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Carroll School of Management

Summer Management Catalyst Program

an intensive program designed for non-business majors

Parent Webinar:  
Wednesday, February 7th
6:00-6:30 p.m.

Spend a summer in Boston learning from the same faculty that Bloomberg Businessweek ranked A+ for teaching quality and No. 3 in "Best Undergraduate Business Schools 2016."

The Carroll School of Management Summer Management Catalyst Program is designed exclusively for non-management students. The Catalyst Program is an intensive, full-time, 9-week, 9-credit program, designed to develop a solid and broad foundation in the functional areas of management.

From May 22nd through July 20th, 2018, participants will take three full courses and a career practicum that covers a wide range of business management topics, including management, accounting, finance, marketing, ethics, law, Excel, Big Data and career skills.  Students will work on a case throughout the program that will culminate in a case competition on the last day of the program.

Applications will open January 10, 2018 and remain open through March 1, 2018. If you are interested in financial aid, you must apply by February 1, 2018.  Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Space is limited, apply early.

To complete your application, please 
submit your $50 deposit through our secure site.

Program Benefits

  • Learn how organizations operate and develop management skills to contribute to complex, not-for-profit, business and government entities.
  • Complete the core management courses in one summer and receive 9 credits in total through the completion of 3 full coursesideal for students who find it difficult to fit management courses into their schedule.
  • Develop career strategies in building your personal brand through sessions on skills assessment, writing resumes and business letters, interviewing skills, effective networking, and employer panels.
  • Stand out in the competitive job market for internships and full-time positions with enhanced credentials from the summer program, including Excel, exposure to programming languages and participation in a case competition demonstration research, analysis, collaboration and presentation skills.

Application and Fees

Applications for the 2018 Summer Management Catalyst Program open early January 10th through March 1st. 

The cost of the program is $12,300, which covers all course materials, excursions, extracurricular offerings, etc. Housing at a Boston College domitory is optional and available for an additional $1,500 for the 9-week period. A limited number of need-based scholarships are available, must apply by February 1, 2018, via the standard application which will open on January 10th. Deadline to apply to the Summer Management Catalyst Program is March 1, 2018. All decisions will be made by April 1, 2018. 

Submit your $50 application fee on our secure server to complete your application.

Payment is due in full by May 15, 2018.



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