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UMass Dartmouth Navitas Global Student Success Program

Graduate UMD Navitas GSSP: Engineering Programs

Faculty in the College of Engineering are on the cutting-edge of research and are committed to providing an enriched educational environment. Students have an opportunity to participate in research sponsored by national agencies and industry in areas such as biomedical/ healthcare engineering, composite materials, computational/ data science, energy/ environmental engineering, intelligent systems, marine technology, wireless networks and communication.


Bachelor's Degree


UMass Dartmouth
Master's Degree





One semester (Computer Science)

Semester start dates

Spring: January 

Engineering - Computer Science (CIS)

Graduate Navitas GSSP components*
Fall sample start Course title Credits


Foundation course



Foundation course



Foundation/Graduate course



Graduate course


GSSP 501

Academic Skills Building for Graduate Students




                                             Foundation credits   9/6
Graduate credits 6/3
Program Information

Credit hours :

  • Graduate UMass Dartmouth Navitas GSSP credit hours applied to degree : 3-6 (grade of B or better required for course credit towards graduate program requirements)
  • Remaining credit hours to complete degree program: 24-27

Progression requirements :

  • GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Only graduate-level classes in which students earn a B or higher will count towards master's degree.

Entry to UMass Dartmouth's Master of Science degree programs

  • Computer and Information Science
    • Software Engineering
    • Artificial Intelligence, Neural Computing, Robotics
    • Computer Network and Security
    • Database Design

Popular Careers for Graduates

  • Computer Systems Design and Performance
  • E-commerce
  • Research and Design
  • Telecommunications
  • Web Development

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