A Life-changing Experience

A time of growth, of new ideas, of personal evolution. For those seeking advanced degrees at Kettering University, the postgraduate experience will take you further. Alumni of our on-campus graduate programs describe them as transformational, life changing, even inspirational.

A Kettering University graduate program aspires to not only help you advance your career in engineering, science and business, but also to become a leader within your field. As such, our programs and exceptional instructors, challenge students to reach higher, look deeper, and channel their true passions toward a more rewarding career and life. You may discover hidden talents and skills.

One-On-One Personal Interaction with Professors

Unprecedented small class sizes and applied research projects afford all students attending Kettering University considerable one-on-one personal attention from their professors, as well as many opportunities for close collaboration with fellow students.

Professor Juan Pimentel works with a student in a laboratory.

Nationally Ranked Programs and Dedicated Faculty

A Kettering degree has always been about the rigorous pursuit of engineering, science and business knowledge that is applied to real-world solutions. Today, our Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Systems, Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering feature concentration tracks providing optimized focus on autonomous and connected vehicles and e-mobility.

Several unique differences set our graduate studies apart, among them nationally ranked programs and one-on-one interaction with faculty dedicated to your advancement, uncommon networking and research  opportunities with leading global organizations, and hands-on experience in state-of-the-art facilities. Kettering University also connects our graduate students’ academics with their professional careers, offering a unique experiential edge that better prepares our graduates to have an impact as future leaders in their fields. Kettering has a long history of training graduates that become senior managers and C-suite level executive leaders in business and industry.


Scott Reeve, Dean of Graduate Studies and Research, speaks with graduate students.

Begin Your Transformation

What's the best graduate program for you?

Kettering University’s on-campus graduate programs benefit from decades of continual and consistent improvements through student input and feedback, best practices enhancements, course and instructor evaluations, and more — all to assure a transformative learning experience.

Our on-campus graduate programs offer opportunities for the following:

Whichever path you choose, you will quickly discover unique differences that set your graduate studies apart from other competitive programs, among them a faculty and staff truly dedicated to your advancement; unparalleled networking and research opportunities with leading global concerns; and hands-on experience in state-of-the-art facilities.

A Premier Reputation

Our programs are acknowledged as premier within the auto industry and beyond. In today’s interconnected world, that reputation has rippled out, and our graduates are known — and desired — across engineering, supply chain, healthcare, science, and business sectors. The networking opportunities found through our graduate programs routinely bear success in diverse industries and offer a valuable tool toward advancing careers and transforming lives.