Participants' Comments

Participants Say MIT Professional Education Boosts Careers and Companies

Participants from hundreds of corporations, government agencies, and organizations have benefited from MIT Professional Education programs. These comments offer insights on benefits to individuals and their organizations.

Personalized track

A delivery manager at i2 Technologies commented on the value of the Advanced Study Program:

“The Advanced Study Program was the only place in the world that could create a personalized track fully satisfying my own education needs. Plus, it is MIT, hence the guarantee of the highest possible standard.”

More confident

A technical fellow at Boeing said MIT courses improved both competence and confidence:

“My Advanced Study Program experience definitely made me a better, more confident, and technically deeper and broader engineer. I apply many things that I learned to confront new challenges in my job.”


A schedules analyst at the San Mateo County Transit District took the Short Programs course Public Transportation Service and Operations Planning, and noted,

“The program’s topics, materials, and presentations were definitely a value to career operations public transportation individuals. The scope of the program encompasses the requirements of public transportation service planning and operations.”


A Centro de Microelectrónica de la Universidad de Los Andes (CMUA) electronic engineer who took Applications of Nanostructured Fluids in Materials, Chemical, Biological, and Pharmaceutical Technologies said,

“This course is the state-of-the-art of nanofluids and also opens a window for new ideas with these theories and experiences ... It was just great.”