Executive Certificate in Strategy and Innovation

Executive Certificate in Strategy and Innovation

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Strategy and Innovation

MIT Sloan is world renowned for the development and advancement of strategic and innovative management methods and practices. The Strategy and Innovation track introduces these breakthrough concepts to help executives deliver on great ideas and successfully drive innovation throughout their organization. Enroll in courses in this track to learn new strategic approaches and tools for managing products, technology, and innovation.

 

To earn an MIT Sloan Certificate in Strategy and Innovation, participants must choose three courses in the Strategy and Innovation track, plus a fourth from any of the three tracks - totalling at least eight Executive Education Units (EEUs.) (The other two tracks are Technology and Operations and Management and Leadership.) Although online courses can be used toward an Executive Certificate, at least one must be attended in person or live online. With more than 50 short courses in our portfolio and dozens of back-to-back course options, there has never been a better time to complete your certificate requirements.

Benefits of an MIT Sloan Executive Certificate:
In addition to the many takeaways a certificate provides, benefits for Executive Certificate holders also include:

  • A Digital, verified version of your Executive Certificate - a "Smart Certificate"
  • 30% discount on inaugural sessions of new programs
  • 20% discount on additional courses (some exclusions apply)
  • Membership in the MIT Sloan Executive Certificate Network Group on LinkedIn
  • A profile in the Executive Certificate online community

Since you select the courses that best fit your learning objectives and schedule, there are many ways to earn your Executive Certificate. Some people like to schedule back-to-back courses to complete the requirements in the shortest possible time frame while others plan around a specific topic area.

Sample Time Based Plan

May 6-21

  • 6-7: Marketing Innovation (Strategy and Innovation track)
  • 10-11: Innovation Ecosystems: A New Approach to Accelerating Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Strategy and Innovation track)
  • 13-14: Innovator's DNA: Mastering Five Skills for Innovative Disruption (Strategy and Innovation track)
  • 20-21: Navigating Transitions During Disruptive Change (Management and Leadership track)

You can see more sample plans that enable you to earn this certificate in about a month here.

 

Sample Topic Based Plan

Innovation

  • Business Model Innovation for Organizational Transformation (Strategy and Innovation track)
  • Driving Strategic Innovation: Achieving High Performance Throughout the Value Chain (Strategy and Innovation track)
  • The Innovator's DNA: Mastering Five Skills For Disruptive Innovation (Strategy and Innovation track)
  • Systematic Innovation of Products, Processes, and Services (Technology and Operations track)

You can see more sample plans built around a central theme here.

 

What does an Executive Certificate cost? It depends. There is no one set price. You select the courses that fit your schedule and educational plan. The total cost would be the price of the individual courses completed. You may choose all two-day programs or a mixture of two-day and week-long programs. You don't have to enroll in and pay for all of the programs at one time, however there are significant savings when you take advantage of the Multiple Program Registration Discount.

Multiple Program Registration Discount:
When you register at one time for two or three courses (using a single application form), you are eligible for a 10% discount on each course. Or register for four or more courses and receive 15% off each course.

Discount Exclusions:
Click here to see the list of programs that do not accept discounts of any kind.

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Tracks

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