Infrared & Electro-Optical Technology Certificate

Discover how infrared and electro-optical systems operate and understand how to assess their strengths and limitations. With the Infrared & Electro-Optical Technology Certificate you'll learn from current experts in the field and find out about developing technologies straight from the designers.

How You Will Benefit

  • Build your proficiency in infrared and electro-optical technology and make an immediate impact on your team, your work, and your career.
  • Establish and deepen contacts with experts, peers, and others throughout industry and government.
  • Earn a recognized industry credential.

Who Should Attend

This certificate is designed for aerospace engineers who build targeting systems and survivability suites, plus chief engineers, applications engineers, procurement engineers, and directors of engineering. Government intelligence analysts, military officers, program managers, and marketing staff will also find this certificate beneficial.

Delivery Method


Certificate Requirements

  • Effective January 2015, courses can only be applied to one certificate. If a core course for a certificate has already been applied to a previously-awarded certificate, then an additional elective must be taken.
  • Certificates must be completed within 6 years; courses completed more than 6 years ago may not be applied toward certificate.
  • All courses applied to a certificate program must be taken from Georgia Tech.

Special Note 

DEF 3002P or DEF 3010P may be used an elective, but not both.