NEW! Accelerating Innovation in AI

Ready to unleash your inner innovator? Explore our newest certificate in AI!

Through courses in Computer Science and Technology Entrepreneurship, we╩╝ll teach you to build systems leveraging foundational models and generative AI; design products with user-centered machine learning principles; and commercialize these products through customer discovery and business modeling.

Sequence & Curriculum | Total Credits: 11-12

Course # Course Title Credits
FALL
CS 409
or
DTX 495 UX
The Art of Web Programming
or
Intro to UX Theory and Tools
3

2
TE 598 AI0 From Idea to AI Enterprise 2
SPRING
CS 568 User Centered Machine Learning 4
TE 598 AI1 Venture Development of AI Enterprises 3

Email tec-ilee@illinois.edu if you have trouble registering for any of the courses.

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Eligibility

  • This Certificate can be completed in two semesters and is available to Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate students in all majors.
  • Available to MCS and iMBA students in Chicago through face-to-face sections of select courses.
  • Applicants must have a background in elementary data structures (lists, stacks, queues, and trees) and their implementation using an object-oriented programming language, probability theory and statistics with applications to computer science, and a basic understanding of interface design, implementation, and evaluation. These requirements are fulfilled by having taken CS 225 and CS 361, or equivalent courses in these topics.