Test your genealogical knowledge, find the program best-suited



Rediscover your family roots and enroll now in one of Boston University’s online programs in Genealogical Research.

Our Spring session starts on January 16, 2018. Register before December 15, 2017 to reserve your spot!


Which course is right for you?

Genealogical Essentials – In this 4-week, online course designed for serious students new to the field of genealogy, you will gain an understanding of the Genealogical Proof Standard and learn to:

  • Define genealogical concepts and terms
  • Effectively locate and search public records
  • Optimize your online research techniques
  • Certificate Program in Genealogical Research – Grow your genealogical skillset in this 15-week, online program for experienced researchers. In this course, you will cover:
  • The foundations of genealogical research
  • Problem solving techniques and technology
  • Evidence evaluation and documentation
  • Forensic genealogy
  • Business opportunities, specialties, and trends for genealogists

Register online or contact an enrollment advisor today at 617-502-8822.

Carrie Scott | Enrollment Manager, Online Programs
Boston University Genealogical Research Program
Direct: 617-502-8822