UMass Boston

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Colleges & Schools

Dream, Create, Experiment & Transform

Boston's only public research university has the professors and resources to help you change your community and the world.

UMass Boston's six academic colleges and schools offer 200+ degree and certificate programs. Work to improve health care equity as a nursing student, or combat climate change as an environmental science major. Find the field that inspires you.

Two of our colleges contain specialized embedded schools: the McCormack Graduate School of Policy & Global Studies in the College of Liberal Arts, and the School for Global Inclusion & Social Development in the College of Education & Human Development.

If you're an undergraduate student looking for additional academic challenges and research opportunities, check out our Honors College.