UMass Lowell's Certificate Program in Website Design and Development is designed to provide students with the knowledge they need to design and implement effective, dynamic websites.

Students pursuing this certificate program have the option of choosing the Web Design Track or the Web Development Track. The Web Design Track requires basic familiarity with HTML.

Program Highlights:

  • Flexibility and convenience
  • Customize your certificate by choosing from two different tracks: Website Design or Website Development
  • Courses from this certificate can be counted towards UMass Lowell's Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, which is also available online

Sample a Course

For more information, visit UMass Lowell's Certificate in Website Design and Development page or fill out the Request Information form on the right.



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.


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



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 Solution Center at 978-934-2000 or TSC@uml.edu to determine eligibility.