Upcoming Enrollment Intakes
May, September, January
In as little as 8 months or up to 3 years; choose the part-time pace that suits your needs.
No GMAT/GRE Requirement
With three start dates each year and no GMAT/GRE required, you can quickly gain the skills you need most in your career—now!
Earn Credits Toward a Future Degree
Credits earned in the certificate program may be applied upon acceptance to a graduate degree program at Northeastern, including eligible MBA or MS programs—allowing you to further your education when it makes the most sense for you.
You know what you need. There’s no reason to wait. The Graduate Certificate programs at Northeastern University help working professionals develop the specialized knowledge they need to position themselves for career advancement. Fill in gaps in your business knowledge or strengthen key areas to expand your career potential.
In as little as eight months, Graduate Certificates offer a flexible, part-time opportunity to earn a graduate credential with immediate impact. At a pace that suits your needs, you will complete 4-5 courses (12-15 credits) alongside globally minded students in your area of specialty.
In a format designed specifically for working professionals, the program allows students to come to campus just one night a week or accelerate the program by taking multiple classes each semester. This may include classes online, on Saturdays, or on-campus starting at 5:20 and 7:30 p.m.—so your commitment to your job and your graduate education are never compromised.
Get Ahead Now. And Keep Your Options Open Later.
The Graduate Certificate program gives you knowledge and a credential to take a career leap ahead of your peers. When you decide to pursue a graduate degree, credits earned with successful completion of the certificate may be applied upon acceptance to an MBA or master’s degree at Northeastern University.