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University of Massachusetts Boston

Program in Historical Archaeology

Boston, MA

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Overview

University of Massachusetts Boston / Program in Historical Archaeology is located in Boston, MA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

22
Applied
16
Accepted
10
Enrolled
73%

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st Not reported No
Spring deadline November 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

53
Total Graduate Students
79%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
20%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.89%
Black or African American 1.89%
White or Caucasian 86%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.77%
Unknown 3.77%

Gender

Male (37%)
Female (62%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: New World Colonialism, New England archeology, historical and urban archeology, archeological botany, ethnology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 100 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, MA  02125-3393
United States
Contact Dr. Stephen Silliman
Associate Director
Email: stephen.silliman@umb.edu
Phone: 617-287-6850