Jun 17, 2024  
2024-2025 Graduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Graduate Catalog

Semiconductor Technology and Manufacturing (STeM) Graduate Certificate

Department: Dean’s Office

This is a self-supporting program.  Information on tuition and fees can be found here.

Please note: With the exception of the Department of Children and Family (DCF) waivers, all other waivers (including State of Florida and USF employee) are not accepted for Self-Funded/Self-Supporting or Market Rate Tuition program courses. For additional information, visit: USF Tuition Waiver.

The Graduate Certificate in Semiconductor Technology and Manufacturing (STeM) is for practicing engineers and engineer/science graduates from regionally accredited institutions who desire to participate in the rapid expansion of global device manufacture.

Graduate Certificate Admissions and Process

Students must apply and be admitted into the Graduate Certificate to be eligible to receive a Graduate Certificate. Applicants are encouraged to contact the Graduate Certificate Director prior to applying. 

Applicants must meet the following admission requirements:

  1. University Admission Requirements, including English Proficiency     
  2. Graduate Certificate Admission Requirements     

Curriculum Requirements (15 Credit Hours)

This Certificate requires completion of fifteen (15) credits from a flexible of courses. Students pursuing a graduate certificate will be required to meet the same academic requirements as those defined for degree-seeking students to remain in “good academic standing.”

Complete the following:

Select a minimum of five (5) credits:

Graduate Certificate Time Limit

Five (5) years

Graduate Certificate Completion

For procedures to confirm completion of the Graduate Certificate, please refer to the website.