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Advance Your Career—and Your Life 

Starting with your first class, you’ll gain knowledge and skills you can apply to your career right away. Become a strong leader in your field, bring added value to your organization, and discover the benefits that true collaboration and different points of view can bring.

Collaborate with More Great Minds

Tackling the world’s great challenges takes a team. That’s why graduate students at WPI work in an environment of collaboration, not competition. Our problem-solving approach crosses disciplines and brings in industry, community, and academic partners.

Turn Ideas Into Global Impact

Our alumni are world leaders in science, engineering, and business—and are the innovators behind liquid-fueled rockets, stainless steel, and Siri®. What will your impact be? Start figuring it out with project-based learning built around real-world scenarios.

Reisya Ichwani
Now, I think professionally about real-world problems. If you are passionate about science and engineering, WPI is one of the best options out there.
  • Reisya Ichwani
  • MS, Materials Science and Engineering
Alex Rebello
Value creation can be beneficial professionally because it will make your projects and their solutions more meaningful and more successful.
  • Alex Rebello
  • MS, Biomedical Engineering, Tissue Engineering/Biomaterials Track
Cindy Merrill
When I set foot on campus, I feel like I belong. And [ my mentor] made me feel like a colleague, even though he was my teacher, and he was patient and clear.
  • Cindy Merrill
  • MS, Physics for Educators

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Pursue Your Degree, Wherever You Are

On Campus | Online | On Your Schedule

At WPI, we recognize—and appreciate—that every student is unique and at a different place in their career and life. That’s why we promote customization and flexibility with our graduate programs. You’ll also find yourself in a caring community that supports you throughout your journey.

A Graduate Experience Like No Other

Flexibility That Fits Your Life

At WPI, we recognize—and appreciate—that every student is unique and at a different place in their career and life. That’s why we promote customization and flexibility with our graduate programs, with delivery options online or on campus.

World-Renowned Faculty

Work side by side on a daily basis with faculty mentors renowned for research prowess and teaching excellence. Gain the knowledge and the skills to attack complex problems from all angles. Our large and thriving research community highly values the contributions of graduate students. Our faculty are trained and ready to teach both in the classroom and online to help them adapt to the online environment and ensures our distance learners earn the same degree as their on-campus peers.

Personalized Student Support

WPI has a student retention rate trending near 90%. That's because each student is assigned a student success manager to help navigate you through your program and set you up for success—the same person is there for you from application to graduation!

Try Before You Apply!

Get your feet wet by test driving a course before you decide to enroll. 

Terri Camesano
The Office of Graduate Studies aims to build a community full of enrichment and scholarship. We are here to develop student leaders who will go onto become innovators.
  • Terri Camesano
  • Dean of Graduate Studies

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Take the first step toward advancing your career—and impacting the world.