WPI’s Foisie Business School graduate programs include management and other specialized master’s degrees, certificates, an MBA and a doctoral program in business administration.

Whether you are looking for an advanced credential early in your career, are an established professional ready to launch a new phase, or are aiming to create knowledge in entrepreneurship, information technology, or operations management, WPI will challenge you with and prepare you for real-world business problem solving.

Business Administration (PhD)
As a graduate student in the PhD in Business Administration program at WPI, you’ll work closely with faculty and industry researchers at the forefront of business innovations in one of three areas: entrepreneurship*, information technology, or operations management.

*The Foisie Business School is not currently enrolling entrepreneurship PhD students. 

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
The MBA program combines WPI’s signature project-based learning approach with a cohort model, with many classes online and a required campus-based experience at regular intervals. You start together with a network of peers, work through the program and projects together—and finish with a ready-made network for collaboration.

Information Technology (MS) 
WPI’s Master of Science program in Information Technology is meeting market demand for IT professionals who are proficient in business, just as it helps IT professionals keep their careers on track.

Management (MS) 
WPI’s Master of Science program in Management is designed to help students tailor a course of study to improve their business skills in order to stand out in technology-based organizations. With this degree, and at least two years of work experience, the WPI MBA can be completed in 21 credits.

Marketing and Innovation (MS)
WPI’s MS in Marketing and Innovation is a highly specialized program aimed at preparing students for the challenges of developing and marketing new products and services.

Operations Analytics and Management (MS)
WPI’s MS in Operations Analytics and Management prepares students with the leadership skills to facilitate organizational improvement and the analytical skills to determine the best path to take.  Students explore a full range of operational topics, including risk management, lean process design, modeling & optimization, and global strategy.

Supply Chain Management (MS)
WPI’s MS in Supply Chain Management is a distinctive STEM-designated degree program that involves a practical consulting project with industry partners. Students receive the skills and hands-on project management techniques necessary to design and manage an effective supply chain. Please see Supply Chain Certificates below.


Interdisciplinary Programs

These programs are listed with engineering, science, and mathematics on the application form.


Contact Information 

business@wpi.edu     Main office: 508-831-5218     Graduate Business Admissions 508-831-4665