The Petroleum Engineering certificate, backed by input from many of the leading industry participants, prepares you for practical aspects of the petroleum industry.
Unconventional plays call for unconventional solutions. Learn to uncover them at North Dakota's only Petroleum Engineering program. North Dakota is a leader in producing oil from unconventional sources - the Bakken Formation is the second-largest producer of oil in the U.S.
- Program type:
- Certificates/Programs - Undergraduate
- Est. time to complete:
- 1 year
- Credit hours:
Why earn a petroleum engineering certificate online?
Online Petroleum Engineering Certificate
Complete the entire petroleum engineering certificate online.
UND's undergraduate petroleum engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.
Gain networking and career opportunities through relationships with the Society of Petroleum Engineers, North Dakota Petroleum Council and other groups.
UND's Petroleum Engineering Department is host to the world’s largest – and only - oil drilling simulator.
Petroleum Engineering Careers
The petroleum industry continues to grow, and those with knowledge of petroleum engineering are in great demand. Completing the petroleum engineering certificate opens opportunities for non-petroleum engineering degree holders in the oil and gas sectors such as:
- Petro-chemical production
- Transportation of products
- Environmental efforts
- International commerce
What can I do with a Petroleum Engineering certificate?
A Petroleum Engineering certificate gives you the strategic skills you need, including:
- Oil and Gas
- Production Engineering
- Reservoir Engineering
- Strategic Planning
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The Petroleum Engineering program provides hands-on learning experience in a variety of disciplines.