The Graduate International Student Success Program (ISSP) is a two-semester program designed for students who have completed a bachelor’s degree but who need or wish to have additional support to gain entry into a UMass Boston graduate degree program. The Graduate ISSP helps to bridge the gap in academic or English skills by offering a range of courses such as research methods and academic communication.
With an emphasis on social justice, government accountability and transparency, strengthening democratic institutions, and sustainable policies for people and planet, the McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies trains the next generation of local and global leaders in conflict resolution, gerontology, global comparative public administration, global governance and human security, international relations, public administration, and public policy.
Entry into your UMass Boston McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies graduate degree program
- Conflict Resolution, MA
- International Relations, MA
Entry Requirement: Undergraduate degree
Course Duration: 2 semesters