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#694 Overall Influence #641 Desirability Rank

University of Massachusetts Boston

American public university

University of Massachusetts Boston Rankings

From Wikipedia

The University of Massachusetts Boston is a public research university in Boston, Massachusetts. It is the only public research university in Boston and the third-largest campus in the five-campus University of Massachusetts system. UMass Boston is the third most diverse university in the United States. While a majority of UMass Boston students are Massachusetts residents, international students and students from other states make up a significant portion of the student body. Founded with a distinct urban mission, UMass Boston has a long history of serving the city of Boston, including numerous partnerships with local community organizations. It is an official member institution of the Coalition of Urban Serving Universities and the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity". The University of Massachusetts Boston Branch is implementing a 25-year master plan. Including the construction of a comprehensive science building , a comprehensive university building , student dormitory 1 , renovation of the active teaching building, reconstruction of public corridors, roads and waterfront corridors .

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

14,029

Acceptance

80%

Graduation Rate

49%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$14,187

Fees (in-state)

$490

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$53,700

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

13K

Under-Grads

11K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

100 Morrissey Boulevard, Boston MA 02125-3393

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

22 per 100K

Violent Crime

7 per 100K

What is University of Massachusetts Boston known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#377 World Rank
Political Science
#274 World Rank
Economics
#657 World Rank
Business
#661 World Rank
Education
#691 World Rank
Literature
#495 World Rank
Philosophy
#548 World Rank
Computer Science
#798 World Rank
Medical
#501 World Rank
History
#468 World Rank
Psychology
#766 World Rank
Mathematics
#1250 World Rank
Biology
#591 World Rank
Communications
#1473 World Rank
Engineering
#378 World Rank
Sociology
#226 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1177 World Rank
Chemistry
#1063 World Rank
Physics
#605 World Rank
Nursing
#393 World Rank
Social Work
#741 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#714 World Rank
Law
#859 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2241 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are University of Massachusetts Boston's Most influential alumni?

University of Massachusetts Boston 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Economics, and Political Science

Uttam Babu Shrestha

Botanist

Craig R. McClain

Researcher

Don Doucette

American former college basketball coach

Warren E. Barry

American politician

John M. Tobin Jr.

American politician

Marjorie Decker

Politician in Massachusetts, US

Carlos Henriquez

American politician

Olekina Ledama

Kenyan activist

Paul Donato

Politician in Massachusetts, US

Yolly Roberson

American politician

Thomas O'Malley

Writer

Jeffrey Sanchez

American politician