Corrosion Technology, Certificate


Certificate in Corrosion Technology (285000C)

The objective of this certificate is to enhance student knowledge of the fundamentals of corrosion technology, including forms of corrosion, types of corrosive environments, material selection, corrosion control, testing, monitoring and treatment.

The following information has official approval of The Department of Chemical, Biomolecular and Corrosion Engineering and The College of Engineering and Polymer Science, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this certificate is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.

The following courses constitute a “Certificate in Corrosion Technology” and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 overall for the certificate to be noted on the student’s record.


Required Courses7
Total Hours17

Required Courses 

CRET:120Corrosion Engineering Technology Fundamentals I3
CRET:121Corrosion Engineering Technology Fundamentals II4
Total Hours7


Complete at least one course from each of the following three categories and a total of at least 9 credits9
CHEM:101Chemistry for Everyone
or CHEM:151 Principles of Chemistry I
EEET:120Circuit Fundamentals
or EEET:122 AC Circuits
or EEET:370 Survey of Electronics I
or ELEN:307 Basic Electrical Engineering
or ELEN:231 Circuits I
MCET:142Introduction to Material Technology
or EEET:225 Applications of Electronic Devices
or CHEE:305 Materials Science
or CIVE:202 Introduction to Mechanics of Solids
or MECE:380 Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering
or BMEN:300 Biomaterials