Catalog Addendum

As of February 17, 2021, the below updates are in effect and reflected on the Licensure and Professional Disclosures page:

  • The B.S. Equine Business Management/Riding program prepares students to take the Massachusetts Riding Instructor’s License Exam.
  • Clarification regarding the M.A.T. programs reciprocity agreements that enable a certified teacher to transfer licensure between states.
  • The M.S. Addiction Counseling and M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling programs now meet the educational components of licensure or certification requirements for several additional states.

On March 10th, 2021, the Academic Calendars page was modified to update the Physician Assistant Studies calendar. 

On March 22nd, 2021, the Technical Standards page was modified to note that the Equine Science B.S. degree program was removed from the catalog until Massachusetts State approval is received. 

On March 30th, 2021, the Military and Veterans page was modified to include the following statement: "GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at" 

On April 6th, 2021, the Applying for Admission page was modified to include the following statement: "For the spring semester, students are encouraged to complete the application process as soon as possible before the semester start, preferably 30 days prior. Admissions may choose to extend these deadlines."

On April 23rd, 2021, the Transfer Credit and International Transfer Credit pages were modified to clarify transfer credit policy relating to the grade of "P". 

On May 20th, 2021, the Vaccination Policy page was modified to include the requirement for the COVID-19 vaccine.

On June 9, 2021, the Business Studies - B.S., program page was modified to include a science course as part of the General Education Requirements.

On August 9th, 2021, the Tuition & Fees page was modified to update the Student Health Insurance fee from TBD to $2,176.

On August 11th, 2021, the University Withdrawal Credit Policy page was modified to update the withdrawal credit policy.

On August 12, 2021, the undergraduate tab of the How To Apply page was modified to note additional student eligibility requirements to receive financial aid.

On August 12, 2021, the Federal Grants and Loans page was modified to include additional information regarding the Federal Work-Study Program.

On September 13, 2021, many pages referencing the Center for Academic Support as well as the Student Academic & Financial Services and Experiential Education & Career Services departments were modified to note that those departments have merged on the Charlotte Campus. Those departments remain separate on the Providence Campus.

As of October 19th, 2021, the MBA program will not be offered on the Charlotte Campus.