Professional Studies & Special Programs

Why Choose Emerson College for Your Professional Development?

  • Convenient. Gain new skills through our evening course offerings.
  • Credible. You'll learn from an accomplished faculty, all of who are established professionals in their fields.
  • Consistent. Nearly 98 percent of our students would recommend our programs to others. This speaks to the quality of all the department's programs, and our track record of successfully fulfilling students' personal and professional goals.

Read about our professional certificate programs or learn about the upcoming courses and programs. For information about degree programs, visit Admission.

If you're a high school student looking for a rewarding summer academic experience in arts and communication, take a look at our Pre-College Programs.

Fall and Spring Courses

Individuals who have earned a high school diploma, and individuals who have completed undergraduate- or graduate-level education may enroll in non-credit courses or workshops at Emerson College. Additional pre-requisites may apply for special programs.

Register early for Fall 2014-Spring 2015 courses.

View our Fall 2014-Spring 2015 Professional Studies course catalog: