Jul 15, 2024  
2009-2010 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog 
2009-2010 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]


UMass Dartmouth has full accreditation from the regional accrediting organization for New England higher education institutions:

New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).

Some academic fields have external accrediting agencies which review and accredit academic programs or the campus, in addition to regional accreditation. These agencies accredit programs either at the undergraduate level only or at all levels of study.

The following specific UMass Dartmouth programs are accredited:


Art Education, Art History, Visual Design, Textile Design, Artisanry
and Fine Arts
  National Association of Schools of Arts and Design (NASAD)
Chemistry (BS level)        American Chemical Society (ACS)
Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science,
Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering (BS levels)
  Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology
MBA, Accounting, Business Information Systems,
Finance, Management, Marketing
  AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
Medical Laboratory Science   National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
Nursing   The National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC)
Teacher Certification program, Master of Art in Teaching, Art Education   Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Education; National
Association of Departments of Teacher Education (NASDTEC)



UMass Dartmouth’s
External Identification Numbers
College Board   3786
FAFSA   002210
FICE   002210
Federal TIN   04-3167352

    (Dunn & Bradstreet)        

Carnegie Classification
 Master’s Colleges and Universities (larger programs)