The Office of Professional Development (OPD) combines university-wide resources to establish a common administration and support structure for non-degree, technology-oriented training and certificates, as well as corporate training, short courses, and seminars and workshops that range from one day to two or more weeks in length.

The mission of the OPD is to offer unique professional development and educational programs and services to support emerging needs of diverse populations.

Illinois Institute of Technology’s OPD offers corporate training solutions that target the needs of your organization. Our subject-matter experts will work with you to develop a tailored training program just for you, to address the unique needs of your company.

Courses are offered at your location, at any one of our Chicago-area campuses, online, or at the location of your choice. Illinois Tech’s OPD would like to be a partner in your organization’s success. Our team of experts will develop course content to meet your company’s specific needs, saving you time and money.

Additional Benefits:

  • Your employees receive practical, hands-on experience
  • We will work with your schedule
  • We can train multiple people within your organization, tailoring courses for specific departments
  • We will provide training at your location or at one of our Chicago-area campuses

Illinois Institute of Technology is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a regional accreditation agency that accredits degree-granting institutions of higher education that are based in the 19-state North Central region of the United States. Institutions that the Commission accredits are evaluated against the Commission's Criteria for Accreditation, a set of standards that institutions must meet to receive and/or maintain accredited status.

Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604


Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Campus
Office of Professional Development—Wheaton
201 East Loop Road
Wheaton, IL 60187-8489

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