Graduate Degrees and Certificate Programs - How to Apply

Apply Online for admission to these graduate-level degrees and certificate programs through UMass Lowell's Office of Graduate Admissions.
To register for graduate-level online and blended courses, first-time students should use the Non-Degree Course Registration Form.
Active students may register at https://www.uml.edu/sis by selecting Course Career: "Online & Continuing Education" 

Graduate Degree Programs

Online On Campus or Mix
Accounting, M.S.
Available Online:
Administration, Planning & Policy, Ed.S.
(Massachusetts Teachers: see Licensure Option)
Available Online:
Business Administration, Online MBA
With Concentrations in Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Healthcare, Information Technology, International Business, Managerial Leadership or Marketing
Available Online:
Criminal Justice, M.A.
Available Online:
Curriculum & Instruction, M.Ed.
Available Online:
Curriculum & Instruction: Autism Studies Option, M.Ed.
Available Online:
Curriculum & Instruction: Science Education Option, M.Ed.
Available Online:
Education Administration, M.Ed.
(Massachusetts Teachers: see Principal Licensure Option)
Available Online:
Engineering Management, M.S.
Available Online:
Finance, M.S.
Available Online:
Health Informatics and Management: Informatics Concentration, M.S.
Available Online:
Health Informatics and Management: Management Concentration, M.S.
Available Online:
Information Technology, M.S.
Available Online:
Leadership in Schooling, Ed.D.
Available On Campus or Mix:
Leadership in Schooling: STEM Option, Ed.D.
Available On Campus or Mix:
Reading & Language, Ed.S.
(Massachusetts Teachers: see Licensure Option)
Available Online:
Reading & Language, M.Ed.
(Massachusetts Teachers: see Licensure Option)
Available Online:
Security Studies: Critical Infrastructure Protection Concentration, M.S.
Available Online:
Security Studies: Cyber Security Concentration, M.S.
Available Online:
Security Studies: Homeland Defense Concentration, M.A.
Available Online:
Security Studies: Industrial and Economic Security, M.A.
Available Online:
Security Studies: International Security Concentration, M.A.
Available Online:

Graduate Certificate Programs

Online On Campus or Mix
Behavioral Intervention in Autism: BCBA Coursework Preparation
Available Online:
Behavioral Management in Autism: BCaBA Coursework Preparation
Available Online:
Clinical Pathology
Available Online:
Cyber Security
Available Online:
Domestic Violence Prevention
Available Online:
Forensic Criminology
Available Online:
Foundations of Business
Available Online:
Health Informatics
Available Online:
Health Management
Available Online: Available On Campus or Mix:
New Venture Creation
Available Online:
Plastics Engineering Fundamentals
Available Online:
Security Studies
Available Online:
Systems Models and Management
Available Online:
Victim Studies
Available Online:

Apply into a Graduate Certificate Program

Complete the online graduate application or you may download the printable Graduate Certificate Application Form (pdf). For assistance contact Graduate Admissions at 1-800-656-GRAD.

Completing a Graduate Certificate Program

Graduate certificate courses must be completed within a five year period with a minimum 3.0 grade point average and with no more than one course with a grade below B. Once all the courses for a graduate certificate have been completed, students must complete and submit the "Graduate Certificate Clearance Form" which may be downloaded from the UMass Lowell Solution Center website. Please submit your completed form to: UMass Lowell Registrar's Office at 220 Pawtucket, Lowell, MA 01854-5129. Forms may also be scanned and emailed to thesolutioncenter@uml.edu.


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Gainful Employment Disclosure Information

Completion rates, median loan debts and program costs are outlined for each certificate program.

Graduate Certificate Gainful Employment Disclosure Information