Welcome to Metropolitan College

What does MET offer? Liberating flexibility. An engaging community. Rigorous, practical, interactive learning.

When you study at Boston University’s Metropolitan College (MET), you participate in an exciting exchange of ideas—a spirit of innovation that reaches far beyond the classroom into the global arena. You’re connecting to students and faculty from around the world, engaging in new perspectives, fresh challenges, and novel solutions. Whether you are a professional seeking a career advantage with a bachelor’s or master’s degree, a lifelong learner looking for personal enrichment, or an international student here to gain unique business expertise, you share in the pursuit of an education that prepares you for the competitive and evolving needs of today’s world.

Here, learning is accessible to all. Study part-time or full-time in the evening, or take advantage of flexible online and blended formats. Benefit from a range of scholarships. Share in the dialogue. Find new opportunities and connections—and eventually, become part of the worldwide Boston University alumni community.

Now is the time to get started. Learn more about BU’s Metropolitan College, and find out why we are like no other academic institution.

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