Urban College of Boston
178 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02111-1093
Telephone: 617-449-7070 - Fax: 617-423-4758
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Administrative Assistant


Urban College operates a two-year program leading to Associate of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education, Human Services Administration, or General Studies. Urban College also collaborates with area colleges and universities to offer higher degrees through articulation agreements with other colleges.

Courses and certificates in computers, case management, youth program administration, and direct services administration are also available.

Classes are given at downtown locations during evening hours (6pm - 9pm) with some Saturday morning classes (9am - 1pm). Some daytime classes are available. Accelerated courses which take place Fridays (6pm - 9pm) and Saturdays (9am - 3pm) over the course of 5 weekends are also offered.

Tutorial assistance is available and free for Urban College students.

Best times to apply: July before September term begins, or in November before January term begins.

Service hours:

M - F: 9am - 6pm

Requirements / Restrictions:

No international admissions. High School diploma required for an associate degree. High School diploma recommended for certificate program.


$10 student registration fee. Cost is $296 per credit/$888 per 3 credit course


English; many courses are also taught in Spanish and Chinese.


Green line: Boylston St.; Red line: Downtown Crossing; Orange line: Chinatown; Silver line: Temple St. (end of line).

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