Collaborate with community leaders, participate in research, build professional relationships
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.
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.
Marcus Lithander was already designing online courses when he heard Asst. Prof. Yana Weinstein, co-founder of The Learning Scientists, speak at a conference in Stockholm. Six months later he arrived in the U.S. to pursue his Ph.D. with her and do research on effective learning strategies.