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Geotechnical Engineering Certificate (UW-Platteville)


Required Courses

  • ENGRG 7260 Advanced Shallow Foundation Design w/ LRFD
  • ENGRG 7270 Advanced Deep Foundation Design w/ LRFD Applications (Prereq: ENGRG 7260)
  • ENGRG 7280 Geosynthetics Engineering
  • ENGRG 7290 Earth Retaining Structures: Design, Analysis, and LRFD

Total credits required for completion: 12

This certificate is separate from the Master of Science in Engineering degree (MSENGR) program, but credit earned for this may be applied toward completion of the MSENGR. To earn a certificate, students must complete all of the required courses through UW-Platteville. All courses must be taken under the direction of University of Wisconsin-Platteville faculty. Transferred courses and course substitutions are not allowed.

Admission Requirements

To obtain a certificate, students must:

  • Achieve a minimum grade of "C" in each course for the certificate program.
  • Complete the certificate program with a minimum GPA of 3.00.
  • Request a certificate from your advisor within one year upon completion of the final course in the certificate.

Degree-granting Institution

University of Wisconsin Platteville

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