Online Learning at Boston University
Highly ranked programs. World-class faculty. Flexible format.
Or, browse BU’s award-winning online programs.
- #1 Master of Criminal Justice
- #3 MS in Computer Information Systems
- #6 Master’s degree programs in management
According to U.S. News & World Report
Advanced Information Technology
Applied Business Analytics
Banking & Financial Services Management
Computer Information Systems
Cybersecurity & Cybercrime
Database Management & Business Intelligence
Financial Markets & Institutions
IT Project Management
International Marketing Management
Supply Chain Management
Undergraduate Degree Completion Program
Web Application Development
Online Student Experiences
Cristiane Soares, a 2015 graduate, shares her thoughts on earning her Master of Criminal Justice online at Boston University.
Connect With Students Across the Globe
Experience the benefits of a global education community and interact with students in countries around the world.
3 programs ranked in the top 10 by U.S. News & World Report
3200 students currently enrolled in online programs at BU
76 countries represented by BU online students
8486 graduates with BU degrees earned online
Why Choose BU?
For more than 145 years, Boston University has been synonymous with pioneering research, academic innovation, and internationally renowned faculty and alumni. Today, BU’s online programs bring that unique experience to students worldwide.
- BU’s award-winning online courses and programs are designed and taught by distinguished University faculty.
- We bring together a diverse community of engaged, mature students.
- Students benefit from the latest interactive technology and unparalleled support.
- Upon graduation, you join BU’s network of over 342,000 alumni worldwide.
A world-class education is within reach—wherever you are. We invite you to explore our online programs.
“Our mission is to enrich and expand Boston University’s online initiatives, delivering an unparalleled distance learning experience to students who demand expert instructional design, state-of-the-art media production, a strong sense of community, and comprehensive academic support resources.”
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News & Announcements
May 17, 2016
On May 11, 2016, the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) presented... Read More
April 26, 2016
U.S. News & World Report has named several Metropolitan College online graduate... Read More
April 26, 2016
In conjunction with its 2015 National Conference in St. Louis, Missouri, the... Read More