The College of Arts & Sciences offers a variety of online undergraduate and graduate courses throughout the academic year.

Which courses are offered online?


Winter Session: December 21, 2015 - January 15, 2016

Communication and Journalism

CJN-216 Intercultural Communication – Vicki Karns
CJN-222 Leadership and Communication – Vicki Karns


GVT-110 Introduction to American Democracy – Kenneth Cosgrove
GVT- 115 Evolution in the Global System-- Weiqi Zhang


HST-150 Empires & Globalization II -- Shahram Shadbash


PHIL-127 Contemporary Moral Issues– Nir Eisikovits


SCI-173/L 173 Geographic Information Science (GIS) The Power of Digital Maps (Lab) – Scott Lussier

How do I register and pay for winter online courses?

Registration for Winter Session will be open during spring registration. The last day to register is Friday, December 18, 2015. The last day to drop without a grade of W is December 31, 2015. The last day to drop without a grade of F is January 7, 2016. 

Suffolk Students can register online.

Non-Suffolk students must apply by filling out the Continuing and Professional Studies Registration Form. Limit one course per student. 

Please note that full payment is due at the time of registration. Tuition for the winter intersession (4 credits) is $3,316.00. After you have made payment, please contact the Bursar’s Office to receive registration clearance.

Payments can be made online at You can also pay in person at the Office of the Bursar or mail your check with your completed registration form to the Office of the Bursar, 41 Temple Street, Boston, MA 02114.

Please call 617-573-8407 if you have any tuition questions.

University withdrawal policy for the online winter intersession that begins December 21, 2015 and ends January 15, 2016 is:

Tuesday, December 22, 2015: 100% refund
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 and after: No refund

Please note that Financial Aid cannot be applied to Winter Session courses.

Who do I contact for more information?

If you have any general questions regarding the College of Arts & Sciences Online Winter Session, please contact the Dean's Office at 617-973-1186.