The University of Massachusetts Boston (also known as UMass Boston) is one of the well known public research university in Boston, Massachusetts. It is a part of the prestigious University of Massachusetts systems and is nationally recognized as a model of excellence for urban public universities The UMASS Boston is part of the. Recognized for innovative research (classified among R2 Doctoral Universities – High research activity).
UMass Boston is just a 10-minute subway ride to downtown Boston with its scenic water front campus spread over 120 acres. The campus comprises a campus centre, university hall, Wheatley hall, science centre, McCormack Hall, Healey library, administration building, service & supply building, integrated science complex, athletic centre, east residence hall, west residence hall, and west garage. The students are provided with all the required facilities at the campus. Many restaurants and cafes are nearby the campuses. Also, it is close to many departmental stores and shopping centre’s. Public transport is easily available from the campus.
There are eleven schools and colleges at UMass Boston: the College of Liberal Arts, College of Science and Mathematics, School for the Environment, College of Management, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, College of Public and Community Service, College of Education and Human Development, John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy Studies and Global Studies, School for Global Inclusion and Social Development, Honors College, and College of Advancing and Professional Studies (CAPS). More than 2,000 international students from more than 150 countries around the globe study here on international visas.
The only public research university in the city of Boston.
10 colleges and graduate schools
#104 top public schools in the nation (U.S. News & World Report, 2019/2020)
16:1 student to faculty ratio
#147 for best undergraduate business programs (U.S. News & World Report, 2019/2020)
#51 for best master’s of finance programs (Times Higher Education, 2019/2020)
#23 for ethnic diversity among national universities (U.S. News & World Report, 2019/2020)
The university offers undergraduate degree programs and postgraduate degree programs. The undergraduate program consists of 12,714 students and about 3,450 students are under the postgraduate program.
MS – Accounting
–Leadership & Org Change
–Non profit Management
–Supply chain and Service Management
MS - Business Analytics, MS
MS- Computer Science
Information Technology, MS