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Undergraduate UMB Navitas GSSP: Science and Mathematics

From Computer Science to Information Technology, from Engineering to Mathematics, UMass Boston offers a wide variety of disciplines spanning the sciences and engineering. 

High School

 

Enter year 2 @ UMass Boston

 

Fees

Year International Students

2019

US$34,323 (2-3 semesters)

* Other mandatory fees apply

Location

Duration

Two or three semesters

Semester start dates

Spring: January 

Summer: May 

Fall: September 

Program benefits:

  • UMass Boston student from day one
  • No SAT or ACT required for admission
  • Receive academic credits toward your UMass Boston undergraduate degree
  • Small class sizes and additional student support provided

Undergraduate UMass Boston Navitas GSSP: 3 semesters*

31 credit hours applied from Undergraduate UMass Boston Navitas GSSP towards 118 credits.

Semester 1 Course title Credits

MATH 130

 

Calculus

 

3

 

AMST 101

American Popular Culture

3

UNI 101

Integrated Skills (UMass Boston Navitas GSSP Support Course)

--

ENVSCI 101

Environmental Science

3
Total credits

9

Semester 2 Course title Credits

ENGL 101

Freshman English I

3

ECON 102

Introduction to Macroeconomics

3

SOCIOL 101

Introduction to Sociology

3

MATH 140

Calculus

4

Total credits

13

Semester 3 Course title Credits

ENGL 102

Freshman English II

3

COMSTU 100

Introduction to Communication

3

HIST 266

American History Since 1877

3

Total credits

9

Total program credits 31

*Note that this is only a sample of the courses offered during the Undergraduate UMass Boston Navitas GSSP programs. For other sample courses, see below.

Undergraduate UMass Boston Navitas GSSP: 2 semesters*

28 credit hours applied from Undergraduate UMass Boston Navitas GSSP towards 118 credits.

Semester 1 Course title Credits

UNI 101

 

Integrated Skills (UMass Boston Navitas GSSP Support Course)

 

--

 

ENGL 101

Freshman English I

3

MATH 130

Pre-Calculus

3

BIOL 101

The Basis of Life

3

COMM 100

Introduction to Communication

3

ENVSCI101

Environmental Science

3

Total credits

15

Semester 2 Course title Credits

ENGL 102

Freshman English II

3

MATH 140

Calculus

4

AMST 101

American Popular Culture

3

MUSIC 115

World Music

3

Total credits

13

Total program credits 28

Note: Course availability may vary semester on semester, and space is available on first-come, first-served basis. Students’ eligibility to take certain classes will depend on Math Placement score and Writing Assessment results. Students are encouraged to complete their placement exams and register for classes prior to arrival. Those who do not complete these steps prior to arrival may find that classes become full, in which case the student will have to wait until a subsequent semester to complete those courses.

Program information

Progression requirements:

  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Minimum 27-32 credits (10 course modules) earned during Undergraduate UMass Boston Navitas GSSP
  • 27 credits = 9 courses
  • 32 credits = 10 courses

Degree requirements:

  • 120 credit hour program
  • 27 credit hours applied from Undergraduate UMass Boston Navitas GSSP
  • 93 credit hours remaining towards degree

Progress on to your 2nd year

  • Environmental Science
  • Physics
  • Math
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering Physics, BS
  • Electrical Engineering, BS
  • Computer Engineering, BS

Information Technology:

  • Information Technology

For a complete list of majors offered by UMass Boston, please visit College of Science and Mathematics Departments and Programs.

Popular Careers for Graduates

  • Information Architect
  • Information Systems Manager
  • IT Specialist
  • Operations Manager
  • Systems Administrator

Disclaimer: This information may be subject to change without notice or at the discretion of UMass Boston Navitas GSSP or Navitas Limited.

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