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Two male UMass Lowell students working in a Plastics Engineering lab.


We aspire to remain the world’s leader in accredited plastics education, recognized internationally for engineering excellence.
A female UMass Lowell student working in a Plastics Engineering lab and smiling.
Our graduates are trained professionals ready to make immediate contributions and provide leadership to the most dynamic global industry.  We offer rewarding education from the undergraduate to the graduate level and continuing education.  Faculty and students conduct innovative research and provide assistance to industry through technology transfer. We foster a caring educational environment that addresses, from concept to commercialization, the design and manufacture of plastic products.