Online Learning

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Welcome to Distance Learning & Online Education at UMass Boston. We offer a number of online courses, certificate, and degree programs, as well as professional development programs.

Credit Courses - Degree Programs - Certificate & Licensure Programs - Professional Development Programs - Discover Online Learning - Online Student Resources - Visit UMassOnline - State Eligibility

Credit Courses

Winter 2018
Registration for Winter 2018 is open. See academic calendar for important dates. You will be redirected to the University of Massachusetts' Registration Shopping Cart when you click on a link below.

Spring 2018
Registration for Spring 2018 is open. See academic calendar for important dates. You will be redirected to the University of Massachusetts' Registration Shopping Cart when you click on a link below.

Fall 2017
Registration for Fall 2017 is closed. See academic calendar for important dates. You will be redirected to the University of Massachusetts' Registration Shopping Cart when you click on a link below.

Degree Programs

Certificate & Licensure Programs

Professional Development Programs

Discover Online Learning

Online Student Resources

Resources and Frequently Asked Questions for Online Students

Visit UMassOnline

UMassOnline.net is your gateway to all online courses and programs offered by the University of Massachusetts System in addition to UMass Boston.

State Eligibility

UMass Boston is not currently accepting students for online study who reside in Alabama, Arkansas, Maryland, or Minnesota, due to regulations in those states. Please contact your state’s Board of Education for details. Click here for contact information, and more on distance education authorization in other states.