Certificate Programs


Professional Certificate Programs offered by MIT Professional Education – Short Programs formally recognize your development and commitment to advancing your knowledge and skills in a particular field of interest. Designed for busy professionals, the Short Programs courses that make up these professional certificates feature a convenient, accelerated format and are held each summer on MIT’s campus. Groups from the same company and location with five or more registrations in the same year receive a 15 percent discount for all courses in the Certificate Programs. Please contact shortprograms@mit.edu for details.

Professional Certificate Program in Innovation and Technology

The Professional Certificate in Innovation and Technology focuses on building competitive advantage through innovation and technology. In keeping with MIT’s Institute-wide Innovation Initiative, you’ll acquire timely strategies for developing, managing, and implementing innovation techniques and technologies that create value for your organization.

Awarded upon successful completion of the qualifying Short Programs courses, this certificate equips you with the best practices and actionable knowledge needed to make a powerful impact on your organization’s innovation efforts.

Professional Certificate Program in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

The Professional Certificate in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence focuses on understanding, implementing, and evaluating key elements of machine learning and artificial intelligence currently being used in pioneering companies across the globe. This certificate guides participants through the latest advancements and technical approaches in artificial intelligence technologies such as natural language processing, predictive analytics, deep learning, and algorithmic methods to further your knowledge of this ever-evolving industry.

Professional Certificate Program in Real Estate Finance and Development

The Professional Certificate in Real Estate Finance and Development examines the key factors and investment strategies that are redefining the real estate landscape both in the United States and abroad. Recent global developments, coupled with economic conditions, have demonstrated that it is difficult to understand financial markets and the economy without understanding real estate markets and underwriting real estate risk. The real estate courses that make up the Professional Certificate Program in Real Estate Finance and Development provide training opportunities for large organizations seeking to educate and inspire their most talented employees.