Custom Programs

Professional training solutions for your employees.

We can work with your team to develop a professional training program in that addresses your unique needs.

Leverage the expertise of Grainger Engineering faculty for your business.

We are advancing technology in the areas of:

  • artificial intelligence (AI)
  • big data analytics
  • blockchain applications 
  • complex systems & networks
  • cybersecurity 
  • design innovation and product development
  • dynamics and controls
  • energy technology
  • machine learning 
  • professional & research ethics 
  • risk analysis 
  • supply chain management 

Let us know  what challenges your team is tackling or what topics you would like to see offered!

Exceptional learning experiences
designed for professionals

Grainger Engineering's Professional Programs give you a competitive edge and prepare you for management and leadership positions in the industry. Our programs include professional master's degrees, short courses, and customized programs designed to develop competence across any level of your organization.


World-class faculty and resources

Grainger Engineering professors are at the forefront of innovation in their fields. Experience hands-on learning in our 60+ labs, research centers, and institutes. Learn cutting-edge methods to solve society's greatest challenges.


Research Opportunities 

With over 60 centers, labs, and institutes supporting 2000+ projects every semester, Grainger Engineering provides a robust infrastructure for a wide range of research partnerships. The Illinois environment offers a distinctive combination of the brightest people and a unique culture of collaboration and innovation.  

Learn more about research

Short Courses & Custom Programs 

Keri Carter Pipkins
Associate Director for External Workforce Development 
217-333-9630 .

Keri Carter Pipkins, Associate Director External Workforce Development