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Human-System Integration
VT ISE Department 250 Durham Hall (0118) Blacksburg, VA 24061
Blacksburg, VA 24061
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Human-System Integration

A four-course academic program that serves to expand and improve systems management and engineering practice, with emphasis on “human-technology interface” at various levels in the hierarchy and throughout the life cycle of complex technological and enterprise systems.

How to Apply:
Fill out the online application for participation in the certificate program.
Upon processing of the application, you will be contacted
with information about the submission of additional
required materials. Thank you for your interest.

Admission Requirements

Bachelor's degree in science or engineering with undergraduate grade point average that meets VT Graduate School requirements for admission (other undergraduate degrees that included appropriate coursework in mathematics and statistics may also qualify).

Course Requirements

1. ISE 5804 Fundamentals of Systems Engineering  [context for HSI]

2. ISE 5154 Technology Enabled Human Performance  [critical component of HSI]

3. ISE 5144 Life Cycle Measurement of System Performance  [value impact of HSI]

4. ISE 5434 Economic Evaluation of Applied Technology  [value impact of HSI]

  • All courses must have a grade of B or better.
  • Transfer credits are not permitted.