Students may also pursue a certificate program along with a major and other certificate programs. The School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering offers certificates a number of graduate and undergraduate certificate programs.
This certificate is an 18-credit hour certificate designed to provide a comprehensive game development skill set that the student can apply to his or her major. The goal is to apply gaming technology to domain-specific problems and be prepared to contribute to not only the video game industry, but also to business, medicine, geography, biotechnology and education. Also available as a concentration within the Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies program. Find out more.
*Students please note: Due to sequencing and frequency of courses, please allot at least two-three years to complete this certificate program.
The certificate in Informatics is defined as the study of the ways in which computer technology can be used to gather, synthesize, store, visualize and interpret information. This certificate will provide students with an understanding of the capabilities and technologies in Informatics which will help them in the software industry as well as in government, education, science, medicine, and others that involve the use of computer technology. Also available as a concentration within the Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies program. Find out more.
*Students please note: Due to sequencing and frequency of courses, please allot at least three years to complete this certificate program.
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
The Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certificate is aimed at engineers and managers who oversee tactical and strategic projects as well as various operational functions in their organizations. Six Sigma is a proven systematic approach to continuous improvement of critical processes in a wide range of industrial environments such as banks, manufacturing facilities, and hospitals. The American Society of Quality (ASQ) defines the Certified Six Sigma Black Belt as “a professional who can explain Six Sigma philosophies and principles, including supporting systems and tools.” Find out more.
More Information About Minors and Certificates
For other ASU minors and certificates, students can view a complete list at https://catalog.asu.edu/index.