Preparing individuals to become leaders who can address 21st century challenges.
For over three decades, the Gordon Institute has provided students with the knowledge and skills they need to lead both teams and entire companies. Our graduate and undergraduate engineering management, innovation & management, and entrepreneurship programs are taught by faculty who have excelled in industry, have started and run their own companies, and know what it takes to succeed in the business world.
We focus on technology leadership, innovation, and entrepreneurship—in classes, hands-on projects, and real-world experiences—to provide students the practical leadership tools necessary to develop innovative ideas that will make a difference in the world. Our alumni have become leaders in an array of public, private, and non-profit companies representing all industries from biotech to finance to technology R&D.
Founded by visionary and inventor Dr. Bernard Gordon, Tufts Gordon Institute is the first school dedicated to teaching engineering leadership. Our M.S. in Engineering Management program won the 2007 National Academy of Engineering Prize for Innovation in Engineering and Technology Education. Whether you are at the beginning of your career or a seasoned professional, our award-winning curriculum and unique approach to leadership education make Tufts Gordon Institute a truly remarkable place to embark on the next phase of your career—and your life.
Designed for You
M.S. in Innovation & Management
Develop innovation skillsets in as little as one year.
Designed for recent STEM graduates with an entrepreneurial spirit.
1-year, full time
On-Campus M.S. in Engineering Management
Ready to lead? Move into senior management with this award-winning program.
Designed for STEM professionals.
2-3 years, part-time
Online M.S. in Engineering Management
Gain business and leadership skills from the comfort of your own computer. Take courses at your own pace.
Designed for global STEM professionals.
2+ years, part-time
Take a Course
Master Six Sigma, conflict resolution, leadership, supply chain management, and more.
Specialized evening courses for working professionals.
6-13 weeks, 1x per week
Discover entrepreneurship, innovation, and leadership skills from industry professionals.
Develop business skills within both commercial and non-profit social enterprises.
Open to undergrad and grad students at Tufts.
Engineering Management Minor
Get ahead before your career even begins.
Focus on business and leadership skills, emphasizing engineering practice - not just theory.
Open to all engineering undergrad students at Tufts.