Majors & Programs

Professional Studies

Broaden your skill set with our courses and certificate programs

When it comes to continuing education, Emerson College wants you to have as many options as possible. That's why we provide learning opportunities that will fit into virtually any stage of your life or career. Whether you're looking to switch jobs or start a new venture, all our courses will help you build your knowledge for professional and personal growth.

Emerson’s Department of Professional Studies offers a variety of non-credit certificate programs and individual courses and summer sessions focused on the arts and communication. Explore our offerings and find the program that works for you.

Professional Training and Workplace Education

Emerson offers flexible and robust professional training and workplace education programs. Our workshops, classes, and programs will help your employees gain in-demand skills in topics such as copyediting, public speaking, digital marketing, data analytics, digital content management, public relations, and more. Explore our offerings below for all your workplace education needs.

Customized Programs

Our programs can be customized to accommodate your employees and to meet the business and developmental needs of your company. Programs are developed from current curriculum or customized to focus on specific industry needs. We'll accommodate your employees online, at our Boston campus, or at your firm.

Graduate Certificates

Looking for a certificate program that counts toward academic credit? Discover our current offerings—many of which are offered online—for certificates in Data Analytics, Marketing, PR, and more.