Executive Education

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Texas Engineering Executive Education (TxEEE), the Cockrell School's professional development division, provides working engineers with top-tier continuing and professional education and real-world training that accelerates career development and strengthens companies. Our executive master's degree programs, graduate certificate programs and professional development programs are led by Cockrell School faculty members and industry experts to deliver results-based programs with immediately applicable tools.

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Master's Programs

Engineering Management — On-site and online
The engineering management M.S. degree is designed to meet the growing demand for technical leaders who have strong engineering, science and technical backgrounds and who must demonstrate an understanding of management and financial issues. Available on-site one weekend a month with synchronous online participation options available.

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Mechanical Engineering — 100% online
The mechanical engineering master’s degree allows students to earn a world-class education from anywhere in the world. Students gain immediately applicable industry-related knowledge that will prepare you to solve engineering design problems with innovative solutions. Available 100% online.

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Software Engineering — On-site
The software engineering concentration of the electrical and computer engineering M.S. degree provides tools to deliver robust, advanced, on-time and in-budget software systems. Available on-site one weekend per month.

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Graduate Certificate Programs

Petroleum Engineering Data Analytics — 100% online
The Petroleum Engineering Data Analytics Graduate Certificate is designed for working petroleum engineers who want to master the ability to use analytics on the massive amounts of data being generated in the industry to better inform decision-making. Course topics include stochastic methods for reservoir modeling, subsurface machine learning and high-performance computing. Available 100% online.

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Mechanical Engineering Controls — 100% online
The Mechanical Engineering Controls Graduate Certificate is designed for working mechanical and petroleum engineers who want to boost their skills in the control and optimization of processes and systems. Course topics include statistical methods; modeling, simulation and control; and automatic control. Available 100% online.

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Professional Development Programs

Professional Development Courses
Courses are currently being administered in a convenient online format and cover a wide range of interdisciplinary fields. Choose from a variety of topics such as engineering leadership, nanotechnology, cybersecurity and more.

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Professional Certificates
Our professional certificate programs are developed with an engineers' specific challenges and contexts in mind. Students will gain the tools and skills to set themselves apart from the crowd in a technical engineering environment. Choose from a variety of topics such as nanotechnology, big data, offshore structures and engineering leadership.

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Custom Corporate Training Courses
If your organization is in need of a custom training course, we can help assess your training objectives and work with you to develop a program tailored specifically to fit your organization's needs. Let our staff of industry and academic experts get your team refreshed and rolling now.

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Conference Services
Let us coordinate your next conference. We provide planning and hosting services for all types of engineering conferences within the Austin area. From logistics to marketing assistance, our conference planning services cover everything you need.

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Additional Training

Petroleum Extension (PETEX)
The PETEX program trains industry professionals at all experience levels around the globe in new technologies, cutting-edge equipment and current industry standards and practices that help build a more competent, prepared workforce.

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Health and Safety Training Center
In addition to providing safety compliance training for the mining industry, the Health and Safety Training Center also provides safety and health training for Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) compliance, electrical safety, certification exam prep for safety professionals, MSHA Underground Mine Safety compliance and expanded First Aid/CPR offerings.

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