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Plastics Fundamentals

Certificate in Plastics Engineering Fundamentals


The Department of Plastics Engineering at UMass Lowell now offers a stand-alone, four-course Graduate Certificate in "Plastics Engineering Fundamentals."

Note: many of these courses are also available on-line.

Graduates who have already completed these course requirements can receive a retroactive certificate.

More information can be found on the UMass Lowell Plastics Engineering website. You can apply for this certificate program through UMass Lowell Graduate Admissions.

For the latest course information, including course descriptions, degree pathways and more please visit the UMass Lowell Graduate online Academic Catalog.

Contact Information

Bridgette M. Budhlall, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Associate Chair of Graduate Studies
UMass Nanomanufacturing Center and Department of Plastics Engineering
Ball Hall 203B, One University Avenue
University of Massachusetts
Lowell, MA 01854
Office: (978) 934-3414 | Fax: 978-934-3089 

Department of Plastics Engineering Main Office
Ball Hall Room 204
Phone: 978-934-3420
Fax: 978-934-3089

The Registrar’s Office (part of The Solution Center)
University Crossing
220 Pawtucket St., Suite 131
Lowell, MA 01854-5141
Phone: 978-934-2000
Fax: 978-934-2041

Main Office:
Phone: 978-934-2550, or 800-656-GRAD
Fax: 978-934-4076
TTY: 978-934-2367

Graduate Admissions Office:
Phone: 978-934-2373
Fax: 978-934-4058

To apply for this certificate program, go to UMass Lowell Graduate Admissions.

For courses and descriptions, go to the UMass Lowell online Graduate Academic Catalog.