Certificates & Training Programs


Graduate Certificate in Nanoscience

Duke CEE participates in the university-wide Graduate Certificate Program in Nanoscience – which provides an interdisciplinary education in the broad areas of nanoscience and nanomaterials. Learn more »

Certificate in Biomolecular and Tissue Engineering

The Certificate Program in Biomolecular and Tissue Engineering — a multidisciplinary certificate program integrates engineering, the life sciences, and medicine. The research focus of the program is the interaction of proteins, cells and tissues with materials and drugs in natural biological processes, and in the medical diagnosis and therapy. Learn more »

Training Programs

Integrative Bioinformatics for Investigating and Engineering Microbiomes (IBIEM)

Integrative Bioinformatics for Investigating and Engineering Microbiomes (IBIEM) is an interdisciplinary graduate training program between Duke and North Carolina A&T State University which brings together scientists with interests in microbiome research. The educational model of IBIEM transcends communication barriers between disciplines and promotes team science. Graduate students in microbiology, engineering and other empirical sciences are cross-trained with theorists, model builders and computational scientists. IBIEM trainees are exposed to and develop a range of skills as well as be engaged with the community through outreach activities aimed at promoting science and engineering to the public. Learn more »

PIRE: Program in Water and Commerce

Student supported by the Partnership for International Research & Education (PIRE) follow a plan of coursework that develops systems-level thinking on how industrial production and commodities transport impact water availability, water quality and the integrity of aquatic ecosystems. Learn more »

WISeNet Integrated Graduate Education and Research Training (IGERT)

The WISeNet Integrative Graduate Education and Research Training (IGERT) program prepares doctoral (PhD) students for interdisciplinary research in wireless sensor networks. Students in this program are supported for up to two years, and receive a WISeNet graduate certificate upon completion of a PhD from one of the participating departments in the Pratt School of Engineering, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences or Nicholas School of the Environment. Learn more »