Online Programs

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At MIT Sloan, we invent the future. Our next-generation campus has expanded online and distance-learning opportunities to address the evolving demands of executives. These dynamic digital programs move online learning beyond a one-size-fits-all model to a scalable, collaborative, interactive experience that leverages simple-to-use, cutting-edge technology.

We are continuously adding new online programs to our portfolio. We are currently offering the following programs:

Artificial Intelligence: Implications for Business Strategy
With a focus on the organizational and managerial implications of AI technologies, rather than on their technical aspects, participants will leave this course armed with the knowledge and confidence needed to pioneer its successful integration in business.

Blockchain Technologies: Business Innovation and Application
This program draws on economic theory to offer participants a deep and practical understanding of blockchain technology, and to effectively demonstrate its meaningful capacity for innovation and efficiency in business.

Business Process Design for Strategic Management
Learn to optimize business processes through Dynamic Work Design, a set of principles and methods for achieving sustainable improvement efforts of any scale, in any industry, and in any function. This program is based on our highly-rated Visual Management for Competitive Advantage in-person course.

Corporate Innovation: Strategies for Leveraging Ecosystems
This executive program explores MIT’s research on the science of innovation ecosystems, offering you the tools and frameworks necessary to foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in your organization. This program is based on our on-campus course, Innovation Ecosystems: A New Approach to Accelerating Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Cybersecurity for Managers: A Playbook
This new online program helps you create a playbook with actionable next steps towards creating a more cyber-aware culture. This course is based on our in-person course, Cybersecurity Leadership for Non-Technical Executives.

Digital Business Strategy: Harnessing Our Digital Future
Explore how new and existing business strategies can be improved through the rebalancing of three key relationships: Minds and Machines, Products and Platforms, and the Core and the Crowd.

Digital Marketing Analytics
This program provides you with an overview of the best approaches and practices in digital marketing measurements and analysis, and offers an understanding of how these tools can be integrated to inform strategic direction. This course is based on our on-campus program, Digital Marketing and Social Media Analytics.

Economics for Business
This eight-week online program offers you the opportunity to explore macroeconomics from a business perspective, guided by renowned economist Professor Roberto Rigobon. This course is based on our on-campus program, Understanding Global Markets: Macroeconomics for Executives.

Innovation Leadership for Fashion and Luxury Consumer Brands (has an online only delivery option)
The fashion and luxury industry is facing historic disruption as a result of big data, digitalization, and social media. Success in this industry now requires new strategies and adaptable, innovative leadership. The program is designed to provide participants with exclusive insight and a global perspective of the fashion and luxury industry.

Internet of Things: Business Implications and Opportunities
Explore the opportunities for your business with IoT, from demystifying and defining IoT to creating a roadmap for its real-world application.

Machine Learning: Implementation in Business
Machine learning, a branch of artificial intelligence, is the science of programming computers to improve their performance by learning from data. Dramatic progress has been made in the last decade, driving machine learning into the spotlight of conversations surrounding disruptive technology.

Management Analytics: Decision-Making Lessons from the Sports Industry
This program is designed for managers and executives who want to learn how to transform their organizations and make them more data-driven. This course is based on our in-person program, Analytics Management: Business Lessons from the Sports Data Revolution.

Mastering Design Thinking
Design thinking is a powerful process of problem solving that begins with understanding unmet customer needs. From that insight emerges a process for innovation that encompasses concept development, applied creativity, prototyping, and experimentation. When design thinking approaches are applied to business, the success rate for innovation improves substantially.


Coming Soon!
We are working on additional online programs. Stay tuned for more details.

"At MIT Sloan Executive Education, we are focused on bridging the energy, engagement, and idea flow of physical in-person teaching and learning into online experiences. We aim to positively modify individual and collective behaviors that participants will take back to their teams and propagate throughout their organizations."
– Paul McDonagh-Smith, Digital Capability Leader, MIT Sloan Executive Education

GetSmarter Online Campus Experience

We are collaborating with online education providers, such as GetSmarter, to create a new class of learning experience - one that is higher-touch, intimate, and personalized for the working professional.


“MIT Sloan Executive Education’s online classes are incredible, and the delivery system is state of the art. The coursework is very thoughtfully designed, and the milestones and deadlines are great for keeping participants on track. I’ve also been able to make a tremendous number of connections with peers through the online courses I’ve taken.” —Thomas Pierpoint, Director, Exelon Corporation

Open Enrollment Program Guide

Designed for senior executives and high-potential managers worldwide, our open enrollment programs reflect MIT Sloan’s core mission—to develop principled, innovative leaders and to generate ideas that advance management practice.