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2018-2019 UMass Dartmouth Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 UMass Dartmouth Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]


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

Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (CIHE) of the New England Association of School and Colleges.

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, Artisanry and Fine Arts   National Association of Schools of Arts and Design (NASAD)
Chemistry (BS level)        American Chemical Society (ACS)
Bioengineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering (BS levels)   ABET, Inc.
MBA, Accounting, Finance, General Business, Healthcare Management, Management Information Systems, Finance, Management, Marketing, Operations Management and Technology Management   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)
Master of Art in Teaching, Art Education, Teacher Certification programs including Music Education  

Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education (ESE)

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
 Doctoral University Higher Research Activity (R2)