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University of Massachusetts - Boston
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  • 4 Year
  • BOSTON, MA

University of Massachusetts - Boston Academics

UMass Boston Academic Statistics

Academics
grade B
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
49%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
75%
Part-Time Retention Rate
44%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$3,983
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    40%
  • 20-39
    50%
  • 40-99
    8%
  • 100+
    2%
91%
of students say they attend class. 47 responses

UMass Boston Professors

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Female Professors
50%
Male Professors
50%
Average Professor Salary
$129,060
Poll
60%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions. 47 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    7%
  • Asian American
    15%
  • Hispanic
    4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    4%
  • Multiracial
    0%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    2%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    68%

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What Students Say About Professors

Poll
75%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach. 88 responses
Poll
69%
of students say professors care about their students' success. 88 responses
Poll
69%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand. 88 responses
Poll
68%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed. 88 responses

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