Beginning in Fall 2012, new students at UMass Dartmouth will complete a new general education curriculum called University Studies. This program provides students with the opportunity to expand their skills and abilities while providing the breadth of study that is the hallmark of a liberal education.
The University Studies Program is an important way in which the University meets its Commitment to Student Learning.
Students will take approved courses to fulfill a number of requirements that are organized into the following five clusters:
The University Studies Curriculum lists the full requirements as well as the defined learning outcomes.