UMass Lowell’s Professional Master's Programs (PMPs) are non-thesis degrees with a hands-on focus. Many programs offer internship and project-based experience.
Particularly in professions without independent licensure, PMPs provide an industry-recognized credential that conveys an advanced level of knowledge in the field.
PMPs provide students with a competitive advantage in the marketplace.Graduates of UMass Lowell’s professional masters programs are poised to become effective practitioners and industry leaders.
Professionals seeking advanced training in their field might also consider one of the Graduate Certificates offered by UMass Lowell. These are generally four-course programs designed to address specific needs and emerging fields in industry.
Please go to the Master's Programs page to see a complete list of master's programs at the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
Professional Master's Programs are available in:
Business Administration (online*)
Environmental and GeoEnvironmental Option
Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Community and Social Psychology
Criminal Justice (online*)
Economic and Social Development of Regions
Curriculum and Instruction
Teacher Certification Option
Science Education Option
Curriculum and Instruction (online*)
Educational Administration (online*)
Reading and Language
Reading and Language (online*)
Information Systems Option
Power and Energy Engineering Option
Atmospheric Studies Concentration
Environmental Engineering Sciences Concentration
Health Management Policy
Innovation and Technological Entrepreneurship
Marine Sciences & Technology
Applied Mathematics Option
Mathematics for Teachers Option
Scientific Computation Option
Statistics and Operations Research Option
Peace & Conflict Resolution
Radiological Sciences and Protection
Occupational and Environmental Hygiene Option
Occupational Ergonomics Option
Work Environment Policy Option
Cleaner Production and Pollution Prevention Option
Sound Recording Technology