Programs in Genealogical Research

Online Programs in Genealogical Research

Genealogical Essentials Course

Length of course: 4 weeks
Spring 2018 classes start: January 16, 2018
Enrollment Deadline: December 15, 2017

Ideal for enthusiasts seeking to hone their research skills, this course is also an excellent first step toward our certificate program.

  • Define terms and understand best practices
  • Use public records and optimize searches
  • Follow the Genealogical Proof Standard

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Certificate Program in Genealogical Research

Length of course: 15 weeks
Spring 2018 classes start: January 16, 2018
Enrollment Deadline: December 15, 2017

Whether you are an experienced amateur, a budding professional, or an expert working toward BCG® certification, this rigorous program will help you take your genealogical work to the next level.

  • Increase the professionalism of your research
  • Get information and records faster
  • Deliver more accurate findings

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Choose from two unique programs that combine the convenience of online learning with expert instruction to help you gain skills to set you apart in this growing field. Work with noted Boston University faculty, including Certified Genealogists and members of the American Society of Genealogists.

Both online programs offer:

  • Flexible online format that lets you learn from any location
  • Supportive learning environment
  • Opportunities to meet peers and expand your professional network
  • Affordable pricing and payment options

To learn more, contact an Enrollment Advisor at 617-502-8822 or complete the form below.

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