The career change path will prepare you to proactively enter a different job function or industry. With this curriculum, you’ll learn to pivot strategically.
If this is your goal, you might aim to:
- Sharpen your general management skills
- Take industry-specific courses to understand and enter a new field
- Study advanced thought leadership in your desired industry
- Combine new skills and frameworks with your prior knowledge for maximum impact
You will be able to take courses across the university, allowing you to study topics rigorously and make connections with faculty leading the research in your chosen field. At the end of your year in the program, you will demonstrate an ability to actively participate in a new space.
MSx Alumni: Portraits of Career Change
Sample of Industry-Specific Courses
If you want to build knowledge of a new industry, you might consider taking electives like the ones listed below.
Hear from MSx Alumni
A look at the newest members of the Stanford MSx Program.