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Academic Rigor, convenience, and world-class faculty.

Advanced Professional Studies (APS) at Rensselaer offers part-time master’s degree programs for the 21st century student and professional. You will complete the same rigorous course work and earn the same highly respected degree as our full-time students—but through a blended-learning program designed to meet your schedule and the demands of your career.

As an APS student you will benefit from the following:

  • Master’s degree programs—in Mechanical Engineering or Information Technology—that prepare you to advance in your career and help shape your industry.
  • World-class faculty members who are redefining, reinventing, and revolutionizing their fields.
  • A blended-learning approach that offers maximum flexibility by combining classroom and online instruction.
  • The reputation of the nation's oldest technological research university.

Customized programs, designed to meet the needs of corporate partners, also are available. For more information contact us.