Academics & Instruction:
Boston University, founded in 1839, the fourth largest independent university in the United States, is a hub of academic and scientific activity. With more than 2,500 faculty members and more than 28,000 students, it is one of the nation's leading research-based universities. Our online doctoral and master's degrees are built on Boston University's strong foundation. You will gain access to our outstanding faculty who bring the latest research directly to their students. The name Boston University sparks recognition worldwide and our graduates are prominent in every field of endeavor.
Online Degree Programs:
Looking to continue your education while still working full-time? Or limited by geography but unwilling to sacrifice the quality of your education? Then you should learn more about our distance education programs. Since 2000, BU's Office of Distance Education has helped working professionals and adults reach their educational goals through distance learning. Through partnership with many schools and colleges within Boston University, we offer several online degrees via the Internet, videotape and CD-ROM.
Online Project Management Certificate Programs:
Boston University offers certificates in Project Management geared toward today's busy professionals. You can start online anytime and may complete your Certificate in Project Management (PM) with in specific time period designed for the program. These certificates will prepare you for immediate real-world applications you can use in your current position or leverage toward career advancement.
Boston University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC), a regional accrediting body. Regional accreditation is the highest form of accreditation an institution can receive. The Physical Therapy program is accredited by The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).
Faculty & Staff:
Boston University's faculty is made up of experts who blend both professional experience with scholarly achievement. Internationally recognized for their pioneering work and contribution to their fields, Boston University's faculty have prepared thousands of students to be the leaders of tomorrow. While every faculty member brings a unique perspective to the classroom, they all share several common characteristics: they work closely with and take a personal interest in their students, are deeply committed to making the learning environment meaningful and stimulating, and are dedicated to keeping the curriculum reflective of latest trends.
Technology & Delivery:
E-Learning gives you access anywhere, anytime. The program's online learning portal is the center of the learning experience. It is here where you will access course information, communicate with your instructor and fellow learners, take quizzes, post assignments and view grades, all from the convenience of your home or office. This highly interactive educational web site uses the highest quality multi-media to make your learning experience as engaging as it is effective. The online learning portal provides a framework for the highest quality communication and interaction between yourself, your instructor and your fellow learners.
Tuition & Financial Aid:
Boston University may help you in assisting on obtaining financial aid that will enable you to achieve your goals.
Admissions & Registration:
Boston University offers 6-week course sessions. Enrollment periods begin frequently year-round.
For additional information, please complete the online "Request for Information" form.
Boston University Online ProgramsMS in Health Communication
Master of Science in Computer Information Systems