Digital Learning at BU

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The office of Distance Education works with Boston University schools and colleges to develop rigorous, industry-relevant graduate programs that are fully online. Flexible and affordable, BU’s acclaimed online degree and certificate programs are team-developed by full-time faculty, instructional designers, and expert multimedia professionals, providing a state-of-the-art learning environment that can be accessed at any time. Noted for groundbreaking innovation, individualized support services for each student, and small-group learning, BU’s online programs are unique in developing a strong connection between students, course facilitators, and active faculty who are distinguished by their hands-on professional experience and scholarly work.

Recognized by the Online Learning Consortium with the Award for Excellence in Institution-wide Online Education, Boston University is proud to stand by the positive impact its programs have on the careers and lives of developing professionals around the globe. The distance learning experience at Boston University is designed to reflect the institution’s ongoing commitment to academic achievement while still providing the unparalleled flexibility and convenience of online education. For information about online programs at Boston University, visit

To see a sample online course, visit our online learning course tour. You can also learn more about what to expect from an online course at BU by visiting our Blackboard Learn page.

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To learn more about the online Paralegal Studies Program, contact an enrollment advisor at (888) 700-3966 or fill out the form below to download a free brochure.


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