Academic Details

Study options

Program snapshots

Format

Full-time

Class Begins

For Boston campus students, there are two entry terms each year in January and September.

Credits

12-15 credits

Time to Complete

4–8 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

Class Begins

For Boston campus students, there are two entry terms each year in January and September.

Credits

12-15 credits

Time to Complete

8 months–3 years

GMAT/GRE Requirement

Not required

F-1 visa compliant?

No.

STEM Designated?

No.

Curricular Practical Training (CPT)

CPT is not offered at this time.

Optional Practical Training (OPT)

No.

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About our students

All Graduate Certificate Classes of 2022

Women52%
Men48%
International Students89.7%
Average Age31 years old
Average Work Experience> 1 year
Class Size29

Top Undergraduate Majors Represented

Accounting & Finance18%
Business Administration18%
Communications5%
Computer Science 9%
Economics9%
Engineering7%
Other27%
Science7%

Top Industries Represented

Consulting 2%
Consumer Products 7%
Financial Services9%
Government2%
Manufacturing9%
Media/Entertainment 5%
Non-Profit14%
Other18%
Pharmaceutical 2%
Pre-professional16%
Real Estate2%
Technology11%

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