Graduate Studies

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Graduate Degree Programs

The College of Fine Art, Humanities, & Social Sciences offers students opportunities add to the depth of their knowledge and expertise through its graduate programs.

Please refer to the UMass Lowell Online Graduate Course Catalog for requirement specific to each degree. Below are the degrees currently being offered.

School of Criminology & Justice Studies

History

Music

Psychology

Interdisciplinary

Graduate Certificates

Most graduate certificates are comprised of four courses designed to provide specific knowledge and expertise vital to today's changing and complex needs in the work place. In most cases courses may be applied toward a master's degree program.

The courses to complete the certificate must be completed within a five year period with a minimum 3.0 grade point average, and with no more than 3 credits below B. Courses completed for one certificate may not be used for another certificate.

Please refer to the following subjects in the online Graduate Course Catalog for more details about the application process and course requirements for graduate certificates.

School of Criminology and Justice Studies

Music
Psychology
Interdisciplinary

Student Profiles

  • The diversity of students at UMass Lowell prepared me for working with diverse communities in the real world.

    With a background in psychology and international studies, Allegra Williams says the community social psychology master’s program was a perfect fit for her. Now, she’s turned her interest in community-building into a career as the neighborhood planner for the City of Lowell.