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Scientific Computing Certificate

The Scientific Computing certificate is designed for students who have previously earned a Bachelor of Science degree in a related field of study. This graduate program involves studying the use of mathematical, statistical and computer-based techniques to investigate complex systems. By pursuing this certificate, you will become more competitive for job employment and consideration at top-tier graduate schools.

Industry Highlights

Skills from scientific computing have many applications in industry, having dramatic effects on the bottom line of companies and allowing organizations to function efficiently in our data-rich, digital age.


Career Opportunities

  • Genetics
  • Biostatistics
  • Nanotechnology 
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Meteorology 

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of small class sizes and weekly meetings to discuss topics of interest in math or computer science, along with opportunities in research and math competitions.