Boston University was founded as one of the first all-inclusive universities, as well as a leading private research and teaching institution. With 32,000 students from 50 states and 140 countries, BU is the fourth largest independent university in the United States. For over 150 years, Boston University has anticipated the changing needs of its students while serving the greater needs of society.
The Computer Science department is pleased to offer graduate certificates in a variety of cutting-edge topics, providing intensive training in specific industry areas, emerging technologies, and the latest technological developments.
The Computer Science department offers numerous eLive courses. Available in a blended format, eLive courses combine online study with four 3-hour face-to-face Saturday meetings per semester—providing added flexibility to the learning experience and new avenues of opportunity for those with demanding schedules. While some certificate programs are entirely eLive, other certificates and degrees may have requirements that can be satisfied through eLive courses.