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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.

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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.

NEWS:

Read More Armstrong to Host Robert I. Strozier Faculty Lecture by Dr. Paul Dunn on Sept. 22

(September, 18, 2017) – Armstrong State University will host a free lecture by Dr. Paul Dunn, an assistant professor of biology. The lecture, "Change Can Kill: What Barnacles Can Teach Us About Dying Young," will explore the mystery of why so many living organisms die young, despite the clear disadvantage of doing so,using barnacles as model organisms. This event is free and open to the public.

Read More Engineering Studies Professor Selected as Faculty Fellow for NASA Research Program

(May 22, 2017) – Armstrong State University Professor of Engineering Studies Cameron Coates, Ph.D., has been selected to participate in the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Faculty Fellowship Program for the second consecutive year.

Read More Turtles Go Wild: TERPS Students Release Diamondback Terrapins on Tybee Island

(May 18, 2017) –Armstrong State University student members of the Terrapin Educational Research Program of Savannah (TERPS) recently gathered on Tybee Island to release 17 diamondback terrapins into the wild. The state-protected turtles hatched from eggs rescued on Highway 80 last summer.

Read More Savannah Christian Preparatory School Team Wins First Place at Engineering Design Challenge

(May 5, 2017) – Six Savannah Christian Preparatory School students took home the gold for Best Overall Design at this year’s Engineering Design Challenge (EDC), presented by Armstrong State University’s Engineering Studies Program on Saturday, April 29. The winning team, comprised of Camila Hilsaca, Carsen Christy, Blake Chance, Jay Bradley, Robby McCool and Cameron Shults, received a $500 cash prize.

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