Graduate Certificate: Neural Engineering


The certificate in neural engineering will provide students with focused knowledge in this growing sub-discipline of bioengineering, with a focus on use of engineering techniques to understand, repair, replace, or enhance neural systems.  The certificate will provide students with an in depth introduction to cellular and systems neuroscience, neural interfaces, neuroimaging, and neurocomputation.  Learning goals are designed to prepare students to work in industry or academia in this fast-paced and growing field.  Instruction will be provided under experienced world-class faculty to gain expertise in current state-of-the-art technologies.   The certificate has elective course options to allow the student to develop a deeper understanding of a particular focus area within neural engineering.

The certificate is twelve credit hours and is open to all graduate students in Engineering or Neuroscience at University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus.


  • Core (6 credits)
  • Technology elective (3 credits)
  • Neuroscience elective (3 credits)

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