Frequently Asked Questions

What professional education opportunities does BU College of Engineering offer?

We offer a variety of programs to fit working professionals’ unique schedules, including Master of Engineering degrees, graduate certificates, and single non-degree courses that can be taken without enrolling in a degree or certificate program.

What are the requirements for the graduate certificates?

Students are required to complete a minimum of 12 credit hours (3 courses) based on the individual certificate’s degree requirements.

Do students have to enroll in a professional education degree program to take graduate-level courses at BU College of Engineering?

No – students wishing to pursue graduate-level coursework may register for up to three courses (12 credits) as a non-degree student. If students choose to enroll in a degree or certificate program later, they can use applicable courses to satisfy curriculum requirements.

Who can I contact for more information about Professional Education programs?

Please contact Kirstie Miller, Director of Professional Education & Corporate Relations.