Equip Your Workforce with Today’s Essential Skills

Northeastern University’s Roux Institute delivers customized learning experiences designed to solve business problems in essential areas like AI, data analytics, and project management.


Solve critical business problems and equip your team members with the skills they need.

Our approach develops technical and critical thinking skills by incorporating company-specific projects, data, tech stack, and tools into our learning experiences.

Core Domains

  • Equip your team with leading-edge techniques, communication vehicles, and technology used in data analytics.

  • Learners will understand algorithmic techniques in machine learning and be able to apply those techniques to a variety of situations, with the skills to present their methods and results in a clear manner.

  • Build efficient teams to run your organization's most complex projects.

Learning Experiences by Domain

Below are sample course titles that the Roux Institute has offered to existing partners. Our team will help identify the learning areas and course formats that best suit your organization.

Data Analytics
  • Introduction to Data Analytics
  • Leadership in Data Analytics
  • Data-Driven Decision-Making for Non-Data Analysts
  • Data Extraction and SQL
  • Communication and Visualization of Data Analytics
AI and Machine Learning
  • Product Design with Machine Learning
  • AI and Machine Learning for Strategic Planning
  • Leadership in AI
  • Introduction to Computational Thinking and Microbits
Project Management
  • Foundations of Project Management
  • Agile Project Management
  • Project Management Essentials

Our Customized Learning Partners

Case Study

L.L.Bean Builds a Problem-Solving Team

L.L.Bean President and CEO Steve Smith knows his company needs data-fluent employees. As a result, the outdoor apparel retailer has partnered with the Roux Institute and co-designed a series of high-impact data analytics courses tailored for L.L.Bean employees.


Case Study

Upskilling project management leaders at The Jackson Laboratory

In 2022, the Roux Institute partnered with The Jackson Laboratory—a global nonprofit biomedical research organization—to design a six-week course in project management. A skills survey three months after completion found “wonderful results,” with a more common approach to process and communication companywide. This partnership has continued into 2023, garnering fantastic outcomes for Jackson Laboratory.


Case Study

Bangor Savings Bank Invests in Workforce Development

Partnering with the Roux Institute provides Bangor Savings Bank with structured learning opportunities that support the bank’s journey in using data to drive its mission, while also upskilling their workforce to encourage continuous learning and excellence.


We design educational experiences to enable teams to achieve critical business objectives.

Liz Kohler

Managing Director of Strategy, Operations and Growth

The Roux Institute

Featured Faculty

Our Team


Let’s scale your workforce competencies

Our team is ready to get to work. Whether it’s a single-day seminar, a 12-week intensive course, or anything in between, we’ll design a learning experience that drives business outcomes for your organization.