Professional Education

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Partnering with industry, Clarkson has developed graduate and professional education programs that drive successful careers and meets current and future market demand. From master’s and PhD degree programs to certificates and professional development hours, Clarkson offers exceptional coursework, industry-connected faculty, applied research, and unmatched return on investment.

Programs Customized for Your Company

Using innovative online technology and on-site learning at our locations in the New York’s Captial Region, Potsdam, Beacon and Manhattan, Clarkson tailors coursework and curriculum to best support your company. All of our programs are designed specifically to deliver practical, relevant and applied knowledge across industries. We also work directly with companies to develop the best financial packages and incentives for professional education.

Data Analytics
Corporations, governments, startups and small businesses must leverage insights buried beneath mountains of data. They need specially trained and highly skilled people who can turn endless streams of data into useful insight and actionable intelligence. The Clarkson Master’s in Data Analytics gives students highly valuable knowledge at the intersection of science, business and engineering. This truly interdisciplinary program positions graduates to analyze—and improve—any industry. Offered as a full time residential program and online (starting in 2017).

Healthcare Data Analytics
Clarkson University’s MS in Healthcare Data Analytics combines healthcare management with data acquisition and mining, analytics, business intelligence and statistics, all in the context of the healthcare arena. Offered online with two on-site, three-day residency sessions, the program gives graduates marketable skills in the most desirable areas for high-demand jobs in healthcare.

Healthcare MBA
An MBA in Healthcare Management from Clarkson University prepares students for the rigors of business and healthcare. The curriculum is designed to help students understand the complexities of the healthcare system and to manage health and health-related facilities more effectively. Graduates go on to successful careers as administrators and analysts in healthcare, governmental, and private sector organizations with strong healthcare interests. Clarkson’s comprehensive program overs an intimate learning environment and is one of a select few programs in the country to offer dual AACSB and CAHME accreditation.

Accredited by the AACSB, the Clarkson MBA program—offered online, on-site, or a combination of both—offers maximum flexibility and an exceptionally valuable degree. Master advanced topics in business and management through a curriculum designed to meet the needs of industry.

Clarkson’s Master of Arts in Teaching degree (MAT) is designed to produce highly qualified, classroom-experienced, New York State certified teachers with deep subject matter expertise and solid pedagogical knowledge in just one year. Clarkson’s program is one of the only programs in the state to offer a one-year, mentored internship for secondary education teachers.

Engineering Management
By focusing on professional education, Clarkson University has a long-standing tradition of developing advanced engineering, manufacturing, and technological skills. In conjunction with industry partners United Technologies, IBM, Turner Construction, Urban Engineers and others, Clarkson designed a truly interdisciplinary program spanning the boundaries of engineering and business specifically for technically focused organizations. Our partnerships ensure that this program meets the demanding and evolving needs of the engineering industry.

Power Engineering
Smart grid. Alternate energy. Reliability and resilience. Advance vehicle technology. Electric power engineers play a key role in integrating these complex and sometimes competing issues that have a high impact on all of our lives. The Clarkson ME in Electrical Engineering with a concentration in power engineering program provides the specialized training technical leaders need in the rapidly evolving electric power arena. Designed for maximum flexibility the Power Engineering program is offered in-person, online or a combination of both.

Construction Engineering Management
Clarkson’s ME in Civil and Environmental Engineering with a concentration in Construction Engineering Management (CEM) focuses on practical application, current industry techniques and emerging trends and technology. Offered online, in-person or a combination of both, the program is ideal for the working professional.

For a complete list of Clarkson’s graduate and professional programs along with curriculum, degree requirements, courses, schedules and admissions information, visit Clarkson’s Graduate School website.

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