Integrated Circuit Design

This online program provides an in-depth curriculum on the design and analysis of CMOS analog integrated circuits, such as RF ICs, digital-to-analog converters (DAC), and analog-to-digital converters (ADC).

This program is perfect for...

  • Engineers seeking in-depth training in analog IC design
  • Professionals looking to specialize in RF IC, ADC, and DAC circuit design
  • Managers and engineers wanting to broaden their understanding of analog IC design principles
  • Professionals interested in the field of analog integrated circuits

What you can learn.

  • Demonstrate proficiency in mixed-signal integration, combining analog and digital components seamlessly for enhanced functionality
  • Design CMOS analog integrated circuits for various applications, including RF ICs, DACs and ADCs
  • Analyze and mitigate noise coupling sources within chip, package, integrated circuits and printed circuit board (PCB) structures to enhance signal integrity and reliability
  • Design integrated circuits through circuit theories and advanced industrial circuit simulation
  • Provide insight into the operation of an integrated circuit using simulation prior to its being prototyped
  • Verify specification and requirements, and design optimization based on simulation outcomes

Empowering innovation, one circuit at a time.

Team of Computer Engineers Lean on the Desk and Choose Printed Circuit Boards to Work with, Computer Shows Programming in Progress. In The Background Technologically Advanced Scientific Research Center.

In today’s technology-driven landscape, integrated circuits (ICs) form the backbone of countless electronic devices, from smartphones to medical equipment. This program provides a rigorous curriculum that empowers engineers and aspiring designers to master the art of creating efficient, high-performance CMOS analog integrated circuits to unlock the potential of cutting-edge technologies shaping our digital world.  

From the seamless connectivity of wireless communication systems powered by RF ICs to the immersive audio experiences delivered by high-fidelity DACs, and the precision measurements enabled by state-of-the-art ADCs in instrumentation, students will witness firsthand the impact of integrated circuits across diverse industries.

Under the guidance of seasoned industry professionals, students will harness the power of analysis methods and simulation tools to bring their designs to life. Through real-world case studies and practical projects, this program covers essential techniques in circuit optimization, noise analysis, and power management, preparing students to tackle the challenges of today's dynamic tech industry head-on.  

Whether revolutionizing wireless communication, revolutionizing audio technology, or revolutionizing data acquisition systems, our students stand ready to make their mark on the world.



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

Required Courses
EC ENGR X 457.57
Typically Offered: Winter, Summer
EC ENGR X 457.58
Typically Offered: Winter, Summer
Students must complete 2 of the following electives. 
EC ENGR X 457.25
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
EC ENGR X 457.56
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
EC ENGR X 457.67
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring

Estimated Cost Breakdown

All courses in this program are paid for individually, unless otherwise noted. 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.

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*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.

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