Educational programs coordinated by the UGPTI prepare students for a wide variety of careers in the transportation industry. Students learn from faculty, policy makers and professionals who bring diverse expertise, perspectives and experience to the classroom.
Transportation and Logistics Program
Advance your career in transportation and logistics through the master of managerial logistics program or the doctorate in transportation and logistics program offered by the College of Graduate and Interdisciplinary Studies, coordinated by the UGPTI.
Transportation Leadership Graduate Certificate Program
The Transportation Leadership Graduate Certificate (TLGC) program is a nationally recognized certificate program that provides online transportation graduate courses to transportation professionals. The TLGC creates an opportunity for professional growth and transportation workforce development. The TLGC is unique way to simultaneously fulfill professional development (PDH) requirements, complete continuing education coursework, and earn graduate-level credits. The Transportation Leadership Graduate Certificate is awarded upon completion of 12 credits on behalf of the Regional Transportation Centers who are sponsored by the US Department of Transportation.
Each year the UGPTI awards several scholarships to encourage students to pursue careers in transportation and to recognize outstanding academic achievement. The Student of the Year Award is awarded annually by the Mountain-Plains Consortium to recognize an outstanding student at one of its member universities. NDSU is the lead university of the Mountain-Plains Consortium.