credits to earn your certificate
program ranked by the Gartner in 2018.
Full-time, part-time, or online
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. Online students complete 12 credits.
Courses are offered weeknights, Monday–Thursday, on our Boston campus or 100% online. Boston campus students may also take one course online. International students must complete all of their classes on 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. Online students may complete their certificate in two semesters or up to two years. The length of the program may depend on your course selections.
Average Class Size
F-1 visa compliant?
Yes, 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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About our students
Entering class of 2020
|Average Work Experience||2.5 Years|
Undergraduate Majors Represented
|Electronics & Telecommunication|
|International Business & Logistics|
Industries Majors Represented
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