Earn credits that work twice as hard for you

If you’re thinking of pursuing the next step in your business education, there’s no better place to do that than Northeastern. A master’s degree from Northeastern’s D’Amore-McKim School of Business distinguishes you as an innovative thinker and problem-solver who is uniquely prepared for the challenges of today’s global business world.

Your graduate certificate from Northeastern can give you a head start on that degree. Once you’ve completed your certificate and maintained at least a 3.0 GPA, you may be able to apply your credits to one of our eligible master’s degree programs. (Note that completion of your graduate certificate doesn’t guarantee acceptance into a master’s degree program.)

Build upon the graduate certificate's 12-15 credits by completing a Part-Time or Online MBA.

Eligible Master’s Degrees at D’Amore-McKim School of Business

Earn an MBA degree that prepares you to meet the challenges of a tech-driven, high-speed business world—on a part-time schedule that works with your life. Choose from 10 in-demand concentrations.

Earn an MBA degree that prepares you to meet the challenges of a tech-driven, high-speed business world—in an all-virtual, customizable format. Choose from eight in-demand concentrations.

Power your career with big data. Prepare for a leadership role where you will solve complex business problems. STEM designated.

Eligible Master’s Programs at the College of Professional Studies

MS in Corporate and Organizational Communication

The Master of Science in Corporate and Organizational Communication is designed to provide you with the skills, knowledge, and experiential learning opportunities required to succeed in a dynamic field.

This program is offered on our Boston campus and online.


MPS in Digital Media

The Master of Professional Studies in Digital Media offers a hands-on, collaborative way to explore core creative concepts and innovative ideas in diverse areas of the digital media world. The program provides a solid preparation in the three core digital media knowledge areas: design thinking, technical competency, and creative expression.

This program is offered on our Boston campus and online.


MS Leadership

The Master of Science in Leadership prepares you to meet the evolving challenges of today’s world by helping you cultivate a personal leadership philosophy.

This program is offered on our Boston campus and online.


MS in Non Profit Management

The Master of Science in Project Management is designed to provide you with the practical skills and theoretical concepts you need to lead complex projects.

This program is offered online and on our Silicon Valley, Seattle, Charlotte, and Portland campuses.

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