments must be paid before the course begins or online access is granted.
Please visit our Policies and Resources webpage.
You can either transfer your registration to another offering at a different date or you can transfer your registration to another person.
Only if it is offered in a remote live or online offering. Please review the webpage of the specific course or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please visit the graduate admissions page for application information or contact the specific program graduate coordinator for more information. Visit masters.engin.umich.edu for program information.
For-credit blended courses allow learners to either learn in-person on campus or entirely online asyncronously from classroom recordings.