Jul 14, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

Admission Requirements

Applicants must meet general graduate admission requirements  in addition to the following program-specific requirements:

  • Official GMAT or GRE scores
  • Our minimum TOEFL score is 90 and our minimum IELTS score is 6.5
  • Essay (Students may write their essay using either the standard essay prompt in the online application or the one below.)
    • Part 2 (approx. 1,200 words): State a current issue, problem or topic from your intended field of study (This can be specific to your country, state or local community) and discuss your strategic plan as to how you would address the issue and how attending graduate school at UMass Boston will aid you in your pursuits.
    • Part 1 (up to 300 words): Why are you interested in attending graduate school at UMass Boston?