UMass Lowell Graduate Certificate Programs provide knowledge and expertise that are vital in today's rapidly changing workplace. In many cases, graduate certificate courses may be applied toward a master's degree at UMass Lowell. Most graduate certificates consist of four courses, for a total of 12 graduate credits. This is a great way to earn a graduate-level credential on the way to earning your master's.
An official letter of decision, sent to the address listed on the application, will contain information on how to register for classes.
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*Francis College of Engineering Certificate Application Process:
The application process for graduate certificate programs is simple and straightforward. It is open to candidates with a B.S. in engineering or related field. The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) and letters or recommendation are not required for admission.