Undergraduate Certificate in
Uncrewed Systems Technology
This online certificate program addresses technology, policy and new developments in autonomous air, sea, land and space systems, and allows students to earn 18 undergraduate credits.
Uncrewed systems are revolutionizing business, defense and transportation. This certificate is designed to meet the need for professionals who are knowledgeable about uncrewed technologies, the constraints and opportunities they present and the regulatory landscape that supports the industry.
This program will help students understand the dynamic and growing world of uncrewed systems, including utilization in air, sea, land and space environments. In addition to developing an understanding of uncrewed technologies and their uses, students will gain familiarity with task-oriented environments and the ethical and regulatory considerations that come with uncrewed system usage.
Embry-Riddle’s Uncrewed Systems Technology undergraduate certificate is tailored for both first-time students and working professionals interested in working within the uncrewed systems industry and in industries that will be affected by advancing technology, including aviation, transportation, retail, remote sensing, emergency response and defense.
The Embry-Riddle Advantage
Upon completion of Embry Riddle’s undergraduate certificate in Uncrewed Systems Technology, pupils will be well-prepared to perform exceptionally in roles within the field.
By earning a certificate from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, you gain access to Embry-Riddle’s network of more than 150,000 alumni around the globe, which can be instrumental in getting your foot in the door and pursuing your dream job.
Embry-Riddle is also the nation’s largest and most-respected institution dedicated to the pursuit of aviation and aerospace advancement and success. By earning a certificate from a respected university, you show prospective employers that you have a top-tier distinction in a desired field and are ready to chase further innovation and accomplishment.
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According to a study by the Association for Uncrewed Vehicle Systems International, more than 100,000 uncrewed aerial systems jobs are projected by 2025.
Degree holders work in several industries, including military, government, energy, transportation, telecommunications and even entertainment. Professionals in the field of uncrewed systems may find themselves as videographers, researchers, urban planners, search and rescuers, deep sea explorers and more, with uncrewed technologies that are quickly becoming increasingly useful and relevant.
With these findings and additional reports of rapid innovation and expansion in the uncrewed systems industry, job opportunities in the field are sure to be plentiful. With Embry-Riddle’s undergraduate certificate in uncrewed systems, students will hold a competitive advantage when entering the workforce that distinguishes them from other candidates in their desired career path.
Jumpstart Your Degree
For students who may wish to pursue further education in the field of uncrewed systems, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University offers a variety of unique and innovative programs:
- Associate of Science in Uncrewed Systems (Worldwide Campus)
- Bachelor’s Degree Uncrewed and Autonomous Systems (Worldwide Campus)
- Bachelor's Degree in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Daytona Beach, Florida, & Prescott, Arizona, campuses)
- Master of Science in Uncrewed and Autonomous Systems (Worldwide Campus)
- Master of Science in Uncrewed and Autonomous Systems Engineering (Worldwide Campus)
- Master of Science in Unmanned & Autonomous Systems Engineering (Daytona Beach, Florida, campus)
- Master of Science in Unmanned Systems (Daytona Beach, Florida, campus)
Embry-Riddle’s undergraduate certificate in Uncrewed Systems Technology allows students to earn 18 undergraduate credit hours. Credits earned in completion of the certificate (18 total) may be applied to the completion of an undergraduate degree in uncrewed systems at Embry-Riddle.
About Uncrewed Systems Technology at the Worldwide & Online Campus
The Uncrewed Systems Technology undergraduate certificate is an online 12-credit program. Curriculum addresses technology, policy and cutting-edge developments in air, sea, land and space systems.
Students earn 18 undergraduate-level credits, which can be utilized to count as credits for an undergraduate degree at Embry-Riddle. Specifically, this program leads students towards the online Bachelor’s Degree Uncrewed and Autonomous Systems degree.
The Uncrewed Systems Technology undergraduate certificate is for students who are advancing their career or education within the uncrewed industry or seeking to expand their knowledge of how uncrewed systems will affect other industries, including transportation, logistics, defense, manufacturing, emergency response and more.
The uncrewed systems technology certificate allows students to establish their expertise and skills in the uncrewed systems technologies. The courses will give them practical application of system controls, task-oriented applications of uncrewed systems, an understanding of business operations, and knowledge of all aspects, including ground, air, and maritime domains. Certificate holders will be able to assume technical roles in organizations that wish to expand their utilization of uncrewed systems and related capabilities. The Uncrewed Systems Undergraduate AS Certificate Program consists of 6 courses that result in students earning 18 undergraduate credit hours.
Uncrewed Systems Technology
|UNSY 205||Applied Physics for Uncrewed Systems||3|
|UNSY 313||Uncrewed Maritime Systems and Applications||3|
|UNSY 315||Uncrewed Aircraft Systems and Operations||3|
|UNSY 316||Operational and Business Aspects of Uncrewed Aircraft Systems||3|
|UNSY 318||Uncrewed Aircraft Systems Robotics||3|
|UNSY 331||Uncrewed Systems Legal and Regulatory Compliance||3|
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