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Welcome to ProPath, a career development model for undergraduates offered by UMass Lowell's Career & Co-op Center. ProPath provides you with a structured yet flexible approach to career planning and development, integrating experiential learning with career development activities to help you successfully transition into a professional position or graduate school.

Cyclical career development model consisting of 4 distinct yet related stages called "Discover", "Explore","Experience" and "Implement"

Keep in mind that career development is not a linear or timed process and this model will allow for movement between the different phases depending on your unique needs. Being an active participant in ProPath will allow you to make the most of your time here at UMass Lowell and will provide clarity on your future career goals.


Learn about your interests, skills, values, and personality. Identify potential majors (if you haven't already) and career options.

Explore career options and ways to gain experience.Clarify your career options and gain relevant experience and skills in your chosen field.Implement your final steps toward your post-graduation plan.