Office of the Registrar

Advising Policies and Guidelines for Second Degree Students

Internal Second Degree Students: 

(Students whose first degree was from UMass Boston)

 

Notes:

  1. The College of Nursing & Health sciences requires a statistics course and EHS 320 and 260 to fulfill the diversity requirements.  The College of Management requires Econ 101, 102, and Math 134. 

       

External Second Degree Students:

(Students whose first degree was from an institution other than UMass Boston.)

 

Notes:

  1. The number of credits that a student must complete depends upon which college they are in. College of Liberal Arts, College of Science & Mathematics, College of Public & Community Services, and the College of College of Management all require 120 credits.  The College of Nursing & Health Sciences requires 123 credits.
  2. The College of Nursing & Health sciences requires a statistics course, EHS 320, and 260 to fulfill the diversity requirements.  The College of Management requires Econ 101, 102, and Math 134. 

All students should meet regularly with their major advisor and check their degree audit for academic progress.