Pathways To a Masters Degree

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Contact MIT and other universities directly to learn more about these programs

Learners who successfully earn the MicroMasters Program Credential in Principles of Manufacturing are eligible to earn credit at a number of universities across the globe to fast track their pursuit of a full Master’s degree. The Master’s degree in engineering or science is within your reach and you can accelerate your graduate studies in these areas.

MIT

Department of Mechanical Engineering - Master of Engineering in Advanced Manufacturing and Design (MEng)

Combine your MicroMasters program credential with on-campus work at MIT to earn a Master of Engineering in Advanced Manufacturing and Design degree. Learners who earn a MicroMasters program credential in Principles of Manufacturing may apply to the Advanced Manufacturing and Design program, and upon acceptance, would be credited 48 academic units (equivalent to approximately 1/3 of the full degree program and 1 semester on campus). Detailed information and admission requirements are available here.

Other Universities

Atlântica, Instituto Universitário (Portugal) – Master in Engineering and Management of Manufacturing Systems

Atlântica, Instituto Universitário will offer the credential holders of the MicroMasters program in Principles of Manufacturing the possibility of earning 24 credits towards the completion of the master’s degree in Engineering and Management of Manufacturing Systems.

Bethel University (St. Paul, MN, USA) – Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Bethel University will offer those who have earned the MicroMasters program credential in Principles of Manufacturing 12 credits toward the total credits in the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program if they are accepted for admission. Your MicroMasters credential is valid for five years upon your application to Bethel.

If you would like to apply to Bethel before the completion of the MicroMasters program, Bethel will still consider your application.

Covenant University (Nigeria) – Master of Mechanical Engineering

Covenant University will offer the credential holders of the MicroMasters program in Principles of Manufacturing the possibility of earning 18 credits towards the completion of the master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. Your MicroMasters credential is valid for five years upon your application to Covenant.

Universidad EAN (Colombia)

Universidad EAN will offer the credential holders of the MITx MicroMasters program in Principles of Manufacturing the possibility of earning:

In addition, all the rest of the master’s degree programs at EAN will grant at least 9 credits out of the total graduate credits to the PoM MicroMasters program credential holders.

Galileo University (Guatemala)

Galileo University will offer the credential holders of the MicroMasters program in Principles of Manufacturing the possibility of earning an equivalent of one year of the total graduate credits towards the completion of the Master’s degree in Reengineering and Technologies for Quality Assurance or the Master’s degree in Mechatronics. Your MicroMasters credential is valid for two years upon your application to Galileo.

  • Watch the past webinar here.

Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (Lebanon) – Master of Science in Industrial Process Engineering

The Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK) will offer the credential holders of the MITx MicroMasters program in Principles of Manufacturing the possibility of earning 15 of the total graduate credits towards the completion of the Master’s degree in Industrial Process Engineering.

  • Watch the past webinar here.

Kangwon National University (South Korea) – Master’s Degree Programs under the Graduate School of Industry

Kangwon National University (KNU) will offer the credential holders of the MITx MicroMasters program in Principles of Manufacturing the possibility of earning 12 of the total graduate credits towards the completion of the 14 Master’s degree programs under their Graduate School of Industry, excluding the Design major.

Laweh Open University College (Ghana) – MBA Procurement and Supply Chain Management program

Laweh Open University will offer the credential holders of the MITx MicroMasters program in Principles of Manufacturing the possibility of earning 40 credits out of the total credits towards the completion of the MBA Procurement and Supply Chain Management program.

Porto Business School (Portugal)

Porto Business School will offer the credential holders of the MITx MicroMasters program in Principles of Manufacturing the possibility of earning:

RMIT University (Australia) – Master of Engineering Management

RMIT University will grant academic credit towards a Master of Engineering Management for learners who successfully earn a MicroMasters program credential in Principles of Manufacturing.

Rochester Institute of Technology (USA) – Master of Science in Professional Studies

The Master of Science in Professional Studies allows learners the opportunity to draw on courses offered across RIT graduate programs. Learners who hold the MicroMasters program credential in Principles of Manufacturing may apply any time during the year and upon acceptance, will be awarded 12 credit hours of the total required for the degree.

  • Watch the past webinar here.

Royal Roads University (Canada)

The School of Business at Royal Roads University (RRU) will offer credential holders of the MITx MicroMasters program in Principles of Manufacturing the possibility of earning nine of the total graduate credits towards the completion of the following Master's programs:

Your MicroMasters credential is valid for five years upon your application to RRU. If you would like to apply to RRU before the completion of the MicroMasters program, RRU will still consider your application. Please contact http://www.royalroads.ca/contact/Admissions-and-Enrolment for questions.

  • Watch the past webinar here.

Sasin School of Management - Chulalongkorn University (Thailand) – Master of Business Administration

Sasin School of Management will offer the credential holders of the MicroMasters program in Principles of Manufacturing the possibility of earning 6 credits of the total graduate credits towards the completion of the Sasin MBA.

If your university would like to work with us to bring the MITx MicroMasters program credential holders to your master’s program, please contact micromasters-mit@mit.edu. You can learn more about how you can join MIT’s efforts to reimagine higher education by offering credit for the MITx MicroMasters program credential.

School Master's Program in Residential / Online Application Deadline
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Engineering in Advanced Manufacturing and Design Residential Dec. 15
Atlântica, Instituto Universitário (Portugal) Master in Engineering and Management of Manufacturing Systems Residential Apr. 30 & July 31
Bethel University (St. Paul, MN, USA) Business Administration (MBA) Residential / Online rolling
Covenant University (Nigeria) Mechanical Engineering Residential July 31
Universidad EAN (Colombia) Supply Chain Management Online TBD
Processes Engineering Residential TBD
Galileo University (Guatemala) Reengineering and Technologies for Quality Assurance Residential rolling
Mechatronics Residential rolling
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (Lebanon) Science in Industrial Process Engineering Residential Jun. 15 & Nov. 15
Kangwon National University (South Korea) Master’s Degree Programs under the Graduate School of Industry Residential TBD
Laweh Open University College (Ghana) MBA Procurement and Supply Chain Management program Hybrid Apr. 30, Jun. 30, and Nov. 30
Porto Business School (Portugal) The Digital MBA Hybrid Apr. 12, Jun. 29, & Sept. 12
The Executive MBA Residential Apr. 12, Jun. 29, & Sept. 12
The International MBA Residential Apr. 12, Jun. 29, & Sept. 12
RMIT University (Australia) Engineering Management Residential / Online May 31& Nov. 10
Rochester Institute of Technology (USA) Science in Professional Studies Residential / Online Apr. 19 & Oct. 13
Royal Roads University (Canada) Business Administration in Executive Management Hybrid Apr. 19 & Oct. 13
Global Management Residential / Online Jun. 6 & Oct. 10
Sasin School of Management - Chulalongkorn University (Thailand) Business Administration Residential Jan. 31

Future Courses Dates

Manufacturing Systems I: starts May 25, 2021
Supply Chains for Manufacturing:Capacity Analytics: starts Aug. 17, 2021
Manufacturing Process Control I: starts Aug. 24, 2021
Manufacturing Process Control II: starts Oct. 19, 2021
Management in Engineering: Accounting and Planning: starts Oct. 19, 2021

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