Success Starts at Merrimack

Prepare for a graduate degree at Merrimack with a program at the International Study Center where you will get the tools and experience to help you prepare for a bright and successful future.

Why the International Study Center?

Our professionally relevant Pre-Master’s Programs will teach you additional English language, study, and research skills, so that you can grow in confidence and succeed in your studies. Once you advance through the Pre-Master's Program, you will continue your graduate studies at Merrimack.

The Pre-Master's Program Advantage

  • Gain practical experience using state-of-the-art facilities
  • Prepare for the world of work through career-focused programs
  • Join a welcoming international environment where you'll develop lifelong relationships with students and academics.

We Offer Pre-Master's Programs in:

  • Accounting – advance to Master of Science in Accounting
  • Management – advance to Master of Science in Management
  • Civil Engineering – advance to Master of Science in Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering – advance to Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Why Merrimack?

Practical Learning

At Merrimack you will get the perfect balance of professional skills and subject knowledge that directly relates to your future career. You will enhance your classroom learning with hands-on experience in markets lab and state-of-the-art research facilities.

Strong Community

You will feel a part of Merrimack’s open and welcoming community from the day you arrive on campus. Your professors will get to know you by name, and your classmates will support you throughout your degree, becoming your global alumni network when you graduate.

Expert Faculty

Merrimack’s expert faculty is dedicated to your professional and personal success. Your professors bring their industry experience into the classroom to enrich your learning. They will support, mentor and connect with you, so that you can become confident and knowledgeable.

Personal Support

The O'Brien Center for Career Development is an award winning career and personal development service. Here you can get one-to-one career advice, learn how to improve your résumé, and prepare for job interviews so that you are in the best position to find a job when you graduate.