Certificate in Communication Systems

This certificate program is for those who want to become proficient in communication system principles and applications. The student will take the two fundamental courses and two courses from a large number of electives, for emphasis in data compression, computer networks, and analog/digital communications.


No more than one course may be a 400-level course.

Required Courses (6)
ECE 511Analysis of Random Signals3
ECE 513Communication Engineering Fundamentals3
Elective Courses (6-8)
Select a minimum of two courses from the following:6-8
Digital and Data Communication Systems3-4
Digital and Data Communication Systems with Laboratory
Wireless Communications Systems3
Wireless Communication System Design
Microwave Circuits and Systems3-4
Microwave Circuits and Systems with Laboratory
5G Wireless Network: Architecture, New Radio, and Security3
Video Communications3
Internet of Things and Cyber Physical Systems3
Digital Communication Principles3
Modern Digital Communications3
Coding for Distributed Storage Systems3
Coding for Reliable Communications3
Information Theory and Applications3
Communications Networks Performance Analysis3
Design and Optimization of Computer Networks3
Computer Network Security3
Wireless and Mobile Networks3
Modern Internet Technologies3
Wireless Network Security3
ECE 547
Total Credit Hours12-14