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Texas Executive Education & Great Learning

Post graduate certificate programs in Business Analytics, Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Computing.

  • Program Overview

    These programs offer a blend of synchronous and asynchronous online instruction and allow students to learn from world-class faculty and receive personalized mentorship from industry experts. All programs include in-depth instruction and hands-on experience with real world project. Programs are offered in partnership with Great Learning.


All programs are offered in partnership with Great Learning. Those who successfully complete the academic requirements are awarded a certificate from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.

Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning (PGP-AIML)

A comprehensive, tech-focused program in AI and machine learning, the PGP-AIML course builds foundations in AI, machine learning, deep learning, and their respective applications in the business world. To enable candidates to independently build AI & ML solutions, the program uniquely combines a comprehensive curriculum (covering the most widely-used tools and techniques in the industry) with a hands-on learning approach. The program offers candidates the opportunity to apply their skills and knowledge in real-time every week through interactive mentor-led practice sessions, quizzes, case studies, and 10 hands-on projects. As they do so, they develop a nuanced understanding of data and build a strong body of work. A comprehensive career development support system further aids candidate targeting career transitions to AI & machine learning roles in industry.



Data Science & Business Analytics (PGP-DSBA)

Designed to get candidates industry-ready in data science and analytics, the PGP-DSBA program combines the University of Texas at Austin’s proven academic leadership with Great Learning’s unique mentored learning model. Grounded in practical applications, the curriculum incorporates 12 projects, 1 capstone project, and guided practice on data sets every week to equip participants with the skills to make data-driven decisions. A strong focus on industry interconnectedness and hands-on learning is also brought about through weekly mentored learning sessions with practicing data scientists and analytics experts. To enable successful career outcomes, candidates can rely on career development support and guidance from experienced data science professionals.



Artificial Intelligence for Leaders (PGP-AIFL)

Taking a business-focused approach towards emerging technologies in AI and machine learning, the PGP-AIFL equips managers and leaders with critical AI skills and enables them to understand their implications for business. The program is distinguished by its hands-on approach to teaching AI, through 5 hands-on projects and 1 capstone, without requiring candidates to code. The learning pedagogy incorporates numerous case studies, recorded lectures, mentor interactions, and webinars to teach the possibilities of AI and help candidates to translate AI solutions into business decisions.



Cloud Computing (PGP-CC)

A cutting-edge cloud program that leads by examples, the PGP-CC, offered in collaboration with Great Learning, is designed to produce qualified leaders in the emerging cloud technology. With 100+ hours of instructional content, more than 90+ cloud services and 15+ hands-on labs & industry-relevant projects, we make sure that our learners gain a solid foundation by learning about the top platforms, including AWS, Microsoft Azure & Google Cloud. Along with some cloud experience, we help our learners gain a more structured and hands-on understanding of cloud technologies, including issues such as migration, deployment, integration, platform choice, architecture, and TCO. That’s not it. Your learning journey will be driven by mentors who will be getting in touch with you every weekend to clarify all your doubts. Further, the career-focused course material is paired with career assistance sessions to help you land your dream job.


Cybersecurity (PGP-CS)

The new-age technological wave has come with its own set of threats, leading to a prominent demand for cybersecurity professionals. This program is crafted by experts to empower you with a skill set to analyze the threat landscape and build long-term cybersecurity strategies. The Cybersecurity program will equip you with the skills needed to investigate attacks and build robust cybersecurity systems, and is ideal for cyber defense enthusiasts, enabling you to connect with thought leaders in the industry and understand the process of securing digital infrastructure. The program is designed with 4 milestones. Starting strong with the foundations of cybersecurity, you then deep dive into the different types of cyber attacks. As you understand the attacks, you will learn to design the security controls needed to build a resilient system. Finally, if an attack happens, you practice responding to these incidents by referring to Incident Response Playbooks given to you as part of the program. In this last section you will also learn how to investigate these attacks.



Full Stack Software Development: Building Scalable Cloud Applications


The professional certificate in Full Stack Software Development: Building Scalable Cloud Applications is designed for people with low to no coding experience wanting to build business applications or become Full Stack web developers. It is a 26 week hands-on program, delivered by industry experts who will teach you to build an entire e-commerce application using the MERN stack from scratch. In addition to live mentoring over the weekends, you get access to 30+ assignments and guided projects. A strong academic team will be available to support you through regular office hours and offline support. Covering various aspects of Front End development, Back End development, and Databases, you’ll also learn the basics of DevOps and hosting on cloud as well as the tradeoffs that companies have to make in selecting the right solution.



Post Graduate Program in User Experience Design

The Post Graduate Program in User Experience Design at UT Austin is a 6-month online course designed for both aspiring UX professionals and those looking to advance their careers in UX design. Led by industry experts and UT Austin faculty, this program provides a comprehensive learning experience, covering fundamental UX principles and advanced topics such as Human-Computer Interaction, Agile Product Management, and cutting-edge technologies like IoT, AI, and blockchain in UX. With live mentoring sessions on weekends, personalized 1:1 career support, and a hands-on capstone project, you'll build a strong digital design portfolio and earn a globally recognized certificate from UT Austin. It's your gateway to becoming an in-demand UI/UX professional in today's competitive job market.



In Partnership with Great Learning

Great Learning offers academic collaboration with the world's leading universities.



Are these Great Learning programs affiliated with The University of Texas?

Texas Executive Education has partnered with Great Learning to offer these programs around the world. The McCombs School of Business at UT-Austin certifies those that complete the program.

Will I receive university credit for completing this program?

Upon completion of the program, you will receive a certificate of completion from the University of Texas at Austin. These programs do not offer university credits, but many individuals use the knowledge learned to apply for Graduate programs.

Will I receive a certificate and transcript after completing the program?

Yes, you will receive a certificate from UT-Austin and Great Learning, as well as a transcript with the Texas Executive Education logo. The certificate you receive from the UT-Austin can be verified by scanning a QR code located on the certificate.

Who should I contact with questions about these programs?

Please contact a Great Learning advisor with any questions about these programs by clicking any of the “Learn More” links above. Great Learning advisors can answer questions about program curriculum, logistics and qualifications for admittance.

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