Welcome, UTC Employees!

Boston University’s Metropolitan College is pleased to be an educational provider for UTC employees enrolled in the Employee Scholar Program (ESP). UTC employees enrolled in the ESP receive a 10% tuition reduction toward any of the approved online programs listed below. We invite you to learn more about our award winning online programs by contacting our enrollment advisors at 617-353-6001 or at metcorp@bu.edu.

About Metropolitan College

Metropolitan College (MET) is one of the 17 schools and colleges that make up Boston University. Established in 1965, Metropolitan College combines the University’s standards of excellence in teaching and research with academic programs that meet the educational needs of working professionals and students of all ages, backgrounds, and nationalities. Metropolitan College offers more than 70 accredited degree and certificate programs in convenient evening, online, and blended formats. Campus locations include the main Charles River Campus, and at select military bases.

Along with the challenge of rigorous academic programs, students at Metropolitan College can build networks with classmates and peers from a variety of industries, take advantage of Boston University’s resources, and participate in campus life.

Student Services

Online students have access to Boston University’s libraries, the Barnes & Noble @ Boston University bookstore, and Career Services, among many other resources. Please visit Online Student Services to view the full range of resources available to you.


Unlike other adult education institutions, Boston University’s Metropolitan College has its own full-time faculty. These distinguished scholars and professionals ensure that Preferred Educational Partners benefit from the highest level of academic excellence and industry expertise—whether studying on campus, online, or in a blended format. In addition, several Metropolitan College programs integrate award-winning faculty from other Boston University schools and colleges, as well as leaders from the local academic community and the corporate world.

Alumni Benefits

Upon successful completion of your Metropolitan College program, you’ll have earned a Boston University credential that is highly respected throughout industry, government, and academia. As a graduate of Boston University, you join a community of more than 300,000 alumni worldwide—and you have access to many resources. For instance, you can audit courses, network with peers, join our online community, find career resources, and much more.

Noncredit Programs

Boston University’s Center for Professional Education (CPE) offers high-quality, noncredit programs that provide comprehensive classroom and online training designed to meet the professional development needs of professionals in a wide range of industries such as financial services, real estate, publishing, and law. For more information, visit the CPE website.