Professional Development & Graduate Education

Professional Development & Graduate Education

UF REEF provides access to unique and high-value UF resources, infrastructure, and support the development of an educated workforce to serve the innovation economy by facilitating the delivery of graduate courses, short courses, workshops, and conferences.

Online Programs

The Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering offers online engineering master’s degrees, certificates, and professional development programs like short courses through the UF EDGE, Electronic Delivery of Gator Engineering.

Please visit the UF EDGE website, one of the top 20 online degree programs in the nation, to find out more about the UF Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering’s latest online programs offered by different departments and institutes.

For any questions regarding UF EDGE, please contact Dr. David Mazyck, UF EDGE Director, at

On-site Programs

Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE), and Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (MAE) departments offer graduate courses as well as Directed Study courses at the UF Innovation Station REEF facility.

Sample graduate courses

MAE: Principle of Engineering Analysis (IEGM 6321), Structural Dynamics (EGM 6934), Robust Control (EGM 6934s), Principle of Engineering Analysis II (EGM 6322), Aero-elasticity (EAS 6939)

ECE: Introduction to Radar (EEL 5547)

ISE: System Design (ESI 6553), Deterministic Methods in OR (ESI 6314), System Architecture (ESI 6552)

Directed Study Courses

  • Individual Study/Master’s Project (xxxx 6905)
  • Supervised Research (xxxx 6910 )
  • Research for Master’s Thesis (xxx 6971 )
  • Advanced Research (xxx 7979)
  • Research for Doctoral Dissertation (xxx 7980)

To learn more about graduate courses offered at UF Innovation Station REEF including Directed Study courses, please contact your department’s point of contact listed below

ECE Department:

Cynthia Blunt
Graduate Program Adviser
(352) 392-9758

MAE Department

Karen Ehlers
Graduate Program Adviser
(352) 392-0808

ISE Department

Lorraine White
Graduate Academic Support Services Coordinator
(352) 294-7712