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Education

We provide high-impact educational opportunities in formats
convenient for graduate students and working professionals

AI for Product Innovation Master's Degree  

Become a leader in building products and improving systems using AI and machine learning—Earn a Master of Engineering (MEng) degree

  Campus or Online

  1-2 years

Industry-focused electives:

  • Health Care & Biotech
  • Energy & Infrastructure
  • Industrial Products & Systems

Cybersecurity Master's Degree  

Learn advanced skills for securing computing systems—Earn a Master of Engineering (MEng) degree

  Campus or Online

  3-5 semesters

Career-focused elective tracks:

  • Technology—Software development, machine learning
  • Tech Management—Identity and access management, operations and analysis

Engineering Management Master's Degree  

The tech-savvy alternative to the MBA—Earn a Master of Engineering Management (MEM) degree

  Campus or Online

  1-2 years

Ranked #2 online graduate program for engineering management—U.S. News & World Report

Career-focused elective tracks:

  • Customer Experience and Product Design
  • Data Analytics and Machine Learning
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Product Management
  • Technology Development and Commercialization
  • Entrepreneurship and Founders

Financial Technology (FinTech) Master's Degree  

Gain machine learning and blockchain skills, while learning about finance, leadership and management—Earn a Master of Engineering (MEng) degree

  Campus or Online

  3-5 semesters

Career-focused elective tracks:

  • Technology—Software development, financial engineering, blockchain
  • Tech Management—FinTech business models, product and innovation management

AI for Product Innovation Certificate  

Over 4 for-credit graduate courses, learn programming and how to apply AI for product development

  Online

  15 months

Courses:

  • Preparatory computing fundamentals boot camp
  • Sourcing Data for Analytics
  • Modeling Process & Algorithims
  • Applying AI in Practice
  • Building Products Using Deep Learning

Business Foundations for Engineers Certificate  

Over 4 for-credit graduate courses, learn marketing, finance, management and IP fundamentals

  Online

  2 years

Courses:

  • Marketing
  • Intellectual Property and Business Law
  • Finance in High-Tech Industries
  • Management in High-Tech Industries

Excel to MySQL: Analytic Techniques for Business Specialization  

Over 5 industry-relevant courses, learn how to turn data into value—Offered through Coursera

  Online

  7 months

Courses:

  • Business Metrics for Data-Driven Companies
  • Mastering Data Analysis in Excel
  • Data Visualization and Communication With Tableau
  • Managing Big Data with MySQL
  • Increasing Real Estate Management Profits: Harnessing Data Analytics

Introduction to Programming in C Specialization  

Over 4 beginner-level courses, develop fundamental programming skills—Offered through Coursera

  Online

  3 months

Courses:

  • Programming Fundamentals
  • Writing, Running and Fixing Code in C
  • Pointers, Arrays, and Recursion
  • Interacting with the System and Managing Memory

Blockchain Applications MasterTrack™ Certificate  

Through 3 courses, learn to apply blockchain to real-world business challenges—offered through Coursera

  Online

  3 months

Courses:

  • Foundations of Blockchain
  • Transacting on the Blockchain
  • Solving Problems with Blockchain

AI Product Management Short Course  

In 1 week, get a thorough introduction to how machine learning can solve organizational problems

  Online

  4 days

Next Session: June 7-10, 2021

  • Identify and evaluate opportunities to apply machine learning to organizational problems
  • Plan and manage machine learning projects by following the data science process
  • No prior programming experience or other prerequisites required

Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Short Course  

In 1 week, learn blockchain fundamentals and have a hands-on experience with the technology

  Online

  4 days

Next Session: June 21-24, 2021

  • Learn applications of blockchain and cryptocurrency
  • Complete a hands-on experience of creating a Blockchain contract
  • No prior financial knowledge or technical prerequisites are required

Design Thinking & Innovation Short Course  

In 1 week, take a deep dive into Design Thinking, and learn a new way to discover opportunities and solve problems

  Online

  4 days

Next Session: August 16-19, 2021

  • Learn the iterative process of defining, ideating, prototyping, testing, and creating final designs
  • Define clear implementation strategies for innovations
  • Become aware of the ethical dimensions in Design Thinking