Enrollment after the deadlines is possible on a space available basis, up to the first day of class. Each course's start date is provided on the course description pages. Please contact Tufts Gordon Institute Admissions if the deadline has passed and you are interested in enrolling in Professional Education course.
Applicants for Professional Education:
Are required to have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
It is also recommended that applicants have an undergraduate degree in a STEM field – science, technology, engineering. Applicants with non-STEM backgrounds may also be eligible to enroll if they have the requisite background to be successful in the course. If you are interested in enrolling in a professional education course but are uncertain whether you meet the enrollment requirements, please contact Tufts Gordon Institute Admissions to discuss your specific situation.
Courses are open to US citizens and permanent residents, and F2 and H1B visa holders.
If you are interested in enrolling in a professional education course at Tufts Gordon Institute but are uncertain as to whether you have the requisite educational background or work experience, please contact a member of our admissions staff to discuss your specific situation.
1. Register for a GCAP application account at: asegrad.tufts.edu/academics/gcap. Please note that the GCAP application can only be accessed through this link. After registering via this link, you will automatically be routed to the GCAP application
Tufts University employees do not need to apply for Professional Education courses through GCAP. You should apply directly through Tufts University’s Tuition Remission program. Your tuition remission form and a copy of your academic transcripts should be sent to Rebekah Plotkin. If you have questions related to whether you meet the enrollment requirements for the course, please contact Tufts Gordon Institute admissions.
2. On the GCAP Application Information page, enter the term for which you are applying (Fall/Spring; Year) and select the 'Gordon Institute Professional Education' special program from the drop down menu as shown below.
3. To complete the application, you’ll also need to provide:
4. After you submit your application, it will be reviewed by our admissions staff and you will be notified of your approval to enroll by email.
Once you have been approved to enroll in the course, you will receive an email with information on how to log into our online student portal and pay the tuition via credit card, bank transfer or check. Payment is due at the time of registration.
Tufts Gordon Institute will contact you before the course begins to provide you with details on the class logistics such as the room location, required books and materials as well as any other special instructions for the specific course in which you are enrolled.