Apr 21, 2024  
2020-2021 UMass Dartmouth Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMass Dartmouth Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]


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

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) https://www.neche.org/

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 + Design, Art Education, Art History, Artisanry, Fine Arts and Visual Design   National Association of Schools of Arts and Design (NASAD) https://nasad.arts-accredit.org/
Interior Architecture + Design   Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) https://www.accredit-id.org/
Chemistry (BS level)        American Chemical Society (ACS)
Bioengineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering (BS levels)   Engineering Accreditation Commission of (ABET) https://www.abet.org/
Computer Science (BS level)   Computing Accreditation Commission of (ABET) https://www.abet.org/
Law   American Bar Association (ABA) https://www.americanbar.org/
MBA, Accounting, Finance, General Business, Management Information Systems, Management, Marketing and Operations Management   Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) https://www.aacsb.edu/
Medical Laboratory Science - Clinical   National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) https://www.naacls.org/
Nursing   Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) http://www.ccneaccreditation.org/
Master of Art in Teaching, Art Education, Teacher Certification programs including Music Education  

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


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)