University of Massachusetts Boston

The University of Massachusetts Boston International Student Success Program (UMass Boston ISSP) is a pathway program to the University of Massachusetts Boston (UMass Boston). Located on the UMass Campus in Boston, USA, the ISSP offers undergraduate and graduate pathway programs.

  • Students 15,000
  • Intakes January/May/Septmber
  • Transfer Yes

School Description

The University of Massachusetts Boston International Student Success Program (UMass Boston ISSP) offers two and three-semester undergraduate pathway programs in Management, Engineering, Information Technology, Liberal Arts, Mathematics and Sciences. The successful completion of the program leads to the second year of a UMass Boston bachelor's degree program. The two-semester graduate pathway program in Computer Science, Finance, Information Technology, International Relations, MBA and Physics leads to a UMass Boston master’s degree program.

Students of the UMass Boston ISSP have access to support services for their academic and non-academic needs and all of the facilities on campus. Students at UMass Boston ISSP are offered safe and affordable off-campus accommodation options.

Pathway Programs

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Business Administration

    USD 28,035 Tuition Fee

    Graduate Pathway: The two-semester graduate pathway programme in Business Administration includes core modules like Navigating the Graduate Pathway, Introduction to Graduate Research, Graduate ISSP Seminar, Analytical Writing in Management and Oral Communication for Managers in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like Academic Communication for Graduate Students, Intercultural Issues for Graduate Students, Additional credit course, Graduate ISSP Seminar and GMAT Prep Course. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible for entry into UMass Boston College of Management graduate degree programs.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Computer Science

    USD 28,035 Tuition Fee

    Graduate Pathway: The two-semester graduate pathway programme in Computer Science includes core modules like Navigating the Graduate Pathway, Introduction to Graduate Research, Graduate ISSP Seminar, User Interface Design and Intermediate Computing in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like Academic Communication for Graduate Students, Advanced Data Structures & Algorithms, Theory of Computation, and Graduate ISSP Seminar. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible for entry into UMass Boston College of Science and Mathematics graduate degree programs.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Engineering

    USD 32,040 Tuition Fee

    Undergraduate Pathway: The two-semester undergraduate pathway programme in Engineering includes core modules like Pre-Calculus , Introduction to Communication, Environmental Science, Integrated Skills (Navitas Support Course) and Freshman English I in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like Freshman English II, American Popular Culture, The Basis of Life, World Music and Calculus. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible to enter year 2 of Engineering degree at University of Massachusetts - Boston.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Engineering

    USD 32,040 Tuition Fee

    Undergraduate Pathway: The three-semester undergraduate pathway programme in Engineering includes core modules like Introduction to Computing, American Popular Culture, Calculus and Integrated Skills (Navitas Support Course) in the first semester. Second semester core modules include Freshman English I, Introduction to Macroeconomics, Introduction to Sociology and World Music. Third semester core modules include Freshman English II, Introduction to Communication and American History Since 1877. Upon successful completion of third semester, students then become eligible to enter year 2 of Engineering degree at University of Massachusetts - Boston.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Finance

    USD 28,035 Tuition Fee

    Graduate Pathway: The two-semester graduate pathway programme in Finance includes core modules like Navigating the Graduate Pathway, Introduction to Graduate Research, Graduate ISSP Seminar, Analytical Writing in Management and Oral Communication for Managers in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like Academic Communication for Graduate Students, Intercultural Issues for Graduate Students, Additional credit course, Graduate ISSP Seminar and GMAT Prep Course. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible for entry into UMass Boston College of Management graduate degree programs.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Information Technology

    USD 32,040 Tuition Fee

    Undergraduate Pathway: The two-semester undergraduate pathway programme in Information Technology includes core modules like Pre-Calculus , Introduction to Communication, Environmental Science, Integrated Skills (Navitas Support Course) and Freshman English I in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like Freshman English II, American Popular Culture, The Basis of Life, World Music and Calculus. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible to enter year 2 of Information Technology degree at University of Massachusetts - Boston.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Information Technology

    USD 32,040 Tuition Fee

    Undergraduate Pathway: The three-semester undergraduate pathway programme in Information Technology includes core modules like Introduction to Computing, American Popular Culture, Calculus and Integrated Skills (Navitas Support Course) in the first semester. Second semester core modules include Freshman English I, Introduction to Macroeconomics, Introduction to Sociology and World Music. Third semester core modules include Freshman English II, Introduction to Communication and American History Since 1877. Upon successful completion of third semester, students then become eligible to enter year 2 of Information Technology degree at University of Massachusetts - Boston.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Information Technology

    USD 28,035 Tuition Fee

    Graduate Pathway: The two-semester graduate pathway programme in Information Technology includes core modules like Navigating the Graduate Pathway, Introduction to Graduate Research, Graduate ISSP Seminar, Analytical Writing in Management and Oral Communication for Managers in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like Academic Communication for Graduate Students, Intercultural Issues for Graduate Students, Additional credit course, Graduate ISSP Seminar and GMAT Prep Course. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible for entry into UMass Boston College of Management graduate degree programs.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Intensive English

    USD 2,075 Tuition Fee

    Foundation Pathway: The UMass - Boston English ESL program is designed to improve the English language skills of International students before they begin their studies with UMass Boston ISSP. This integrated program focuses on instruction in university study skills, academic writing, and content-based course work typical of a United States university classroom.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    International Relations

    USD 28,035 Tuition Fee

    Graduate Pathway: The two-semester postgraduate pathway programme in International Relations includes core modules like Navigating the Graduate Pathway, Introduction to Graduate Research, Graduate ISSP Seminar, Theories of International Relations and Issues in World Politics in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like Academic Communication for Graduate Students, Intercultural Issues for Graduate Students, International Relations Research Methods, International Political Economy and Graduate ISSP Seminar. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible for entry into UMass Boston College of Management graduate degree programs.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    ISSP with Academic English Component

    USD 36,862 Tuition Fee

    Foundation Pathway: The UMass - Boston English ESL program is designed to improve the English language skills of International students before they begin their studies with UMass Boston ISSP. The Undergraduate ISSP: 3 Semesters with Academic English program combines for-credit university courses and English language studies. In the first semester, students will take two academic courses plus 15 hours per week of Academic English studies, provided through UMass Boston College of Advancing and professional studies.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Liberal Arts

    USD 32,040 Tuition Fee

    Undergraduate Pathway: The two-semester undergraduate pathway programme in Liberal Arts includes core modules like Introduction to Communication, The Global Environment, College Algebra, Freshman English I and Integrated Skills (Navitas Support Course) in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like American Popular Culture, World Music, Freshman English II, Moral & Social Problems and Introduction to Sociology. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible to enter year 2 of Liberal Arts degree at University of Massachusetts - Boston.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Liberal Arts

    USD 32,040 Tuition Fee

    Undergraduate Pathway: The three-semester undergraduate pathway programme in Liberal Arts includes core modules like Introduction to Communication, The Basis of Life, College Algebra and Integrated Skills (Navitas Support Course) in the first semester. Second semester core modules include American Popular Culture, Introduction to Macroeconomics, Freshman English I and Moral and Social Problems. Third semester core modules include World Music, American History Since 1877 and Introduction to Sociology. Upon successful completion of third semester, students then become eligible to enter year 2 of Liberal Arts degree at University of Massachusetts - Boston.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Management

    USD 32,040 Tuition Fee

    Undergraduate Pathway: The two-semester undergraduate pathway programme in Management includes core modules like Freshman English I , Pre-Calculus for Management and Social Sciences, Introduction to Microeconomics, Integrated Skills (Navitas Support Course) and American Popular Culture in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like Environmental Science, Introduction to Communication, Freshman English II, The Global Environment and Managerial Statistics. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible to enter year 2 of Management degree at University of Massachusetts - Boston.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Management

    USD 32,040 Tuition Fee

    Undergraduate Pathway: The three-semester undergraduate pathway programme in Management includes core modules like Introduction to Computers and Information Systems, Pre-Calculus for Management and Social Sciences, Introduction to Political Science and Integrated Skills (Navitas Support Course) in the first semester. Second semester core modules include Freshman English I, Introduction to Macroeconomics, The Basis of Life and World Music. Third semester core modules include Freshman English II, The Global Environment and Managerial Statistics. Upon successful completion of third semester, students then become eligible to enter year 2 of Management degree at University of Massachusetts - Boston.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Mathematics

    USD 32,040 Tuition Fee

    Undergraduate Pathway: The two-semester undergraduate pathway programme in Mathematics includes core modules like Pre-Calculus , Introduction to Communication, Environmental Science, Integrated Skills (Navitas Support Course) and Freshman English I in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like Freshman English II, American Popular Culture, The Basis of Life, World Music and Calculus. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible to enter year 2 of Mathematics degree at University of Massachusetts - Boston.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Mathematics

    USD 32,040 Tuition Fee

    Undergraduate Pathway: The three-semester undergraduate pathway programme in Mathematics includes core modules like Introduction to Computing, American Popular Culture, Calculus and Integrated Skills (Navitas Support Course) in the first semester. Second semester core modules include Freshman English I, Introduction to Macroeconomics, Introduction to Sociology and World Music. Third semester core modules include Freshman English II, Introduction to Communication and American History Since 1877. Upon successful completion of third semester, students then become eligible to enter year 2 of Mathematics degree at University of Massachusetts - Boston.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Physics

    USD 28,035 Tuition Fee

    Postgraduate Pathway: The two-semester postgraduate pathway programme in Physics includes core modules like Navigating the Graduate Pathway, Introduction to Graduate Research, Graduate ISSP Seminar, User Interface Design and Intermediate Computing in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like Academic Communication for Graduate Students, Advanced Data Structures & Algorithms, Theory of Computation, and Graduate ISSP Seminar. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible for entry into UMass Boston College of Science and Mathematics graduate degree programs.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Science

    USD 32,040 Tuition Fee

    Undergraduate Pathway: The two-semester undergraduate pathway programme in Science includes core modules like Pre-Calculus , Introduction to Communication, Environmental Science, Integrated Skills (Navitas Support Course) and Freshman English I in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like Freshman English II, American Popular Culture, The Basis of Life, World Music and Calculus. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible to enter year 2 of Science degree at University of Massachusetts - Boston.

  • 100 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA

    Science

    USD 32,040 Tuition Fee

    Undergraduate Pathway: The three-semester undergraduate pathway programme in Science includes core modules like Pre-Calculus , Introduction to Communication, Environmental Science, Integrated Skills (Navitas Support Course) and Freshman English I in the first semester. On successful completion of all core units, students progress onto semester two. Semester two includes core modules like Freshman English II, American Popular Culture, The Basis of Life, World Music and Calculus. Upon successful completion of second semester, students then become eligible to enter year 2 of Science degree at University of Massachusetts - Boston.

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  • Minimum incoming TOEFL 75
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.00

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