Study options

Format

Full-time, Boston campus

Class Begins

January or May

Credits

15 (6 core and 9 elective)

Class Schedule

Monday–Thursday evening classes

Time to Complete

Eight months

Graduation

Degrees are conferred in May, August, and December with a graduation ceremony held at the end of the spring term. Learn more about commencement.

GRE/GMAT Requirements

Graduate certificate programs do not require a GRE or GMAT score for admission.

F-1 visa compliant?

Yes, full-time study is compliant with F-1 visa requirements.

STEM Designated?

No.

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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Format

Part-time, Boston campus; one course may be taken online

Class Begins

January, May, or September

Class Schedule

Monday–Thursday evening classes

Credits

12–15 (6 core and 6–9 elective)

Time to Complete

Flexible; up to three years

Graduation

Degrees are conferred in May, August, and December with a graduation ceremony held at the end of the spring term. Learn more about commencement.

GRE/GMAT Requirements

Graduate certificate programs do not require a GRE or GMAT score for admission.

F-1 visa compliant?

No.

STEM Designated?

No.

Curricular Practical Training (CPT)

CPT is not offered at this time.

Optional Practical Training (OPT)

No.

Ready to apply? Start here.

About our students

Average over the past three years

Women54%
Men46%
International Students31%
Average Work Experience5 years

Top Undergraduate Majors Represented

Business
Global Affairs
Information/Software Technology
International Communications
Management
Marketing
Political Science
Gender Studies

Industries Represented

Government
Manufacturing
Non-Profit
Petroleum/Energy
Real Estate
Technology

Featured Faculty

Gain concrete skills and practice-oriented knowledge in accounting and finance through the real-world lessons brought into the classroom by your professors, leading practitioners in the industry, and at the top of their field.

See all faculty who regularly teach in our Graduate Certificate programs.

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