Natural Gas Technology, Graduate Certificate

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Minimum Total Hours: 15

Program Code: G087 (online: G088)

The objective of the Natural Gas Engineering and Management program's (NGEM) Certificate in Natural Gas Technology is to equip students with the necessary basic tools to operate productively in the Natural Gas Industry. This program is designed for students who are not interested in the Natural Gas Engineering Management (NGEM) degree program but still are interested in acquiring the basic educational experience which will help improve their performance while continuing their employment in the oil and natural gas industry. 

Certificate Requirements

P E 5613Natural Gas Engineering3
P E 5623Natural Gas Processing3
P E 5643Natural Gas Finance - Valuation and Investment3
P E 5663Natural Gas Utilization3
Choose 3 hours of Graduate Elective, as approved by the Director of the NGEM Program3
Total Credit Hours15

A graduate certificate is not a graduate degree. A graduate degree represents a program of independent inquiry beyond the depth of coursework alone, while a graduate certificate represents a set of courses only.

  • All courses must be taken at OU. No transfer credit will apply.
  • No course substitutions are permitted for graduate certificates.
  • Coursework applied to a graduate certificate cannot be more than five years old as of the semester the graduate certificate is awarded.
  • Students must earn a grade point average of 3.00 or higher on all coursework applied to the graduate certificate.