United States of America - Massachusetts

top General Information


Street:285 Old Westport Road



Post Code:02747-2300


Other Sites

Also Campuses in Fall River, Fairhaven, New Bedford, West Barnstable and Martha's Vineyard.

Institution Funding



Founded 1895 as Textile College, became part of the University of Massachusetts System 1991.

Academic Year

September to May

Admission Requirements

Graduation from high school or equivalent, and College Board SAT or ACT examination. TOEFL test for foreign students

Tuition Fees

National:Undergraduate, 11,681 per annum for in-state residents and 24,156 per annum for out-of-state residents; Postgraduate, 2,071 per annum for in-state residents and 8,099 per annum for out-of-state residents. (USD)



Accrediting Agency

New England Association of Schools and Colleges

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Divina Grossman

Job title:Chancellor

Senior Administrative Officer : Mohammad Karim

Job title:Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs

International Relations Officer : Christina Bruen

Job title:Director, International Student Centre

top Divisions

College : Arts and Sciences

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Education, Natural Resources

College : Business

Fields of study:Business Administration

More details:Charlton

College : Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

College : Nursing

Fields of study:Nursing

College : Visual and Performing Arts

Fields of study:Performing Arts, Visual Arts

School : Law

Fields of study:Law

School : Marine Science and Technology

Fields of study:Marine Science and Oceanography

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Post-bachelor's Diploma/Certificate

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Education, Fine Arts, Mathematics and Computer Science, Social Sciences

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

Doctor's Degrees (Professional Practice)

Fields of study:Law, Nursing

Doctor's Degree (Research/Scholarship)

Fields of study:African Studies, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Educational Administration, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Latin American Studies, Marine Engineering, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics Education, Nursing, Portuguese


Also Joint degree programmes: First Professional Degree in Law with a Master's Degree in Business or Public Administration.

top Academic Periodicals



The Torch

Main Press

UMASS Dartmouth

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2014-2015

Full Time Total:376


Statistics Year:2014-2015


Updated on 14-01-2015