The University

Rankings

So far in 2017:

In 2016:

In 2015, The Princeton Review put UMass Boston on its lists of:

Also in 2015, Military Times named UMass Boston to its Best for Vets: Colleges 2015 (No. 63 among 4-year schools) and Best for Vets: Business Schools 2015 (No. 65) lists.

Other Top 100 Rankings:

Best Grad Schools logo Rehabilitation Counseling No. 24

Our program prepares students to work with individuals who face barriers to employment, such as

  • physical, intellectual, and emotional disabilities
  • past criminal records
  • substance abuse histories
Best Grad Schools logo Master of Nursing No. 52 Our comprehensive approach to education uniquely positions us to meet very real health care needs of our city, state, and nation by educating knowledgeable providers of skilled nursing care, analyzing and creating health policy, and increasing the health of diverse urban populations. Our singularity has made us a model for programs nationwide.
Best Grad Schools logo Doctor of Nursing Practice No. 58 The focus of the DNP degree program is on increasing the appropriate supply, diversity, and distribution of highly trained advanced practice nurses to meet emerging health care system needs. 
Best Grad Schools logo Graduate Programs in Education No. 71 The College of Education and Human Development generates knowledge, fosters engaged learning, promotes social justice, and empowers students, educators, other professionals, and community members through teaching, research, evaluation, and public service.
Best Grad Schools logo Master's Programs in Public Affairs No. 77 Our MSPA prepares students for careers in public service and enhances the skills of those already employed in the public sector.
Best Grad Schools logo Doctor of Clinical Psychology No. 87 Our graduates translate basic psychological knowledge into practical applications to meet the needs of children, adolescents and adults from diverse economic, racial, and socio-cultural groups.
Top MBA logo MBA No. 41 The MBA program at UMass Boston, ranked No. 41 in North America by TopMBA in the QS Global 200 Business Schools Report, combines a focused management curriculum and allows students to customize their experience by completing one or more of 14 specializations.

The University of Massachusetts system is No. 141 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-2016 and No. 83 in life sciences.