Non-Degree and Certificate Programs

The Engineering Innovation certificate program will teach you how to significantly enhance your technical and business analytical skills and develops graduate-level expertise in areas such as:

  • Technology ventures
  • Intellectual asset management and development
  • Product development and strategies, and more

You’ll obtain hands-on experience as you work in teams on realistic innovation projects and use case studies to understand the process of invention, product development and commercialization, as well as how to protect valuable intellectual assets.

In addition, the Engineering Innovation certificate program can be completed fully online through the Distance Learning Program.

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The Product Design certificate program develops graduate-level expertise in engineering product design, development and production through a practical, hands-on curriculum that exposes you to a wide range of product types that will enhance your design capabilities.

In a team-based learning environment that simulates the product design teams you will find in industry, you will understand the manufacturing considerations related to product design, including:

  • lean manufacturing
  • managing the supply chain
  • designing for assembly
  • designing for manufacturing and more.

In addition, the Product Design certificate program can be completed fully online through the Distance Learning Program.

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To apply to a certificate program and register for courses, please complete the application.

For more information, please contact Kirstie Miller, Director of Professional Education & Corporate Relations, at kimiller@bu.edu or 617-358-2354.