Master On Campus

Product Innovation

Virginia Commonwealth University

12 months
25956 USD/year
25956 USD/year
12618 USD/year
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Integrating arts, business and engineering principles, students in the Product Innovation program at Virginia Commonwealth University learn advanced product innovation topics pertaining to conceptualization, development and commercialization of new products/services. 


Program mission and objectives

Through unique instruction and experiential learning that culminates with a yearlong master’s project, students have a real product innovation experience. The Product Innovation program at Virginia Commonwealth University emphasizes product innovation and teamwork skills so that graduates can take on key leadership roles that stimulate the creation, development and management of new products and services.

Student learning outcomes

The M.P.I. program hones competency in the area of product innovation. Students will:

  • Demonstrate successful collaboration skills
  • Demonstrate the ability to conceive and develop product concepts and related business plans
  • Demonstrate the ability to think across multiple disciplines
  • Demonstrate the ability to create and deliver effective presentations and other communication media such as reports and portfolios

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Arts Principles for Product Innovation
  • Business Principles for Product Innovation
  • Technology Principles for Product Innovation
  • da Vinci Project
  • Integrative Design Studio
  • Product Innovation
  • Guided Study in Product Innovation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal statement
  • Academic documentation
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Additional academic requirements and regulations
  • Foreign transcripts
  • Financial certification
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

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    25956 USD/year
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  • National

    25956 USD/year
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  • In-State

    12618 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 12618 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Richmond

1071 - 1750 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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