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 19th, 2021, the Equine Science B.S. degree program was removed from the catalog until Massachusetts State approval is received. 

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 http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill." 

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 12th, 2021, the University Explorations Program page was modified to include the FYS1010: First Year Seminar course as a program requirement.

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.