School of Arts & Sciences

Invest in a dynamic education that nurtures and stimulates intellectual and professional growth. The School of Arts and Sciences offers cross-disciplinary curricula in social work, criminal justice, psychology, liberal studies, communications, applied studies, and more.

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Taught by scholar-practitioners who are experts in their fields, our programs combine real-world application with research and theory-based practices. Many degree programs offer multiple emphasis options to align your professional goals with your learning experience, such as the Bachelor of Arts in Applied Studies, which allows you to design your own curriculum based on your work experience, interests, and future goals. Find a degree or certificate that fits your personal and professional goals by exploring the programs below.

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University of Massachusetts Global is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)


UMass Global's Bachelor and Master of Social Work programs are accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).

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University of Massachusetts Global will be the visionary, worldwide leader in higher education, equipping students to achieve personal growth and success.

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The mission of the School of Arts and Sciences is to provide a dynamic education that nurtures and stimulates intellectual growth and a greater understanding of our diverse communities. With cross-disciplinary curricula in the arts, humanities, and behavioral, natural and social sciences, the school utilizes innovative curricula, pedagogy, and technologies to foster scholar-practitioners who value ethics and service to others.

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Meet Our Faculty

The counseling program prepared me for my surprise career in behavioral health by providing me with a strong background and practical experience in counseling techniques and a strong skill set in research and critical thinking—key in building a leadership career.
Robert P.
MA, Professional Clinical Counseling
Education is a treasure waiting for people to partake. There’s nothing more effective than getting a degree in a field you’re interested in and passionate about.
Bill K.
Master in Social Work
The distinguished faculty and their dedication to their students as well as the administration have made it possible for us students to overcome the challenges we faced and helped us bring our educational goals to fruition.
Maribel L.
BA, Legal Studies

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