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Core Curriculum

UMass Lowell's Core Curriculum

The Core Curriculum, adopted by the Faculty Senate in 2014 and instituted as University policy as of Fall 2015, is designed to ensure that students demonstrate both a breadth of knowledge and the attainment of seven Essential Learning Outcomes (ELOs).

Core Curriculum Coordinating Committee

  • Peter Bender - Kennedy College of Sciences
  • Jennifer Cadero-Gillette - Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Mary Duell - Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Patricia Fontaine - Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Tao Gao - Marketing, Manning School of Business
  • Michael Graves - Kennedy College of Sciences, Faculty Senate President (ex officio)
  • Paula Haines - Senior Director of Assessment and Accreditation (ex officio)
  • Michelle Hunt - Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences
  • Kenneth Levasseur - Kennedy College of Sciences
  • Cathy Levey - Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Jingrong Lin - Manning School of Business
  • Hunter Mack - Francis College of Engineering
  • Rebecca Markovitz - Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Arthur Mittler - Kennedy College of Sciences, UPC Chairperson (ex officio)
  • Kevin Petersen - Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Core Curriculum Coordinator
  • Angela Wangari Walter - Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences

Inquiries regarding the Core Curriculum program should be directed to Kevin Petersen, Core Curriculum Coordinator by email: Kevin_Petersen@uml.edu.