College of Health Sciences

Department of Community Health & Sustainability

The UMass Lowell Department of Community Health and Sustainability offers the following graduate programs:


The mission of the department is to prepare individuals to become public health professionals and researchers who work to create a sustainable future. Our approach provides the foundation for the design, implementation, and evaluation of policies, programs, and technologies, with a curriculum and research focus based on the behavioral and social determinants of health. Our programs encompass the areas of Community Health, Health Promotion, Environmental Health, Occupational Health, Health Management, Health Informatics and Health Policy.