Global & Community Outreach

Solving social issues. Transforming lives.

Becker College is a hub for exploration, innovation, and leadership. We offer partnership development for businesses and nonprofits, and experiential service learning opportunities.

WE SEE poverty, unemployment and other social challenges as opportunities to inspire new ideas, new businesses, and new solutions. We always take creative, compassionate and sustainable actions to solve social challenges.

WE ENGAGE with a cross sector of people — students, faculty, staff, and community and business leaders — to feel, think., and act in ways that improve the quality of life for our neighbors near and far.

For more information about our study abroad, internship and experiential learning opportunities, please go to Study Abroad. 

See pictures from a recent service learning trip at Spring Break in Haiti.

 

What's New

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Becker esports team highlighted

Published on: January 10, 2020

Becker College’s varsity Overwatch team took center stage in a recently-published Experience Magazine story about esports.

The story, “Forget football. Video games are the next big college sport,” opens from the perspective of Becker’s Overwatch coach, Nick “Shifty” Travis, giving a pep talk to the members of College’s varsity team before a match, and expands to discuss the growth and mainstream acceptance of esports.

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Becker’s registered nursing program ranked #1

Published on: December 12, 2019

Becker College’s Registered Nursing Program has been ranked #1 out of 50 nursing schools in Massachusetts by Nursingprocess.org. Ranking factors investigate four broad areas: academic quality, NCLEX-RN exam performance, affordability, and the overall reputation of the school, with academic quality and NCLEX-RN first-time pass rate given the maximum weight as indicators of the College’s performance record. 

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Esports Showcase to be held at Becker College

Published on: December 6, 2019

The New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) will hold an Esports Showcase, in partnership with the Massachusetts Digital Game Institute (MassDiGI), on January 31, 2020, at Becker College. The Showcase will feature panel discussions by industry leaders, as well as a question-and-answer session for those interested in learning more about this emerging landscape