Certificate in Information Technology

About: 

UMass Lowell's Certificate Program in Information Technology is an introductory online program for students who want to explore a broad range of electives in different information technology subject areas before deciding on an area of specialization. Students gain an overview of information systems, and then focus their studies in areas such as computer programming, database development, and multimedia or web technologies. 

All of the courses in this program can be counted towards UMass Lowell's B.S. in Information Technology or A.S. in Information Technology

Program Highlights:

  • Outstanding faculty
  • Flexibility and convenience
  • Available entirely online or as a mix on online and on-campus courses

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

Sample a Course

For more information, visit the Certificate Program in Information Technology 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 if applicable, 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 the 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
Computing and Information Technology