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 sis.uml.edu by selecting Course Career: "Online & Continuing Education" 

Graduate Degree Programs

Online On Campus or Mix
Online Master's Degree in Information Technology
Available Online:
Online Master's Degree in Business Administration (Online MBA)
With Concentrations in Accounting, Finance, Information Technology or Marketing
Available Online:
Online Master's Degree in Engineering Management New!
Available Online:
Master of Science in Finance New!
Available Online:
Online Master's Degree in Accounting
Available Online:
Online Master's Degree in Criminal Justice
Available Online:
Online Master of Science in Security Studies: Cyber Security Concentration
Available Online:
Online Master of Science in Security Studies: Critical Infrastructure Protection Concentration
Available Online:
Online Master of Arts in Security Studies: Homeland Defense Concentration
Available Online:
Online Master of Arts in Security Studies: International Security Concentration
Available Online:
Online Master of Arts in Security Studies: Industrial and Economic Security Concentration
Available Online:
Master's Degree in Health Informatics and Management: Informatics Concentration
(Classes meet Online AND Face-to-face)
Available On Campus or Mix:
Master's Degree in Health Informatics and Management: Management Concentration
(Classes meet Online AND Face-to-face)
Available On Campus or Mix:
Online Master's Degree in Education Administration
(Massachusetts Teachers: see Principal Licensure Option)
Available Online:
Online Master's Degree in Reading and Language
(Massachusetts Teachers: see Licensure Option)
Available Online:
Online Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction
Available Online:
Online Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction: Science Education Option
Available Online:
Online Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction: Autism Studies Option
Available Online:
Online Ed.S. in Curriculum and Instruction: Education of Diverse Populations
Available Online:
Online Ed.S. in Administration, Planning and Policy
(Massachusetts Teachers: see Licensure Option)
Available Online:
Online Ed.S. in Reading and Language
(Massachusetts Teachers: see Licensure Option)
Available Online:
Doctor of Education in Leadership in Schooling, Ed.D. New!
Available Online: Available On Campus or Mix:
Doctor of Education in Leadership in Schooling: STEM Option, Ed.D. New!
Available Online: Available On Campus or Mix:

Graduate Certificate Programs

Online On Campus or Mix
Behavioral Intervention in Autism
Available Online:
Behavioral Management in Autism
Available Online:
Clinical Pathology
Available Online:
Domestic Violence Prevention
Available Online:
Forensic Criminology
Available Online:
Foundations of Business
Available Online:
FPGA Certificate Program for BAE Employees (Corporate On Site)
Health Informatics
Available Online:
Health Management
Available On Campus or Mix:
Network Security New!
Available Online:
New Venture Creation New!
Available Online:
Plastics Engineering Fundamentals
Available Online:
Security Studies
Available Online:
Systems Models and Management New!
Available Online:
Victim Studies New!
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, 883 Broadway Street, Room 104, Lowell, MA 01854-5129, Attn: Lauren Dufresne.


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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