Short Programs Courses

All of our courses are held June, July, and August. Please note that most of the courses in our current schedule can be offered at your location; for more information visit our Custom Programs page.

Our courses cover the areas of Biotechnology / Pharmaceutical; Computer Science; Crisis Management; Data Modeling and Analysis; Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing; Energy / Transportation; Imaging; Innovation; Leadership / Communication; Radar; Real Estate; RoboticsSustainability; Systems Engineering; and Tribology. Additionally, for those who seek advancement in a specific area beyond the completion of individual courses, MIT Professional Education — Short Programs offers Professional Certificate Programs in Innovation and Technology and Real Estate Finance and Development.

The list of courses below can be searched by topic, or sorted by course title or date.

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Coursesort descending Topic Category Date Lead Instructors Fees Status
Additive Manufacturing: From 3D Printing to the Factory Floor Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jul 25 - Jul 29, 2016 John Hart $4,700 Closing soon
Advances in Imaging Imaging, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Aug 1 - Aug 4, 2016 Ramesh Raskar $3,000 Open
Agriculture, Innovation, and the Environment NEW for 2016, Biotechnology / Pharmaceutical, Innovation, Sustainability, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jun 13 - Jun 17, 2016 Edmund Schuster,
Markus Buehler
$4,500 Closed
Applied Cybersecurity Computer Science Jun 20 - Jun 24, 2016 John R. Williams,
Abel Sanchez
$4,800 Closed
Beyond Smart Cities Energy / Transportation, Sustainability, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jul 25 - Jul 27, 2016 Kent Larson,
Ryan Chin
$3,200 Closing soon
Build a Small Radar System Radar Jun 6 - Jun 10, 2016 Patrick Bell,
Michael Watts
$3,950 Closed
Challenges of Leadership in Teams Leadership / Communication Jul 18 - Jul 22, 2016 Clark K. Colton,
Bonnie Burrell van Stephoudt
$5,600 Closing soon
Climate Change: From Science to Solutions NEW for 2016, Energy / Transportation, Sustainability Aug 1 - Aug 5, 2016 Noelle Selin,
Daniel Cziczo
$3,500 Open
Commercial Real Estate Development Real Estate, Certificate Program - Real Estate Finance and Development Jun 13 - Jun 15, 2016 W. Tod McGrath $3,900 Closed
Controlled Release Technology: Delivery Systems for Pharmaceuticals and Other Agents Biotechnology / Pharmaceutical Jun 20 - Jun 24, 2016 Robert Langer $3,350 Closed
Corporate Real Estate Real Estate TBD Sarah Abrams $2,100 Closed
Creating and Maintaining Safe and Productive Makerspaces that Matter to Students NEW for 2016, Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing Mar 21 - Mar 23, 2016 Martin Culpepper $2,500 Closed
Creative Design Making with a Robotic Arm Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing, Robotics TBD Larry Sass,
Dan Smithwick
$4,200 Closed
Crisis Management and Business Continuity Crisis Management Aug 1 - Aug 5, 2016 Steve Goldman,
Richard Larson,
Bill VanSchalkwyk
$3,500 Open
Culture Matters: Communicating Effectively in a Global Workplace NEW for 2016, Leadership / Communication Jun 13 - Jun 15, 2016 Jane Dunphy,
Bhaskar Pant
$2,400 Closed
Data and Models in Engineering, Science, and Business Data Modeling and Analysis Jun 20 - Jun 24, 2016 Frank Dale Morgan $3,600 Closed
Decision-Making, Design, and Strategy Under Uncertainty Data Modeling and Analysis, Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing, Energy / Transportation, Systems Engineering TBD Richard de Neufville,
Mort Webster
$4,100 Closed
Design and Analysis of Experiments Data Modeling and Analysis Aug 1 - Aug 5, 2016 Paul Berger $3,600 Open
Discrete Choice Analysis: Predicting Demand and Market Shares Data Modeling and Analysis Jun 6 - Jun 10, 2016 Moshe Ben-Akiva $4,500 Closed
Downstream Processing Biotechnology / Pharmaceutical, Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing Jul 25 - Jul 29, 2016 Charles Cooney $4,475 Closing soon
Energy, Sustainability, and Life Cycle Assessment Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing, Energy / Transportation, Sustainability Jun 13 - Jun 15, 2016 Timothy Gutowski $2,600 Closed
Engineering Leadership for Early Career Professionals Leadership / Communication Jun 13 - Jun 17, 2016 David Niño,
Joel Schindall
$5,250 Closed
Engineering Leadership for Mid-Career Professionals Leadership / Communication Aug 1 - Aug 5, 2016 David Niño,
Joel Schindall
$5,350 Open
Evaluating Real Estate Markets Real Estate, Certificate Program - Real Estate Finance and Development Jun 8, 2016 William C. Wheaton $1,300 Closed
Fermentation Technology Biotechnology / Pharmaceutical, Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing Jul 18 - Jul 22, 2016 Daniel I. C. Wang,
Kristala L. J. Prather.
$4,475 Closing soon
Formulation and Stabilization of Biotherapeutics Biotechnology / Pharmaceutical, Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing Jun 13 - Jun 15, 2016 Bernhardt L. Trout,
Mark Manning
$2,300 Closed
Global Real Estate Markets Real Estate, Certificate Program - Real Estate Finance and Development Jun 16 - Jun 17, 2016 Albert Saiz $2,600 Closed
High-Speed Imaging for Motion Analysis: Systems and Techniques Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing, Imaging TBD James W. Bales $2,900 Closed
Innovation: Beyond the Buzzword NEW for 2016, Innovation, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jul 25 - Jul 27, 2016 Federico Casalegno $2,500 Wait List
Innovative Precision Product Design NEW for 2016, Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing, Innovation, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jun 6 - Jun 10, 2016 Alexander Slocum,
Nevan Hanumara
$4,900 Closed
Leadership Skills for Engineering and Science Faculty Leadership / Communication Jun 6 - Jun 7, 2016 Charles Leiserson,
Chuck McVinney
$1,700 Closed
Machine Learning for Big Data and Text Processing Computer Science, Data Modeling and Analysis Jul 18 - Jul 22, 2016 Regina Barzilay,
Tommi Jaakkola
$4,500 Closing soon
Mastering Innovation & Design-Thinking Innovation, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jul 11 - Jul 13, 2016 Joel Schindall,
Blade Kotelly
$3,350 Closing soon
MIT Master Trainers Program in Educational Mobile Computing NEW for 2016, Computer Science Mar 24 - Mar 26, 2016 Hal Abelson $3,000 Closed
Modeling and Simulation of Transportation Networks Energy / Transportation Aug 1 - Aug 5, 2016 Moshe Ben-Akiva $3,400 Open
Models for Infrastructure Delivery Real Estate TBD Chris Gordon,
James McKeller
$2,100 Closed
Multiscale Materials Design Data Modeling and Analysis, Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jun 20 - Jun 24, 2016 Markus Buehler $3,300 Closed
Nuclear Plant Safety Energy / Transportation Jun 13 - Jun 17, 2016 Neil Todreas,
Benoit Forget
$3,600 Closed
Precision Medicine Biotechnology / Pharmaceutical TBD Ernest Fraenkel,
Peter Szolovits
$4,500 Closed
Product Platform and Product Family Design: From Strategy to Implementation Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing, Systems Engineering Jul 25 - Jul 29, 2016 Olivier L. de Weck,
Timothy W. Simpson
$4,500 Closed
Professional Communication Bootcamp Leadership / Communication Jun 6 - Jun 10, 2016 Edward Schiappa $4,200 Closed
Quantitative Cardiovascular Physiology and Clinical Applications for Engineers Biotechnology / Pharmaceutical Aug 1 - Aug 3, 2016 Thomas Heldt,
George Verghese
$2,350 Open
Radical Innovation Innovation, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jun 6 - Jun 8, 2016 Sanjay Sarma $2,700 Closed
Rapid Prototyping Technology Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jul 18 - Jul 22, 2016 Martin Culpepper $5,100 Closing soon
Real Disruption: The Intersection of Technology and Commercial Real Estate Real Estate TBD Steve Weikal $1,050 Closed
Real Estate Finance: Advanced Real Estate, Certificate Program - Real Estate Finance and Development Jun 9 - Jun 10, 2016 Walter Torous $2,600 Closed
Real Estate Finance: Fundamentals Real Estate, Certificate Program - Real Estate Finance and Development Jun 6 - Jun 7, 2016 W. Tod McGrath $2,600 Closed
Survey Design, Implementation, and Evaluation Data Modeling and Analysis, Leadership / Communication TBD Adam Berinsky $2,500 Closed
Sustainability: Principles and Practice Energy / Transportation, Sustainability Jul 25, 2016 Noelle Selin $3,000 Closed
Systems Engineering and Architecture: Principles, Models, Tools, and Applications Systems Engineering Jul 25 - Jul 29, 2016 Edward F. Crawley $4,700 Closing soon
Technology, Organizations, and Innovation: Putting Ideas to Work Innovation, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jun 20 - Jun 24, 2016 Sanford L. Weiner,
Harvey M. Sapolsky
$4,000 Closed
The Invention Process: Invention in the Context of Innovation NEW for 2016, Innovation, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jul 18 - Jul 22, 2016 Emanuel Sachs $4,500 Closing soon
Tribology: Friction, Wear, and Lubrication Design, Analysis, and Manufacturing, Tribology Jun 20 - Jun 24, 2016 Nannaji Saka,
Nam Pyo Suh
$3,600 Closed
Understanding and Predicting Technological Innovation: New Data and Theory Data Modeling and Analysis, Innovation, Certificate Program - Innovation and Technology Jul 11 - Jul 15, 2016 Jessika Trancik $3,650 Closing soon