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  • 11 Fulbright Scholars
  • 1 MacDowell Colony Fellow, in recognition of artistic excellence
  • 3 CAREER Awards from the National Science Foundation

College of Arts & Sciences

Charlton College of Business

College of Engineering

  • #137 Best Engineering Schools among Doctorate Granting Universities - U.S. News & World Report
  • #30 Best Online Master's Programs in Computer Science - College Choice

College of Nursing & Health Sciences

  • Top 43% National rank for online RN to BS
  • Top 14% of U.S. Undergraduate Nursing Programs - U.S. News & World Report
  • Top 12% of Graduate Nursing Programs in the U.S. - U.S. News & World Report
  • Top 50 Best Value Nursing PhD Programs - Value Colleges
  • Top 10% College of Nursing & Health Sciences best graduate schools - U.S. News & World Report

College of Visual & Performing Arts

UMass Law

  • #1 Smallest class sizes of any ABA-Accredited Law Schools in Massachusetts
  • #1 Lowest tuition of any ABA-accredited law school in MA
  • 3rd Most Graduates of Color among New England Law Schools (2021)
  • 15th Highest Percent of Female Tenured Faculty among 200 ABA-accredited law schools in the U.S.
  • #1 Best Path to Government Jobs in New England (2016-2021)
  • #4 in New England for Practical Legal Training
  • #2 in Massachusetts for Practical Legal Training
  • 3rd Highest Enrollment Growth among U.S. Law Schools
  • 2nd Highest Employment in Public service in New England (2016-2021)

One of a kind, south of Boston

UMass Dartmouth offers unique opportunities in research and experiential learning

  • 400-MHz Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Facillity funded by a National Science Foundation grant
  • Dual-source single-crystal x-ray diffractometer that benefits the research activities of seven institutions in southeastern New England
  • The Pennington SimLab offers a multi-functional learning environment for student nurses, with equipment to practice advanced nursing skills