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The Oil and Gas Certificate

The Oil and Gas Certificate is a 7 month program designed to prepare mechanical engineering students with fundamental engineering knowledge necessary for successful careers in the Oil and Gas Industry:

Required courses (2)
-Measurements and Instrumentation
-Machine Element Design I

Technical Electives (3)
-Pressure Vessel and Piping Design
-Separation Processes
-Mechanical Vibration
-Thermal Systems Design
-Corrosion Engineering
-Oil and Gas Engineering and Reservoir Geo-mechanics

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Apply by March 15, 2017


1. Application
  • Completed and signed J-1 Request Form
  • Copy of Exchange Visitor’s CV/Résumé
  • Copy of Exchange Visitor’s Passport Biographic Data Page
  • Financial supporting documents, it can be a letter from home institution
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency (see Part IV on page 6)

2. Medical Forms
  • Notice of Privacy Practices
  • Consent for Treatment
  • Tuberculosis Questionnaire
  • Bacterial Meningitis Screening Information and Consent

3. Nomination Letter from Home Institution's International Office
4. Transcript

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