Summer Term

Boston University Summer Term welcomes more than 7,500 students each summer—including over 500 visiting from abroad. MET International participants who choose to study during Summer Term benefit from:

  • More than 700 undergraduate and graduate courses, day or evening, in over 70 subjects
  • Unique courses offered exclusively during the summer
  • BU’s wide range of academic and extracurricular resources
  • Dedicated support services during the enrollment process and summer study
  • The opportunity to take courses within current major or explore new fields of study

Courses

Summer Term offers more than 700 courses in over 70 subjects, including:

  • American & Boston Studies
  • Applied Sciences
  • Business & Management
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Film & Television
  • Fine Arts
  • Hospitality Administration

  • Humanities
  • Journalism
  • Marketing, Communication, Advertising & Public Relations
  • Mathematics
  • Political Science & International Relations
  • Social Sciences
  • Urban Affairs


Courses change from year to year; the course listings are available online.

Summer Program Dates

Summer 2018

Session 1: May 22–June 29
Session 2: July 2–August 10

Summer 2019

Session 1: May 21–June 28
Session 2: July 1–August 9