College of Advancing and Professional Studies is easily accessible from downtown Boston.

College of Advancing and Professional Studies


  • Decisions about cancellations at other off-campus sites are made by the local facility, not by the University. Students taking classes at off-campus sites should listen for announcements concerning the closing of those locations.

Through off-campus, weekend, summer and winter classes, online learning, degree and certificate programs, international programs, and corporate and professional training, we extend UMass Boston’s reach and expand its contribution.

Summer 2016

Fall 2016

Undergraduate Programs

Graduate Programs

Professional Development

Global Post-Disaster Studies

Global Post-Disaster Studies

Reconstruction with Vulnerable Populations
The aim of this program is to develop an international capacity to address the consequences of the various forms of disaster that millions of people face every year, everywhere. Read More 

Mailing List
Join our email list for periodic College of Advancing and Professional Studies (CAPS) news and updates

Visit Us
College of Advancing and Professional Studies
UMass Boston
Wheatley Hall
2nd Floor, Room 203
Boston, MA 02125-3393

Contact Us
Tel (617) 287.7900
Fax (617) 287.7922

Mon - Thu, 8:30a - 5p
Fri, 8:30a - 4:30p

Giving to UMass Boston

Expand the reach of UMass Boston’s educational mission throughout local communities and beyond with a gift to the College of Advancing and Professional Studies.

Give Now