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MS in Innovation Admissions Deadlines Complete your MS in Innovation application early to maximize your chances of securing enrollment and scholarships. Apply by the dates listed below and receive an admission decision by the notification date. All applications received are reviewed on a rolling basis. The program starts in September on our Boston campus and in January for online students.

We’ll continue accepting applications on a space-available basis, contact us today for more information. Both on-campus and online application dates are listed below.

March 15 Application Date May 1 Application Date Jun 15 Application Date August 1 Admissions Date October 15 Admissions Date December 1 Admissions Date

Casey O'Neill

"People came from all types of places, from startups to global companies, and ranged in age. I think the youngest person was 24 and the oldest was in his 60s, which was nice. It brought a lot of different perspectives, which made the conversation really rich."
Casey O'Neill, BS'11, MSI'16
Student Experiences

Our MS in Innovation Students

Approximately 50 students enroll in our MS in Innovation program each year. Our students are seeking to challenge themselves and become change agents moving their companies forward with innovative ideas and initiatives. Classes are taught by world-class faculty with students from diverse academic and professional backgrounds. It’s an empowering environment that you don’t want to miss out on.

15years of work experience, on average.

53% of students are female.

11states represented.



Is the MS in Innovation The Right Fit for You?

In today’s rapidly changing business world, companies must innovate or be left behind. But establishing a culture that rewards innovation can be tricky, because even the most valuable new ideas are often met with resistance. Innovation leaders who understand this challenge and know how to evaluate, implement, and promote new ideas are in high demand—and you can be one of them.

We are looking for future business leaders with a passion to drive meaningful change. We carefully review every aspect of your application when considering your fit with our program. We want to understand your professional and academic aspirations and how it has prepared you for the next step in your career. We want to build and expand our community of tenacious, driven, and committed students who will engage one another, develop new skills, and grow as leaders.

Is the part-time MS in Innovation at D’Amore-McKim School of Business right for you? If learning about product development, lean innovation, go-to-market strategies and financing strategies is important to you, the answer is yes. If your career could benefit from identifying an innovation at your current company and working on that project throughout the semester with the support of world-class faculty and talented fellow students, now is the time to advance your career with our MS in Innovation program.


More Information About Our MS in Innovation Admissions

MBA Application Details

Application Details

From your resume and personal statement to transcripts and application fees, here's what you need to know when applying to the MS in Innovation program.

MBA Webinars


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MBA Admissions Events

Admissions Events

Meet with our admissions team at an information session and get your questions answered. Oftentimes faculty and alumni are there to share their experiences.

MBA Tuition and Aid

Tuition & Aid

Earning an accelerated one year master’s degree can be a cost-effective way to earn new skills and a business credential. Learn more about tuition details. Let us help you get started.


MSI Featured in The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe featured an article announcing the launch of the new MS in Innovation program, geared to developing the mindset and skills that will lead to the next great idea.

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Program Overview

This specialized program provides the opportunity to increase your value to your company and advance your career in the innovation economy. Download the program overview to learn more.