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5 Reasons to Get a Capstone Certificate

Get the power conversion training you need! Complete the all-new Power Conversion and Control Capstone Certificate for a much-needed career boost.

Here are five reasons to enroll:

1. It’s completely online. 

You will learn without interruption to your full-time job. Courses can be completed in 2-3 semesters, depending on your schedule. 

2. You will sharpen your competitive edge. 

You will learn how to apply concepts of the latest innovations in power electronics, electric machines, electric drives and automatic controls.   

3. It offers much-needed design experience. 

While enrolled, you will complete the preliminary designs of automatic control systems using power electric circuits. 

4. You will learn from the best. 

Courses are taught by faculty from the Wisconsin Electric Machines and Power Electronics Consortium (WEMPEC), an internationally renowned power electronics and electric machines research group. 

5. If you’re thinking about eventually pursuing a master’s degree, this program is for you. 

While the curriculum is designed to educate practicing engineers, it also can open the door to more education. The capstone can greatly benefit those considering admission to the MS-Electrical Engineering (Power Systems) or MS-Mechanical Engineering (Controls) degree programs. Courses from the capstone can also be applied to the degree. 

Want to find out more? Read, “Undecided About a Master’s Degree? A Capstone Certificate May Be For You.”