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Further Your Career

Discover the quality, flexibility and convenience of UMass Lowell's graduate programs

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You’re motivated. You’re ready. You want to build the skills and gain the knowledge you need to advance your career. 

UMass Lowell has you covered. There are 36 doctoral degrees, 42 master’s programs and more than 70 graduate certificates taught by award-winning faculty. Our graduates are prepared to take on some of the biggest challenges facing their industries – and the world. Our programs are flexible and accessible. Study on campus, online or blend the two.

Join us for Open House and learn more about our graduate programs, meet our faculty and talk to other students and alumni. You can even attend a session on developing your personal brand held by one of our expert marketing professors and have a free headshot taken for your Linkedin profile.

Our graduate students have great stories to tell. Here are a few:

  • Patrick Martin

    Political Science

    Honors student Patrick Martin is studying political science to change drug policy.

  • Devon White

    Psychology and Disability Studies, Autism Studies

    Devon White, a recent graduate of the Autism Studies program, is helping to run a new, affordable and comprehensive autism treatment center in Kuwait. She says great faculty mentors and all the research opportunities she got, starting as an undergraduate, prepared her for the post.

  • Qurat Ann

    Criminal Justice, Criminology

    A chance encounter with a professor led to an amazing research opportunity. Now Qurat Ann is researching the pros and cons of sex offender registration laws as she pursues a Ph.D.

  • Gabrielle Davis

    Peace & Conflict Studies

    Gabby Davis is learning to make peace through community building and putting her studies into practice by organizing events for Made in Lowell, a community nonprofit.