Certificates Offered by Department
MIT Bootcamps Certificates
Upon successful completion of the Bootcamp, learners will receive a certificate from MIT Bootcamps. If you want to learn more about MIT Bootcamps certificates, please contact us.
MIT Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL, as part of MIT Schwarzman College of Computing)
Many professional courses and programs taught by CSAIL faculty experts, provide certification through MIT Schwarzman College of Computing, MIT xPRO, and MIT Sloan School of Management.
MIT Professional Education provides a gateway to renowned MIT research, knowledge, and expertise through advanced education programs designed for working professionals engaged in science and technology worldwide. Our more than 100 open-enrollment courses range from two-to-five day live virtual and in-person offerings, to multi-week online programs, all designed to take your career and organization to the next level. Through MIT Professional Education, you’ll upskill your industry toolkit, acquire unparalleled MIT insights, network with global leaders, and earn a certificate of completion.
If you’d like to deepen your expertise in a specific topic area—ranging from innovation to artificial intelligence—consider enrolling in one of our Professional Certificate Programs. In a rapidly evolving science and technology landscape, these prestigious credentials are designed to help you stay ahead of the latest trends and make a powerful impact in your industry. Featuring a convenient, accelerated format, some offerings can be completed in as little as one summer.
Our wide range of prestigious Professional Certificate Programs include:
- Biotechnology & Life Sciences
Enhance your fundamental life science knowledge and master emerging technologies in biotherapeutics, biochemical systems, fermentation, and processing.
- Design & Manufacturing
Transform your production processes by rethinking essential aspects of design, analysis, and manufacturing through the lens of the latest digital innovations.
- Innovation & Technology
Master innovation techniques and technologies that enhance competitive advantage and drive value for your organization.
- Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence
Learn to evaluate and implement the machine learning and artificial intelligence strategies that are transforming industries around the world.
- Real Estate Finance & Development
Acquire state-of-the-art insights into the key factors and investment strategies driving real estate markets around the world.
- Digital Transformation
Offered in English, Spanish, and Portuguese. Adapt and prepare for today’s digital challenges by assessing the key technologies that are transforming industries around the world.
- Legal Tech in the Digital Era
Offered in English and Spanish. Determine how to operate effectively in the new legal tech environment by delving into six essential areas: Legal Tech, Legal Marketing, Key Account Management, Leadership & Innovation, Digital Transformation, and Cloud & DevOps.
All participants will receive a certificate of completion once they have successfully completed that course’s requirements.
In addition, participants may also pursue an MIT Sloan Executive Certificate. Executive Certificates are earned by completing four programs—with at least three of those programs coming from one of three tracks offered—within a four-year period. While certificates require you to attend at least one of the four courses in person, live online courses count as in-person programs for the purposes of meeting these requirements.
We offer certificates in three areas of concentration designed to further your business knowledge and skills, while also addressing your interests, goals, and time constraints:
- Management and Leadership
Elevate your leadership in a dynamic business world, whether that means understanding the implications of AI and analytics or strengthening your skills in negotiation and complex problem solving.
- Strategy and Innovation
Learn breakthrough concepts that will help you discover new sources of profitability and deliver on great ideas. Accelerate corporate innovation, implement enterprise-wide transformation, bring new products to market, prepare for digital disruption, or all of the above.
- Technology, Operations, and Value Chain Management
Choose from a variety of courses designed to help you implement significant technological change, improve your operations strategy, make your supply chain more sustainable, and manage complex technical projects.
MIT xPRO Certificates
For all MIT xPRO single courses, learners who earn a passing score will earn a course certificate of completion. This certificate of completion is provided in a digital format and is available on users’ MIT xPRO dashboards within a week of the course ending. The certificate states the name of the course, date completed, and the number of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) awarded. CEUs may not be applied toward any MIT undergraduate or graduate-level course.
For all MIT xPRO multi-course programs, learners who earn a passing score in all courses that comprise the program will receive a professional certificate. This professional certificate is provided in both a digital format that is available on users’ MIT xPRO dashboards as well as a paper copy that is mailed out to participants. The certificate states the name of the program, the date completed, and the total number of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) awarded. CEUs may not be applied toward any MIT undergraduate or graduate-level course.