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Develop your innovation, leadership and management skills and build your technical depth with our Dual Master’s Degree Program. You’ll earn two degrees - an M.S. Innovation & Management (MSIM) and an M.S. offered by one the six academic departments within the School of Engineering. And, you earn both degrees in an accelerated timeframe and at a reduced cost.

Tufts School of Engineering offers a wide range of M.S. programs and all qualify for the Dual Master’s Degree program. Choose from Biomedical Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science, Electrical Engineering, Human Factors Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and more. 

Dual degree program advantages:

Fast time to completion: You earn two master’s degree in just two years.

Discounted tuition: You receive a guaranteed $10,000 per semester tuition discount in fall and spring semesters of your second year of study, giving you a $20,000 total reduction in the tuition cost for both degrees.

Reduced course load: You can double count four courses toward both degrees, thereby reducing the total number of courses required to complete the dual degree program from 20 to 16.

Streamlined admissions: Select the dual degree program option on our online application and the application process is simplified. You only submit your college transcripts, resume and standardized test scores once. And, you only pay one application fee.

Sample program of study

Semester - Year Courses
Fall - Year 1 4 MSIM
Spring - Year 1 3 MSIM + 2 MS in Engineering
Summer MSIM capstone project or internship
Fall - Year 2 3 MS in Engineering
Spring - Year 2 3 MS in Engineering
  Dual Degree Total: 16 courses

For additional details on our Dual Degree Master's Program, contact our admissions team at