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2015-2016 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]


UMass Dartmouth has full accreditation from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC),
 the regional accrediting organization for New England     higher education institutions.

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

The following UMass Dartmouth programs have earned such accreditation:


Art Education, Art History, Visual 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, Inc.

Law  American Bar Association (ABA) - provisional
MBA, Accounting, Management Information Systems,
Finance, Management, Marketing

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
(AACSB International)

Medical Laboratory Science - Clinical Laboratory Science National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
Nursing Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Teacher Certification program, Master of Art in Teaching, Art Education

Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE);

National Association of Departments of Teacher Education (NASDTEC)

UMass Dartmouth’s External Identification Numbers

College Board   3786
FAFSA   002210
FICE   002210
Federal EIN   04-3167352

DUNS (Dunn & Bradstreet)       

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