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Application form

The online form is used to register your interest in the graduate certificate in computational science and engineering with the Princeton Institute for Computational Science and Engineering. We use this information to add you to our email list for relevant announcements and program-related matters.

If you have questions regarding the program or the application process, please contact either Prof. Michael Mueller, program director at or Florevel (Floe) Fusin-Wischusen, PICSciE manager and program administrator, at

Certificate Requirements

  • Take for credit and pass two of the approved core courses namely: APC 524: Software Engineering for Scientific Computing and APC 523: Numerical Algorithms for Scientific Computing.
  • Take for credit and pass one approved elective course, usually this is a course specific to their research discipline.
  • Give a seminar on their thesis research at the end of the program with other participants.
  • Write a thesis which contains a significant computational component, as judged by the thesis advisor who must write a short letter to certify this component.

Thank you for completing your application to the graduate certificate in computational science and engineering. 

If you have any questions, please email Michael Mueller, the graduate certificate program director.

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