Framingham State campus

Certificate programs are designed for individuals who seek to concentrate on a specific area of study in a shorter period of time than would be required to obtain a degree. All courses in the certificate programs are 1 course-credit (equivalent to 4 semester hours). The office of Graduate Studies offers the following Certificate programs.

Graduate Certificates in:
Assistive Technology
Assistive Technology with Advanced Internship
Healthcare Administration
Human Resource Management
Instructional Technology Proficiency*  
Public Administration
Quality Assurance for Biotechnology
School Nutrition Specialist
The Teaching of English as a Second Language

Post-Master's Certificate in:
Nursing Education
Nursing Leadership

*Offered online

Many courses attained through a Certificate may later be used towards a Framingham State University degree program for students who apply and are accepted into such a program at a later date.

Framingham State University

100 State Street

PO Box 9101

Framingham, MA 01701-9101


Phone: 508-620-1220