Advanced Problem Solving Certificate

With our new Advanced Problem Solving Certificate, Georgia Tech Professional Education is delivering on a promise to expand and grow our offerings to prepare you today for the work of tomorrow. Being an effective problem solver is an essential skill in all industries and positions, from entry level to management. "Wicked problems" can threaten productivity and profit, and even derail careers and companies.

How You Will Benefit

  • Learn how to properly frame the problem and identify potential courses of action
  • Discover effective problem solving strategies for you and your team, all based on sound problem solving philosophies
  • Tackle "wicked problems" by leveraging an opportunity-driven problem solving approach
  • Earn a recognized industry credential
  • Establish government and industry contacts
  • Network with peers
  • Gain a competitive edge in your industry
  • Increase productivity

Who Should Participate

Engineers, managers, scientists or other professionals who desire to add more structure to the way they solve problems.

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.