Certificate in Contemporary Communications

About: 

UMass Lowell's Certificate Program in Contemporary Communications prepares students for work in a rapidly changing, information-driven workplace. Students will develop knowledge about research, analysis, writing, graphic presentation of material, and the use of technology as a tool for communication.

Program Highlights:

  • Flexibility and convenience
  • Interdisciplinary program that draws upon the expertise and knowledge of several academic departments at UMass Lowell

Learn More About This Program:
To receive more information, fill out the Request Information form.

Sample a Course

For more information, visit UMass Lowell's Certificate Program in Contemporary Communications webpage.

 

Tuition/Fees: 

 

Type of Fee Amount
Fee Per Credit $380
Registration Fee Per Semester $30
Returned Check Fee Per Semester* $30
Late Fee for Nonpayment $50
Total for Course** $1,170 ($380 x 3 credits = $1,140 + $30 registration fee per semester)

*Applicable when check is returned unpaid.

**Courses can vary from one to six credits; this total represents a standard three-credit course.

For registration information, visit UMass Lowell's website.

Accreditation: 

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).

 

Admissions: 

Applicants will be required to have either their official high school transcript, HiSET®, GED® or their most recent college transcript sent to UMass Lowell. Undergraduate certificate applications are accepted on an ongoing basis, and there is no fee to apply. Upon acceptance, notification will be sent to students.

Financial Aid: 

Availability of financial aid varies depending on certificate program, matriculation and course status. Please contact UMass Lowell's Financial Aid Office at 978-934-4220 or financialaidquestions@uml.edu to determine eligibility.

Request Information

Contact: 
UMass Lowell Advising Center
Phone: 
800-480-3190
Campus: 
Lowell
Level: 
Undergraduate
Type: 
Certificate
Credits: 
18
Tuition Per Credit: 
$380
Format: 
Online
Subject: 
Business Management
Fine Arts, Design and Communications
Liberal Arts and Humanities