Carnegie Mellon University

Integrated Innovation Institute

Engineering + Design + Business

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Online Programs

Advance your product and service career. On your time.

Backed by the solid reputation of Carnegie Mellon University, our online, career-minded programs set you up for success — allowing you to build industry knowledge and connections. You’ll experience the same in-depth education as students who take the program on campus, but you’ll have the flexibility to take classes from anywhere, earning a single certificate or stacking all iii Online certificates to earn your master's degree — 100% online.


iii Online Advantages

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You control the pace at which you progress.

We respect your time.  Build your education and knowledge base while maintaining the flexibility to balance your work, life, family, and friends. Set (or change) the pace of your education as you go.

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You earn CMU transcripts along the way.

Pursue any (or all) stackable online certificates or the online Master of Integrated Innovation for Products & Services degree on your own time, based on the skills you want to acquire. As you progress, you’ll have a Carnegie Mellon University transcript to show for it.

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You gain career-changing education.

An education from Carnegie Mellon University comes with both credibility and connections. Our rigorous curriculum is well-known both nationally and internationally. Learn from CMU faculty and earn 20+ units of CMU credit per certificate.

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You're surrounded by a powerful community.

Built for collaboration, the program allows you to build genuine relationships with professors and other students. You'll be surrounded by classmates who, like you, understand that education is key to career building and innovation.


Applications Are Always Open!

Complete your application in minutes and receive your admissions decision in days.

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Am I a Good Fit?

The iii's online coursework attracts career-minded individuals who are looking for a flexible learning structure that allows them to go to school and continue working full time.

Our online programs are ideal for engineers, designers, and business professionals looking to push the boundaries of what’s possible to create the next generation of products & services. 

Common career paths include:

  • Product Design
  • Design Engineering
  • Product Management
  • Design Strategy Consulting
  • Product Development
  • UX Design
  • User Research

An Online Student's Perspective

Meet Kyle, a current MIIPS Online degree student, as he shares his educational and professional background and what motivated him to continue his educational journey through the iii online programs. 

Curious about what the online classroom experience is really like? Kyle shares how he and his peers use tools like Miro, Slack, Canvas, and Zoom to stay connected and collaborate across cities, countries, and time zones. 

Teresa talks about the online courses she's currently enrolled in for the MIIPS program and how she's currently working on concepts that explore: design, user experience, and innovation for technology products and physical solutions.