Online Professional Development Courses & Trainings

Advance Your Career with WPI's Online Offerings
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Are you looking to build on your existing skills, acquire new knowledge, or earn a certificate or badge? WPI offers micro courses and programs that could help you to: 

  • Stand out to land that next promotion. 

  • Stay current on the latest technologies. 

  • Explore a new career before committing to a degree program. 

You’ll get the resources, support, and innovative education that WPI is known for. Upon completion of some of our courses, you’ll earn digital badges that you can use to promote your skills and expertise.  

Some of our courses are self-paced and some need to be taken during a certain timeframe. Either way, the flexibility of the courses will help you stay on track. 

Browse courses by topic area below. 

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Systems Engineering

Systems Engineering Awareness and Architecture Digital Badge Programs
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Understand process steps for in biotechnology with our introductory micro-courses
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System Dynamics & Modeling

Learn about system dynamics modeling in a series of micro-foundational courses.
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Build your business skills to advance your career or advance your current skillset. Explore the areas of:
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Computer Science

Prepare for a career in software or web development. Explore the areas of:
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Information Technology

Start or advance your career in information technology. Explore the areas of:
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Industry-Specific Programs

Learn about cable tech basics and fundamentals.
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Cannabis Certificate Programs

Cannabis Certificate Programs
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Refresher Courses

Revisit concepts in statistics, calculus, and other topics.
Professional Development

AI Machine Learning Boot Camp

The AI Machine Learning Boot Camp provides you with the knowledge and skills to start a career in the high-demand AI/ML industry.

Professional Development

CompTIA™ A+ Certification Training

CompTIA™ A+ certification is the industry standard for validating the skills of entry-level computer technicians. It opens the door to an exciting career in computer technology, and this online course makes training convenient and interactive.

More WPI Educational Offerings

Online Graduate Programs and Certificates

Explore our 50+ science, engineering and business programs offered both online and on campus.  

Corporate Education and Workforce Development

Collaborate with us to customize courses and programs for your employees, helping your company meet its innovation and business goals. 

WPI's STEM Education Center

Inspire your PreK-12+ students in STEM by taking our STEM professional development workshops.

Biomanufacturing Education & Training Center

Expand your knowledge and hone your hands-on skills in our pilot-scale biomanufacturing facility.