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

Graduate Certificate Programs

Online On Campus or Mix
Behavioral Intervention in Autism
Behavioral Management in Autism
Clinical Pathology
Domestic Violence Prevention
Forensic Criminology
Foundations of Business
FPGA Certificate Program for BAE Employees (Corporate On Site)
Health Informatics
Health Management
Network Security New!
New Venture Creation New!
Plastics Engineering Fundamentals
Security Studies
Systems Models and Management New!
Victim Studies New!

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