Study on our Boston campus and complete the program in eight months. Full-time study is F-1 visa compliant.
Study on our Boston campus at the pace that works for you.
Full-time or part-time
For Boston campus students, there are three entry terms each year in January, May, and September.
12–15 credits for Boston campus students. The minimum required number of credits to earn your certificate is 12, however many students select to take an additional elective in order to broaden their expertise. International students must complete a total of 15 credits.
Courses are offered weeknights, Monday–Thursday, on our Boston campus.
Time to Complete
Campus-based students may be complete the program in as few as three semesters or spread out as long as three years. The length of the program may depend on your course selections. International students must complete 15 credits over an eight-month period to be visa compliant.
Degrees are conferred in May, August, and December with a graduation ceremony held at the end of the spring term. Learn more about commencement.
Graduate certificate programs do not require a GRE or GMAT score for admission.
F-1 visa compliant?
Full-time study is compliant with F-1 visa requirements.
Curricular Practical Training (CPT)
CPT is not offered at this time.
Optional Practical Training (OPT)
Yes. International students on an F-1 visa that study on our Boston campus for one year may become eligible to work in the U.S. for up to 12 months after completing their program.
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