Through an array of certificate programs, specialty courses, and conferences, the Professional Development and Continuing Education Program helps nurses and other professionals refresh their résumés, earn contact hours, and advance their careers—all on a flexible schedule. Participants can take one course or a series of courses to complete a certificate while learning from faculty experts actively working in their fields.


The Boston College Connell School of Nursing Professional Development & Continuing Education Program is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Association Massachusetts, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

General Information:

All sales are final. We are not able to offer refunds.

Registrations may not be transferred to another person or to another course.

Online registration is required to participate in a course. All Fees are to be paid by debit or credit card. Registrations will be processed upon receipt of payment. Payment is due in full in order to enroll.

Courses are approved for Contact Hours* established by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for Nursing Continuing Professional Development.  Participants must attend and the complete course and submit an evaluation to receive Contact Hours. We are not able to award partial Contact Hours.

*This does not apply to Test Prep Courses.