Study options

Program snapshots

Format

Full-time

Class Begins

January, May or September on our Boston campus

Credits

12-15 credits

Time to Complete

4–8 months

Graduation

Certificates are conferred in May, August, and December after completing the program requirements.

GRE/GMAT Requirement

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

January, May or September on our Boston campus

Credits

12-15 credits

Time to Complete

8 months–3 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.

GMAT/GRE Requirement

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.

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About our students

Entering Class of 2020

Women88%
Men12%
International33%
Average Years Work Experience3 years

Undergraduate Majors Represented

Business
Communication
Cultural Studies
Graphic Design
Marketing
Physiology

Industries Represented

Financial Services
Food & Beverage
Media/Entertainment
Petroleum/Energy

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