Undergraduate ISSP Pathway in Management

University of Massachusetts Boston International Student Success Program

Program Description

Undergraduate ISSP Pathway in Management

University of Massachusetts Boston International Student Success Program

Undergraduate ISSP: Management

The UMass Boston International Student Success Program, equivalent to the first year of a bachelor's degree program, satisfies the general education requirements to major in Accounting, Finance, Marketing, Management and Information Systems among others.

Program benefits:

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

Undergraduate ISSP: 3 semesters*

Up to 120 credit hours, less 30 credit hours applied from Undergraduate ISSP = 90 credit hours to complete the degree

*Note that this is only a sample of the courses offered during the ISSP.

Undergraduate ISSP: 2 semesters*

Up to 120 credit hours, less 27 credit hours applied from Undergraduate ISSP = 93 credit hours to complete a degree
Note: Course availability may vary semester on the 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 (see Course Enrollment for details). 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 27-30 credits (10-course modules) earned during Undergraduate ISSP
  • 27 credits = 9 courses
  • 30 credits = 10 courses

Undergraduate ISSP sample course list:

  • AMST101 American Popular Culture (Credits: 3)
  • CS 110 Introduction to Computing (Credits: 4)
  • ESL100D Academic Writing II (Credits: 4)
  • HIST214 World History (Credits: 3)
  • HIST266 American History since 1877 (Credits:3)
  • PHIL108 Moral and Social Problems (Credits: 3)
  • POLISCI 113G Issues of Political Identity at the Turn of the Century (Credits: 4)
  • SOCIOL101 Introduction to Sociology (Credits: 3)
  • SOCIOL120G Sociology and Popular Culture (Credits: 4)

Progress on to your 2nd year

Bachelor of Management with a disciplinary concentration in:
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Management
  • Leadership and Organizational Change
  • Marketing
  • Management Information Systems
  • Supply Chain and Service Management
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in:
  • Information Technology

Popular Careers for Management

  • Credit Manager/Loan Officer
  • Realtor
  • Financial Analyst
  • Operations Manager
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Securities Broker
  • Information Systems Manager
  • Human Resources Generalist
  • Consultant
  • International Credit Analyst
  • Marketing Manager
  • Systems Administrator
  • IT Specialist
  • Information Architect
Disclaimer: This information may be subject to change without notice or at the discretion of UMass Boston ISSP or Navitas Limited.

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University of Massachusetts Boston International Student Success Program

Last updated March 9, 2018
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2 - 3 semesters
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