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Communications Systems

This certificate provides a comprehensive curriculum on digital communications systems design and analysis. It covers modulation techniques, coding, spread spectrum systems, wireless systems, and various communications protocols.

This program is perfect for...

  • Engineers and tech professionals looking for formal training in digital communication systems
  • Professionals wanting to pursue career paths in design and analysis of communication systems and applications
  • Professionals who want to focus on specific aspects of digital communications systems
  • Individuals looking for a rigorous and broad understanding of the latest communications technology and its applications

What you can learn.

  • A comprehensive introduction to modern communications principles
  • Digital communication systems design and analysis of satellite, fiber optic, and wireless
  • Analysis and simulation of communications systems using MATLAB, Simulink, and Mathcad
  • Emerging business opportunities intersecting communications systems

What our certificates have done for our students.

85%

feel a certificate helped them enhance their careers

1 out of 4

received a salary increase after starting a certificate program

50%

switched careers after completing a certificate program

85%

recommend a certificate program to others

Courses

Click below to view the required and elective courses, if applicable, for this program.

Estimated Cost Breakdown

All courses in this program are paid for individually. An application form is required to establish candidacy in this program. From the 'Apply Now' button, complete the online application and pay the application fee if applicable.

Application & Candidacy Fee

150.00

Estimated Program Tuition

5000.00

Estimated program textbook/materials

0.00

*The Application & Candidacy Fee establishes your candidacy in the program for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and may allow you to access a variety of program benefits.

Internships Available
No
Visa Requirement Applicable
No
VA Benefit Eligible
Yes
Financial Aid
No
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