Graduate CertificateEngineering Education

Wichita State’s graduate certificate of engineering education will equip you with the knowledge, skills and confidence for a successful career as an engineering educator.

Learn how Engineering Education is the right fit for you.

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Applied learning at Wichita State

At Wichita State, applied learning is everything. In fact, every degree we offer has a guaranteed applied learning or research experience built right into it equipping you with the relevant skills and experience to make you workforce ready before graduation.

Admission to the program

To start the certificate, you must:

  • Be a degree-bound WSU engineering graduate student in good standing OR
  • Be in a non-degree, Category A status

For additional admission details, click on the link below.

Inside the Program

WSU expands high school engineering education 

A new program initiated by WSU's National Institute for Aviation Research teaches high schoolers how to use computer-aided design software.

It's the primary software used by Wichita manufacturers and is widely used across the world.

With this program, students will be more prepared for applied learning opportunities once they enter college.


The 12-credit-hour certificate provides joint mentorship from College of Applied Studies and College of Engineering faculty. Courses include:

  • Learning Theory and Instruction
  • Principles of Measurement and Program Evaluation
  • Advanced Methods: Developing Critical Thinking and Creative Thought
  • Internship: Developing Critical Thinking and Creative Thought


Whether you’re pursuing a promotion or preparing for a Ph.D., WSU’s vast industry connections, research opportunities and unmatched facilities create an environment for our engineering students to gain the expertise that leads to dream careers.