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Discover Your Graduate Path

A graduate degree can lead to a higher salary and additional job opportunities.

If you're a UMass Lowell undergraduate with at least a 3.0 GPA, you may qualify for a Bachelor's to Master's program which could save you thousands of dollars.  

To get you started, we’ve compiled a list of popular graduate pathways for students in each major. Find your major in the list below to see which graduate programs might be a great fit. 

When you’re ready, learn about applying with waived GRE and application fee or request more information.

Education

Undergraduate MajorGraduate Pathway
Education

Curriculum & Instruction (MED)

Francis College of Engineering

Undergraduate MajorGraduate Pathway
Chemical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering & Biotechnology (MS)

Chemical Engineering (MSE)

Chemistry (MS)

Civil Engineering (MSE), Geotechnical Option

Civil Engineering (MSE), Geoenvironmental Option

Energy Engineering (MSE)

Engineering Management (MS)

Pharmaceutical Sciences (MS)

Plastics Engineering (MSE)

Radiological Sciences & Protection (MS)

Civil Engineering

Business Administration (MBA)

Civil Engineering (MSE)

Engineering Management (MS)

Environmental Studies Engineering (MSE)

Security Studies (MS)

Computer Engineering

Civil Engineering (MSE)

Computer Engineering (MSE)

Computer Science (MS)

Engineering Management (MS)

Electrical Engineering

Business Administration (MBA)

Civil Engineering (MSE)

Computer Engineering (MSE)

Computer Science (MS)

Electrical Engineering (MSE)

Energy Engineering (MSE)

Engineering Management (MS)

Environmental Studies Engineering (MSE), Environmental Engineering Sciences option

Innovation & Technological Entrepreneurship (MS)

Mechanical Engineering

Business Administration (MBA)

Civil Engineering (MSE)

Energy Engineering (MSE)

Engineering Management (MS)

Environmental Studies Engineering (MSE), Environmental Engineering Sciences option

Innovation & Technological Entrepreneurship (MS)

Mechanical Engineering (MSE)

Plastics Engineering (MSE)

Plastics Engineering

Biomedical Engineering & Biotechnology (MS)

Business Administration (MBA)

Civil Engineering (MSE)

Engineering Management (MS)

Energy Engineering (MSE)

Environmental Studies Engineering (MSE), Environmental Engineering Sciences option

Innovation & Technological Entrepreneurship (MS)

Mechanical Engineering (MSE)

Plastics Engineering (MSE)

Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

UNDERGRADUATE MAJORGRADUATE PATHWAY
Art

Curriculum & Instruction (MEd)

Higher Education Administration (MED)

Public Administration (MPA)

Criminal Justice

Business Administration (MBA)

Community & Social Psychology (MA)

Criminal Justice (MA)

Peace & Conflict Studies (MA)

Public Administration (MPA)

Security Studies (MS)

English

Business Administration (MBA)

Curriculum & Instruction (MEd)

Higher Education Administration (MEd)

History (MA)

Peace & Conflict Studies (MA)

Public Administration (MPA)

History

Curriculum & Instruction (MEd)

Higher Education Administration (MEd)

History (MA)

Peace & Conflict Studies (MA)

Public Administration (MPA)

Security Studies (MS)

Liberal Arts

Community & Social Psychology (MA)

Criminal Justice (MA)

Curriculum & Instruction (MEd)

History (MA)

Peace & Conflict Studies (MA)

Public Administration (MPA)

Music Performance

Business Administration (MBA)

Music Education (MM)

Music StudiesMusic Education (MM)
Peace & Conflict Studies

Community & Social Psychology (MA)

Peace & Conflict Studies (MA)

Public Administration (MPA)

Security Studies (MS)

Philosophy

Curriculum & Instruction (MEd)

Peace & Conflict Studies (MA)

Public Administration (MPA)

Political Science

Community & Social Psychology (MA)

History (MA)

Peace & Conflict Studies (MA)

Public Administration (MPA)

Security Studies (MA)

Psychology

Autism Studies (MS)

Business Administration (MBA)

Community & Social Psychology (MA)

Criminal Justice (MA)

Curriculum & Instruction (MEd)

Higher Education Administration (MED)

Peace & Conflict Studies (MA)

Public Administration (MPA)

Public Health (MPH)

Security Studies (MA)

Sound Recording Technology

Sound Recording Technology (MM)

Music Education (MM)

Sociology

Community & Social Psychology (MA)

Peace & Conflict Studies (MA)

Public Administration (MPA)

Health Sciences

Undergraduate Majors

Graduate Pathways
Applied Biomedical Sciences (clinical science or medical laboratory science options)

Biomedical Engineering & Biotechnology (MS)

Business Administration (MBA)

Clinical Laboratory Sciences (MS)

Pharmaceutical Sciences (MS)

Public Health (MPH)

Pharmaceutical SciencesPharmaceutical Sciences (MS)
Exercise Science (exercise & fitness or clinical options)

Entrepreneurship (MS)

Pharmaceutical Sciences (MS)

Public Health (MPH)

Nursing

Health Informatics & Management (MS)

Nursing (MS)

Public Health (MPH)

Nutritional Science

Clinical Laboratory Sciences (MS)

Public Health (MPH)

Public Health (health sciences or community health/health promotion options)

Health Informatics & Management (MS)

Pharmaceutical Sciences (MS)

Public Administration (MPA)

Public Health (MPH)

Manning School of Business

Undergraduate ProgramGraduate Pathways
Business Administration

Accounting (MS)

Business Administration (MBA)

Business Analytics (MS)

Curriculum & Instruction (MEd)

Higher Education Administration (MEd)

Engineering Management (MS)

Entrepreneurship (MS)

Finance (MS)

Health Informatics & Management (MS)

Public Health (MPH)

Public Administration (MPA)

Security Studies (MA)

Kennedy College of Sciences

Undergraduate MajorGraduate Pathways
Biology

Biological Sciences (MS)

Biomedical Engineering & Biotechnology (MS)

Business Administration (MBA)

Clinical Laboratory Sciences (MS)

Curriculum & Instruction (MEd)

Pharmaceutical Sciences (MS)

Public Health (MPH)

Security Studies (MS)

Chemistry

Business Administration (MBA)

Chemistry (MS)

Civil Engineering (MSE)

Curriculum & Instruction (MEd)

Energy Engineering (MSE)

Environmental Studies Engineering (MSE), Environmental Engineering Sciences option

Mechanical Engineering (MSE)

Pharmaceutical Sciences (MS)

Plastics Engineering (MSE)

Security Studies (MS)

Computer Science

Civil Engineering (MSE)

Computer Science (MS)

Security Studies (MS)

Environmental Science

Environmental Studies Engineering (MSE)

Environmental Studies Sciences (MS)

Mathematics (BA)

Business Administration (MBA)

Curriculum & Instruction (MEd)

Higher Education Administration (MEd)

Mathematics (BS)

Business Administration (MBA)

Business Analytics (MS)

Civil Engineering (MSE)

Curriculum & Instruction (MEd)

Energy Engineering (MSE)

Environmental Studies Engineering (MSE)

Environmental Studies Sciences (MS), Atmospheric Sciences option

Finance (MS)

Mathematics (MS)

Mechanical Engineering (MSE)

Public Health (MPH)

Physics

Civil Engineering (MSE)

Curriculum & Instruction (MEd)

Energy Engineering (MSE)

Environmental Studies Engineering (MSE)

Environmental Studies Sciences (MS)

Mechanical Engineering (MSE)

Physics (MS)

Plastics Engineering (MSE)

Radiological Sciences & Protection (MS)

Security Studies (MS)