Graduate UMD Navitas GSSP: Business Programs

The Graduate UMass Dartmouth Navitas Global Student Success Program (GSSP) is a one-semester program designed for students who have completed a bachelor’s degree but need additional academic and/or English support to gain entry to the UMass Dartmouth MBA or MS degree programs in business.

During the Graduate UMass Dartmouth Navitas GSSP you will also take courses you will earn credit for towards your master's degree. Successful completion of the Graduate UMass Dartmouth Navitas GSSP leads to the Master of Business Administration or Master of Science degree programs at UMass Dartmouth.

Bachelor's Degree


UMass Dartmouth
Master's Degree




One semester 

Semester start dates

Spring: January 2019

Summer: May 2019

Fall: September 2019

Graduate UMass Dartmouth Navitas GSSP components
Semester 1 Course title Credits

ACT 500

Financial Accounting


FIN 500

Finance and Economics for Managers


POM 500

Statistical Analysis


MIS 650

Information Technology Management 


GSSP 501

Academic Skills Building for Graduate Students


Total credits


Foundation credits 9
Graduate credits  3
Program Information

Credit hours :

  • Graduate UMass Dartmouth Navitas GSSP credit hours applied to degree : 3
  • Remaining credit hours to complete degree program : 27

Progression requirement:

        • GPA of 3.0 or better
        • No grades below (B-)
        • GMAT score of 400 or greater
        • (waived with a Graduate UMass Dartmouth Navitas GSSP GPA of 3.3 or greater)

Entry to UMass Dartmouth master's degree programs

  • MBA
    • Accounting
    • Business Analytics
    • Environmental Policy
    • Finance
    • General MBA
    • Health Systems Management
    • International Business
    • Marketing
    • Organizational Leadership
    • Public Management
    • Supply Chain Management and Information Systems
  • MS, Accounting
  • MS, Finance
  • MS, Healthcare Management
  • MS, Technology Management

Popular Careers for Graduates

  • Accounting
  • Advertising
  • Banking and Financial Services
  • Budget and Financial Analysis
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurial Ventures
  • Human Resources
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Project and Operations Management
  • Sales

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