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Canvas Catalog

Canvas Catalog is a companion platform for the Canvas LMS that facilitates and enhances online continuing education and professional development programs at Boston College.

Catalog offers:

  • Self-service student account creation, enrollment and payment
  • Dual authentication, granting BC users and external students easy access
  • Integration with the CASHNet payment platform, allowing students to pay for enrollment via credit card
  • An attractive, mobile-friendly, BC-branded storefront and catalog of courses
  • Customizable course listings to describe and market your courses with text descriptions, images and multimedia
  • A centralized student dashboard displaying the student’s progress in current, future and past courses
  • Automated certificates of completion (customizable) and student transcripts
  • Reporting functionality to analyze enrollment and revenue trends

The Catalog platform reduces administrative workload and allows for greater focus on the design and content of the Canvas course.

To request a Canvas Catalog program, please submit a BC Catalog Course Proposal form.


The Catalog Student Tutorial below describes many of the features of the platform: