Under UMass Lowell’s Core Curriculum, students must have the opportunity to master each of seven Essential Learning Outcomes (ELOs). These ELOs may be met within the major or through other courses, including courses that fulfill Breadth of Knowledge requirements. Consequently, all departments may identify courses within their majors that allow students to demonstrate particular ELOs, and submit these courses for ELO designation approval. Approved courses will be tagged in the catalog—in course listings and on Degree Pathways—and on Advisement Reports in SiS.
The seven ELOs are:
To find upcoming courses that meet any of these requirements, scroll to the bottom of the Course Finder to search Core Curriculum options.
Sample ELO Submission