Railway Engineering and Technology 2020 **POSTPONED

October 26, 2020 - October 30, 2020 | 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

ATTENTION:  Due to the Covid-19 virus pandemic, the 2020 Railway Management Certificate Program has been postponed to the 2021 dates.   You can access the new dates here:

2021 Railway Management Certificate Program

Railway Engineering and Technology_ Brochure 2020

Examples of Topics Covered

  • Railway Engineering & Technology/Research and Development
  • Track and Structures
  • Motive Power and Rolling Stock Engineering and Design
  • Inspection Technologies & Condition Monitoring
  • Basic Aspect Signaling and Interlocking
  • Concepts in Railway Control
  • Positive Train Control
  • Intermodal Transportation
  • Railway Telecommunications
  • Vehicle Dynamics

 Program Details

  • To utilize the best in adult learning practices, class size will be limited to twenty-five students. Places are still available.
  • Discounts are also available for multiple participants from the same company.
  • Working with TTCI including site visits to their facilities.
  • All prices include instructional materials, faculty and staff support, sleeping rooms, and daily breakfast and lunch. Transportation to and from the program, and dinner most nights are not included.



Four modules (Railway Management Certificate Program)  are offered to complete the Michigan State University Railway Management Certificate Program.

These modules can be taken in any order.


Sue Lonier at Loniers@msu.edu, or by phone (517) 353-5667

Nick Little at Littlen@msu.edu, or by phone (517) 353-5663