Bright Horizons EdAssist Solutions Program

As part of Bright Horizons EdAssist Solutions, Suffolk University's Sawyer Business School offers a 10 percent discount on all eligible graduate degree and non-degree programs and a $10,000 tuition reduction for the Executive MBA Program.​* For an additional $50 application fee waiver, please contact Suffolk’s Graduate Admission prior to submitting your application.​

Why Sawyer Business School?

Because school shouldn’t interrupt your work. Conveniently located in downtown Boston, we offer practical graduate degrees that open doors for career advancement. From the moment you set foot on one of our campuses, you’ll start building your resume and professional network. In the classroom, you’ll get hands-on experience with consulting projects, where you'll solve real-life challenges and present to business executives. Outside the classroom, you’ll have access to networking events, professional workshops, and dedicated career mentors.

Get a head start on your career journey today.

1. Choose the program that’s right for you

If you do not see your program of interest in the lists below, contact the Office of Graduate Admission.


Executive MBA (a 16-month, Saturday MBA)
MBA On campus and online
MS in Accounting (MSA) On campus and online
MS in Finance (MSF) On campus and online
MS in Marketing (MSM)
MS in Taxation (MST) 
Master of Public Administration (MPA) 
Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) On campus and online
MS in Business Analytics (MSBA) On campus and online
Master in Management Studies (MMS)

Dual Degrees

MBA/MS in Business Analytics
MPA/MS in Mental Health Counseling
MPA/MS in Crime and Justice Studies
MPA/MS in Political Science

Non-Degrees and Certificate Programs

Graduate Certificate in Accounting (GCA)
Graduate Certificate in Business Fundamentals
Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics
Graduate Certificate in Corporate Finance (GCCF)
Graduate Certificate in in Finance (GCF)
Graduate Certificate in Financial Services & Banking (GCFSB)
Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management: Performance Improvement & Data Analytics (GCHM)
Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management & Leadership (GCHML)
Graduate Certificate in Investments (GCI) 
Graduate Certificate in Leading Teams and Projects
Graduate Certificate in Managerial Skills
Graduate Certificate in Managing Talent
Graduate Certificate in Marketing
Graduate Certificate in Marketing Research
Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management (GCNM)
Graduate Certificate in Risk Management (GCRM) 
Graduate Certificate in State & Local Government (GCSLG) 
Graduate Certificate in Taxation (GCT)

Management Advancement Professional Studies (Take up to 2 MBA core courses or 2 MSF prerequisites before applying)
Continuing and Professional Studies Program (Take up to two MPA or MHA courses before applying)

2. Introduce yourself

Complete the form at the bottom of this page to receive additional information.

If you prefer, you can contact the Office of Graduate Admission at 617-573-8302 or email us. Please identify yourself as a candidate through Bright Horizons EdAssist Solutions.

3. What to do after you apply and are admitted

At the time of application and upon receiving an offer of admission, please ensure that your education benefits have been approved for Suffolk University through the Bright Horizons EdAssist Solutions process via your HR department.

Once Suffolk University receives this confirmation from Bright Horizons EdAssist Solutions, your program-specific tuition reduction will be applied to your student account. Please note that Suffolk University must receive confirmation of your benefits eligibility from Bright Horizons before the start of classes each semester in order for the discount to be applied.

*Note: For all graduate degrees, the discount applies to tuition fees only. Discounts cannot be combined with other University funding and will not be applied retroactively.


Contact the Sawyer Business School Graduate Programs Office.

Currently Enrolled/Returning Students

Call 617-305-1941 or email us and indicate that you are an employee of a Bright Horizons EdAssist Solutions-affiliated company and are interested in obtaining benefits. Please note that tuition reduction is effective for enrollment in future academic terms and will not be applied retroactively.

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