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Pre-Master's Program (PMP) - Business Programs

The Pre-Master's Program (PMP) 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.

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

Fees

Year PMP Program Graduate Program On-campus apartments Meal plan

2017

US$13,500

US$17,000 - US$22,000 per year (depending on credits taken per semester)

From US$10,504 

From $4,346

Location

Duration

One semester

Semester start dates

Summer: May 24, 2017

Fall: August 29, 2017

Spring: January 17, 2018

PMP program components
Semester 1 Course title Credits

ACT 500

Financial Accounting

3

FIN 500

Economic Concepts for Managers

3

POM 500*

Statistical Analysis

3

MGT 650

Advanced Organizational Behavior

3

NAV 501

Academic Skills Building for Graduate Students

-

Total credits

12

Foundation credits/graduate credits 9/3
Program Information

Credit hours :

  • PMP 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 PMP program GPA of 3.5 or greater)

Entry to UMass Dartmouth master's degree programs

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