University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth

North Dartmouth, MA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 5,618
Graduate Enrollment: 1,884
Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Suburb: Midsize (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population of at least 100,000 but less than 250,000)
Four-year, medium, highly residential // full-time, selective, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 92.22%

Male/Female: 49% / 51% (2017)

First generation college students: 35.2% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 3.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.5% (2017)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,144
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1030 - 1260

2022 Median Admit ACT: 23
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 19 - 26

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 78.9% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 63.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 54.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 44.6% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 58.6%
Black: 16.9%
Hispanic: 11.4%
Asian: 3.5%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.1%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
2+ races: 5.3%
Non-resident alien: 1.3%
Unknown race: 2.9%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $29,588
In-State tuition: $14,408
Out-of-State tuition: $30,153

Estimated books and supplies: $1,200 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $15,975 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $1,572 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $10,000 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $1,572 (2022)

Average Family Income: $72,552 (2017)
Median Family Income: $49,154 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 37.4%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 64.5%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $25,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $265 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $16,996
$30k-48k $19,414
$48k-75k $21,238
$75k-110k $23,516
$110k+ $24,690

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 39%
6-year graduation rate: 54%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 96.4% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $25,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $8,750 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $18,279 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $19,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 75.1% (2015)
@3 year 80.8% (2017)
@5 year 83.1% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 51.2% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 56.3% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $47,399 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $60,124 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Master's Degree Mathematics and Computer Science. 10
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics and Computer Science. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies. 1
Bachelor's Degree Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies. 9
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 57 $27,000 $276 $71,506 ($5,959) $90,180 ($7,515)
Master's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 47
Graduate/Professional Certificate Computer Science. 3
Graduate/Professional Certificate Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 7
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 1
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 59 $203 $56,110 ($4,676) $56,540 ($4,712)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 4
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 6
Doctoral Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 2
Bachelor's Degree Biomedical/Medical Engineering. 36 $27,000 $286 $49,594 ($4,133) $85,262 ($7,105)
Bachelor's Degree Civil Engineering. 33 $27,000 $286 $63,380 ($5,282) $65,279 ($5,440)
Master's Degree Civil Engineering. 3
Bachelor's Degree Computer Engineering. 19 $30,000 $313
Master's Degree Computer Engineering. 9
Doctoral Degree Computer Engineering. 2
Bachelor's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 25 $27,500 $286 $70,192 ($5,849) $90,218 ($7,518)
Master's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 7
Doctoral Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 1
Doctoral Degree Engineering Science. 5
Bachelor's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 62 $27,000 $286 $66,074 ($5,506) $80,735 ($6,728)
Master's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 9
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 9 $29,463 ($2,455)
Master's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 1
Doctoral Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Criminology. 64 $27,000 $267 $35,202 ($2,934) $53,581 ($4,465)
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 12 $42,585 ($3,549)
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 27 $24,947 $228 $38,967 ($3,247)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 4 $48,416 ($4,035)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology and Anthropology. 22 $27,000 $286 $31,513 ($2,626)
Bachelor's Degree Visual and Performing Arts, General. 28 $27,000 $159 $19,524 ($1,627)
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 67 $27,000 $276 $27,557 ($2,296) $45,008 ($3,751)
Master's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 3
Bachelor's Degree Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 18 $30,214 ($2,518)
Master's Degree Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 1
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 18 $27,000 $276 $21,535 ($1,795)
Master's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 6
Bachelor's Degree Music. 8
Bachelor's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 2
Bachelor's Degree Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 28 $29,898 $288 $67,229 ($5,602) $65,627 ($5,469)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health/Medical Preparatory Programs. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 17
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 170 $27,000 $275 $66,249 ($5,521) $70,683 ($5,890)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 1
Doctoral Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 5 $117,055 ($9,755)
First Professional Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 7
Bachelor's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 35 $24,973 $230 $53,147 ($4,429)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Business/Commerce, General. 24
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 127 $26,000 $265 $42,254 ($3,521) $49,862 ($4,155)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 94 $305 $76,435 ($6,370) $92,397 ($7,700)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Business Administration, Management and Operations. 9
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 2
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 90 $25,275 $246 $48,268 ($4,022) $64,381 ($5,365)
Master's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 26 $62,652 ($5,221)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Accounting and Related Services. 1
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 50 $26,674 $266 $45,323 ($3,777) $61,374 ($5,115)
Bachelor's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 35 $27,000 $265 $55,448 ($4,621) $65,824 ($5,485)
Master's Degree Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 43
Graduate/Professional Certificate Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 1
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 92 $27,000 $275 $41,087 ($3,424) $49,635 ($4,136)
Bachelor's Degree History. 33 $25,000 $225 $23,298 ($1,942) $49,376 ($4,115)
First Professional Degree Law. 47
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 32 $28,500 $275 $28,606 ($2,384) $47,042 ($3,920)
Master's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 10
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 28 $30,875 $323 $41,478 ($3,457)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 62 $26,614 $275 $38,468 ($3,206) $49,831 ($4,153)
Master's Degree Biology, General. 6
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 12 $38,823 ($3,235)
Master's Degree Biological and Physical Sciences. 6
Doctoral Degree Biological and Physical Sciences. 3
Master's Degree Marine Sciences. 7
Doctoral Degree Marine Sciences. 2
Bachelor's Degree Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 7
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 3
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 20 $27,500 $286 $43,722 ($3,644)
Master's Degree Chemistry. 2
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 8
Master's Degree Physics. 6
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 112 $27,000 $270 $33,283 ($2,774) $45,292 ($3,774)
Master's Degree Psychology, General. 4
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 22 $609 $50,156 ($4,180)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 1
Master's Degree Public Policy Analysis. 18 $64,248 ($5,354)
Doctoral Degree Public Policy Analysis. 7
Graduate/Professional Certificate Public Policy Analysis. 20


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $103,140
Full time faculty: 70%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 15.0

School's endowment start of year: $66,866,895 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $103,604,053 (2022)