UMass Lowell's Core Curriculum

The Core Curriculum, adopted by the Faculty Senate in 2014 and instituted as University policy as of Fall 2015, is designed to ensure that students demonstrate both a breadth of knowledge and the attainment of seven Essential Learning Outcomes (ELOs).

Core Curriculum Coordinating Committee

  • Peter Bender - Kennedy College of Sciences
  • Jennifer Cadero-Gillette - Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Alice Frye - Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Rebecca Foco - Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences
  • Patricia Fontaine - College of Education
  • Tao Gao - Marketing, Manning School of Business
  • Michael Graves - Kennedy College of Sciences, Faculty Senate President (ex officio)
  • Paula Haines - Director of Curriculum Assessment and Accreditation (ex officio)
  • Maureen Howley - Francis College of Engineering
  • Michelle Hunt - Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences
  • Kenneth Levasseur - Kennedy College of Sciences
  • Jingrong Lin - Manning School of Business
  • Rebecca Markovits - Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Arthur Mittler - Kennedy College of Sciences, UPC Chairperson (ex officio)
  • Kevin Petersen - Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Core Curriculum Coordinator
  • Brandon Vaccaro - Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Inquiries regarding the Core Curriculum program should be directed to Kevin Petersen, Core Curriculum Coordinator by email: Kevin_Petersen@uml.edu.