Program Catalog

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Blended
Phone: 617-287-7513

UMass Boston's Accelerated Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (ABS-N) program is designed for people with a bachelor’s degree in another field who want to become a nurse. The online ABS-N program allows you to become a baccalaureate-prepared registered nurse in 12 months.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Blended
Phone: 508-999-9202

Earn an Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing from UMass Dartmouth in just 17 months.

You’ve already earned a bachelor’s degree and now you know your career choice - nursing. You want a program that will get you into the job market as soon as possible. UMass Dartmouth’s College of Nursing offers an outstanding option for you to fulfill your dreams. This program builds on your prior learning experiences and prepares you to become a nurse.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Non-credit
Type: Professional Development
Format: Online
Phone: 617.287.5489

The Online Addictions Counselor Education Program (ACEP) Certificate was created to make the successful Certificate in ACEP more accessible nationally and internationally. It provides treatment professionals — from direct care counselors to program directors —with a focused, skill-building curriculum to promote successful delivery of substance abuse and chemical dependency treatment. With the recent approval of licensure for addictions professionals, the UMass Boston ACEP program, available both online and on the UMass Boston campus, adds great value to those seeking licensure and those seeking continuing education hours to maintain licensure.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Non-credit
Type: Professional Development
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-2360

UMass Amherst’s Arts Management Program is designed for working individuals who want to build their nonprofit management skills to advance or pivot their careers. We are a national leader in continuing professional education for aspiring and established arts professionals, with a broad range of courses to support your particular stage of professional development. The multi modal online coursework hones arts-based management techniques, innovative approaches to sector challenges, and socially current best practices for the workplace.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Associate's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Associate of Science in Business Administration provides a comprehensive introduction to the world of business in today's global economy. Students gain crucial analytical skills and learn fundamental business practices in marketing, financial accounting, statistics, and more — all from UMass Lowell's Manning School of Business (MSB), which is fully accredited at the undergraduate and graduate levels by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Associate's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

In response to the demand for professionals with strong information technology backgrounds, UMass Lowell offers an Associate's Degree in Information Technology entirely online. Students can customize the focus of their studies on particular areas of interest such as programming, networking, database management, website design, multimedia and more.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Associate's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-1537

The A.S. in Sustainable Food and Farming is designed for students who wish to explore careers in sustainable agriculture. Students acquire a basic knowledge of both plant and soil sciences, along with education in specific agricultural production and marketing techniques. The major offers flexibility in designing personal program of study, allowing students to focus on production and marketing, agricultural education, and/or public policy and community development.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's online Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree lets you pursue a broad range of subjects and provides you with a well-rounded education that will prepare you to better handle the daily demands of work and life. This online degree program is designed to provide a balanced liberal arts curriculum, while allowing you to concentrate your studies by focusing on two of the following subjects: Art History, Economics, English, History, Legal Studies, Political Science, Psychology, and Gender Studies.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

More than ever the world needs effective leaders like you who are prepared to engage with the complex social challenges that impact our communities, social institutions, health and environment, and advocate for those who are underrepresented and vulnerable to exploitation. At the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program, you can channel your commitment to a just and equitable world, study social justice, and earn your bachelor’s degree online with a focus in advocacy and social justice studies.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

At the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program, you can finish your bachelor's degree online with a focus in applied psychology, taking advantage of the growing demand for workers well-educated in the field of psychology. Whether you have years of experience in applied psychology or are just starting your career, the UWW Degree Completion Program will help you develop the knowledge and enhance the skills you need to advance your career in high-demand professions such as counseling and administration, victim advocacy, substance abuse prevention and treatment, case management, social services, human services, child and youth services, and education.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

Welcome to the nation's first 100% online bachelor's degree with a focus in arts management. Custom-built for arts managers, artists, civic leaders and those just entering the field, this degree will help you advance your career as a non-profit arts administrator, gallery manager, or owner/manager of an arts organization, program or business.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

At the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program, we are committed to helping adult students like you finish their bachelor's degrees online with a focus in business studies. You may have years of experience in the business world. You may be running your own successful business. You might be ready for a career change. We get it. At the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program, we will support you in designing a personalized program of study in business that builds on your experience and meets your own professional and educational goals.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

At the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program, we recognize and respect your dedication, and are committed to helping you finish your bachelor's degree online with a focus in children's learning and development. This program is designed for adults interested in or working for agencies and programs serving children, youth, and families. This degree will help you develop the knowledge and enhance the skills you need to advance your career in the fields of education, child advocacy, youth and family programming, and administration.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

The demand for public safety and security professionals with superior education and training has never been greater. At the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program, you can finish your bachelor's degree online with a focus in criminal justice studies and position yourself for career advancement and success. Whether you are a seasoned professional or a newcomer to the field of criminal justice, the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program will help you develop the cutting-edge knowledge and skills you need for a successful career in high-demand professions such as public safety, the judiciary, corrections, policing, homeland security, victim services, or social services.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

The UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program respects your work, and is committed to helping you finish your bachelor's degree online with a focus in early childhood education. Whether you are a seasoned early childhood educator or new to the field, we will help you develop the knowledge and enhance the skills you need to open your own childcare center or advance your career within public or private childcare programs such as Head Start, YMCA, 4-H, scouting, and a variety of pre-schools and after-school programs.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

Whether you work in film and media, or have a passion for the subject, the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program will provide you with the theoretical foundation and applied skills you need to enhance your career within a host of dynamic professions, including film and video production, distribution, exhibition, and editing, digital and new media, TV and radio, public relations, film and media criticism, arts journalism, arts management, and more.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-1378

The UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program is committed to helping you finish your bachelor's degree online with a focus in health studies. Whether you have years of experience or are just starting your career, the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program will help you develop the knowledge and enhance the skills you need to advance your career in high-demand health professions such as health care administration, health care management, health education, public health, health promotion, health advocacy, health policy, health communication, mental health and substance abuse, health programming and more.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

With an Interdisciplinary Studies degree focused in human resource development, you will gain the knowledge and enhance the skills you need to help advance your career in high-demand areas such as recruitment and talent acquisition, training, compensation and benefits, management, organizational leadership, employee relations, and more. We can also help you complete your undergraduate degree before applying to graduate school for your MBA.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-1378

The UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program is committed to helping you finish your bachelor's degree online with a focus in human services. The UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program will help you develop the knowledge and enhance the skills you need to advance your career in high-demand human service jobs and social services jobs in human services administration, child and youth services, child protective service, victim advocacy, social work, disability services, family support, elder care, counseling, mental health, and substance abuse.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

For nearly fifty years the UMass Amherst University Without Walls Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program has been helping adults just like you complete their first bachelor's degrees online at a world-class public university. At the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program, you can design your own program of study, take online courses that fit into your busy life (or take advantage of blended courses), and bring in or earn up to 105 credits for your prior coursework, prior learning, and work and life experience.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

Journalism is a noble profession, foundational to democracy. At the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program, you can finish your bachelor's degree online with a focus in journalism studies and get the cutting-edge skills you need to advance in this rapidly-evolving field. Whether you are a seasoned journalist or new to the field, the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program will provide you an outstanding journalism education to help prepare you for a host of important and dynamic professions, including travel writing, sports writing, photo journalism, science writing, arts criticism, citizen journalism, and more.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

At the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program, you'll develop an individualized degree concentration in liberal arts designed to hone your analytical and creative problem-solving abilities. You'll explore the complexity and diversity of intellectual thought across a wide range of disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences, humanities and fine arts, and more.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

At the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program, you can finish your bachelor's degree online with a focus in sustainability studies, get a green education, and position yourself for the emerging green economy. Carve out your niche in the growing fields of sustainable entrepreneurship or food and farming. Start a sustainable business or take advantage of the growing employer demand for college educated workers with the sustainability education and skills to launch green initiatives in a wide range of fields. 

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1378

At the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program, you can finish your bachelor's degree online with a focus in translation and interpreting, and position yourself for career advancement as in a wide range of fields, including business, diplomacy, government, legal, healthcare, public service, schools, and many more.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-1378

At the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program, you can finish your bachelor's degree online with a focus in writing and position yourself for professional success. Whether you are an amateur or professional writer, the UWW Interdisciplinary Studies degree completion program will help you deepen your understanding of the theory and practice of writing and literature across genres, and support you in developing the knowledge and skills you need to evolve your craft and advance your career as a writer.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Bachelor of Arts in Applied Economics uses economic theory and empirical analysis to address real-world problems. You will learn the underpinnings of economic decision-making by identifying and analyzing the costs and benefits of financial and policy decisions.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The UMass Dartmouth Bachelor’s Degree Completion Program in Crime and Justice Studies focuses on the social and ethical considerations unique to the field of crime and justice. This program is for students with a minimum of 24 college credits and is a fully online program. This program includes hands-on work experience through an internship.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

As an economics major at UMass Dartmouth, you'll learn how to advise businesses and government on economic issues, collect and analyze data, interpret and forecast market trends, and research economic issues while designing policies to solve them.

UMass Dartmouth's innovative curriculum provides a sound theoretical foundation in economic theory and economic statistics by focusing on a variety of applied fields. By focusing on international, national, and regional economic problems, issues and policies you'll gain the practical skills necessary for intelligent decision-making.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Bachelor of Arts in Economics with Healthcare Services Administration Concentration degree completion program is for healthcare professionals holding an associate degree who want to advance their careers as managers or supervisors.

Healthcare administration professionals make decisions every day that help improve the lives of their patients. They're responsible for planning, directing and coordinating health services, and working closely with medical staff to positively impact patient care.

The field of health administration is growing fast, and so is the demand for qualified candidates to fill the growing number of jobs. Employers seek people with very specific credentials in the field.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Bachelor of Arts in English offers a flexible and vigorous curriculum grounded in British and American literary traditions, the study of contemporary critical methods, and the regular practice of research and writing. With this affordable and flexible program, you will develop a strong liberal arts foundation, as well as critical thinking, reading and writing skills that will serve you well in any future career or academic path you may choose.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Bachelor of Art English degree with the Literature and Criticism option is an exciting discipline that challenges you to explore both literature and writing.

Develop your analytical skills as you consider literary texts, language, and the creation of meaning. Hone your ability to critically engage literature through oral, written, and web-produced assignments. These skills translate to many industries and are valued by many employers.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-7338

UMass Boston’s Global Aging and Life Course Studies BA focuses on training and preparing you for management positions in the fields of advocacy, education, marketing, product development, service provision, management, administration, program planning, and research. It’s designed for students who want to work with and advocate for the fastest growing segment of the world population, adults age 65 and older.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617-314-1367

The online Bachelor of Arts in Global Affairs is the first undergraduate degree program to be offered in the College of Advancing and Professional Studies (CAPS). This program aims to prepare its students for the real world issues that plague the 21st Century by offering courses that include topics in: Culture, International Public Policy, International Security, International Development and Economics and International Environment and Geography. When coupled with a hands-on internship, students will have the flexibility of studying on their time schedule and getting the experience they need to succeed in their chosen area of Global Studies.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The UMass Dartmouth Bachelor’s Degree in History emphasizes the development of critical thinking, communication skills and historical perspective and prepares students for a wide range of careers. This program is fully online and allows up to 75 transfer credits from prior institutions. 

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Bachelor of Arts in Psychology program fosters critical and creative thinking by offering theoretical foundations in various subfields of psychology, including experimental, developmental, social, community, personality and clinical psychology. Grounded in the principles, methods, and ethics of psychology as a scientific discipline and as a profession, the curriculum emphasizes the methods by which we accumulate knowledge, as well as the practical application of that knowledge in many areas of human functioning.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The BA in Public Administration will prepare students to work in the public sector at the local, state or federal level in positions requiring more interaction with the public, such as social and public services.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The UMass Dartmouth Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and Anthropology examines societies and basic institutions, as well as smaller groups such as family, peers and neighborhood. This flexible program prepares students for a wide range of careers. 

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 413-577-2760

Earn your Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Degree online from the UMass Amherst Isenberg School of Management and open a world of new opportunities for your career. This BBA program is a degree completion program that is ideal for those who have work, family or other commitments that make it difficult to attend classes on the Amherst campus. The flexibility of online learning makes it possible to fit classes into your own schedule and progress towards a degree at your own pace. You have the choice of majors: Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing, and Operations & Information Management.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Bachelor of Liberal Arts (LAR) degree completion program offers students the opportunity to learn a variety of skills in multiple subject areas while focusing in a particular interest area. LAR degree completion students select two concentrations from seven discipline areas. A strength of this program is its attention to preparing graduates to develop strong communication abilities and apply their knowledge to real world situations.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The UMass Dartmouth Bachelor’s in Accounting prepares students for careers in public accounting, management accounting, government, and auditing. Students are required to complete 120 credits, and includes hands-on work experience through internship programs.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

With UMass Lowell’s Online Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, you will develop the analytical and problem-solving skills that employers are seeking while building a strong foundational knowledge of the functional areas of business, including accounting, management, finance, operations and marketing.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice features a strong concentration of criminal justice courses combined with a traditional, well-rounded liberal arts education. The program equips students for careers focused on keeping people, neighborhoods and nations safe by enabling them to explore timely issues including violence and victims, justice-involved mental health populations, police innovations, national security and data-driven practice.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Bachelor of Science in Finance prepares you in the theory and the practice of modern financial management. You'll acquire professional, analytical, and managerial skills in finance, and will learn how to adapt to the changing demands of business and society.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

UMass Dartmouth's Bachelor of Science of General Business Administration is a fully online degree completion program for students who wish to pursue business and management careers. By pursuing a flexible curriculum, students gain analytical, information literacy, communication, problem solving and technology skills. This versatile program allows students to take an array of business courses in preparation for a fulfilling business career.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

Prepare yourself to meet the rising demand for highly skilled information technology professionals with UMass Lowell's Bachelor's degree in Information Technology. Offered 100% online or as a mix of online and on-campus courses, this flexible and affordable program will position you for success in today's increasingly technical and IT-centric world.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Bachelor of Science in Information Technology: Business Minor program is designed for information technology students who are interested in gaining fundamental knowledge of management concepts and business practices. This program is ideal for IT students who might be interested in pursuing an MBA upon completion of their bachelor's degree.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's 10-course Bachelor of Science in Information Technology: Second Degree is intended for those who already possess a bachelor's degree in a different discipline and are interested in transitioning to a new career in IT.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The UMass Dartmouth BS in Management - Leadership Option teaches students the fundamental management skills necessary for career advancement. Students develop analytical and leadership skills and gain knowledge in how to supervise others, develop and implement strategies, and advance organizational goals.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems (MIS) degree with the E-Commerce/Digital Business option is an exciting discipline that prepares you to succeed in one of the most rapidly expanding professions in the world of business.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

This Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems (MIS) degree with the Technology & Management option is an exciting discipline that prepares you to succeed in one of the most rapidly expanding professions in the world of business.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

Build a solid foundation for your career through knowledge of marketing fundamentals. As a marketing major, you'll explore all phases of marketing and distributing products and services throughout the global economy—with a focus on understanding consumers and acquiring information for decision-making.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The UMass Dartmouth online Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science - Clinical program builds on the MLTs experience providing a more in depth study of didactic information and clinical experiences necessary for national certification as a Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS).

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The UMass Dartmouth Bachelor of Science in Operations Management teaches students the fundamental operations management skills necessary for career advancement. Students study how to get things done and produced, with minimal time, effort, and cost and maximum quality. The result? The effective use of resources: people, money, machinery, facilities, material, and information.

Students will be prepared to evaluate an organization’s objectives, analyze internal and external environments, and create effective management strategies and tactics to achieve an organization’s goals.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The BS in Public Administration will train students for positions that are internally focused on management and analysis at the local, state, or federal level. Students are trained to engage in quantitative policy and economic analysis in the public sector; they are required to complete at least three semesters of rigorous quantitative analysis courses.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-1537

The online Bachelor of Science in Sustainable Food and Farming is designed for those who are intrigued by sustainable agriculture and might explore careers in this field, but are not able to take classes on campus. The major offers flexibility in designing a personal program of study, allowing students to focus on production and marketing, agricultural education, public policy, advocacy and community development.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Business Foundations Graduate Certificate offers students who hold a bachelor's degree in a non-business area of study the opportunity to meet the demands of new careers in management or to advance their professional goals. This program is compatible with our MBA degree requirements, enabling certificate recipients to transition into the MBA program. The Business Foundations Certificate is a great option for students who want to continue their education at the graduate level and explore the world of business, and is intended for fully-employed individuals interested in career advancement, professional development, or a career change.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online

The Data Analytics and Computational Social Science (DACSS) program offers two types of graduate certificates designed for working professionals, recent undergraduates, and current graduate students who want to build a solid foundation in conducting statistical analysis using R and develop their ability to confidently understand and apply a range of social science research methods.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Blended
Phone: 508-999-9202

The UMass Dartmouth's undergraduate Certificate in Accounting is a one-year (30-credit) certificate program for students who have already earned bachelor's degrees in other fields. The undergraduate certificate in accounting has two tracks, depending on whether your undergraduate degree is in business or another field.

 

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-2474

Offered through UMass Lowell's Manning School of Business, the Certificate Program in Accounting is designed for students who already have earned their bachelor's degree in another discipline. Students who enroll in this program will gain a better understanding of important accounting practices such as the preparation of financial statements, the valuation of corporate liabilities and the financial audit process.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-2360

UMass Amherst’s Arts Management Program is designed for working individuals who want to build their nonprofit management skills to advance or pivot their careers. We are a national leader in continuing professional education for aspiring and established arts professionals, with a broad range of courses to support your particular stage of professional development. The multi modal online coursework hones arts-based management techniques, innovative approaches to sector challenges, and socially current best practices for the workplace.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617.287.4385

The Assistive Technology for Individuals with Visual Impairments Certificate trains professionals to assist individuals with visual impairments, and enhance their technological skills to enhance opportunities in a variety of settings, including vocational, educational, independent living, and avocational settings.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-577-2760

Isenberg’s Business Studies Certificate will give you a foundation in business, accounting, finance, marketing and management. Excel in any field by advancing your business prowess in just five classes. Learn from experts—the same faculty who teach on campus—who will introduce you to the business world.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Certificate Program in Computer Assisted Manufacturing is designed for those who have basic drawing experience and want to expand their knowledge in the latest industry-standard CAD software applications that are in use today.

 

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The UMass Dartmouth Computer Science Graduate Certificate will provide students with advanced knowledge of selected areas of modern computing including but not limited to intelligent information systems, parallel and distributed computing systems, computer networks, and software engineering.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

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.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-4385

UMass Boston’s Cortical/Cerebral Visual Impairment (CVI) Certificate focuses on training professionals to effectively assess and provide needed services to students diagnosed with cortical/cerebral visual impairment. It’s designed for teachers of students with visual impairments, vision rehabilitation therapists, and orientation and mobility specialists who want to understand the visual brain, the brain-based causes and manifestations of CVI, current CVI-specific assessment methods, how to apply assessments for students with CVI, and how to apply current promising practices for the different manifestations of CVI. Explore cutting-edge research, perspectives, and approaches to responding to the needs of students with CVI, and gain practical hands-on experience through fieldwork. Apply these skills to assist students with CVI — working directly with students, their families, school districts, medical professionals, and researchers.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-7720

UMass Boston's fully online Cybersecurity Management Certificate integrates both technical and managerial skills in cybersecurity. It's designed for professionals who want to deepen their understanding of information systems and cybersecurity challenges, learn the latest cybersecurity techniques and methods, and add a certificate to their resume.
Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-2887

The Certificate in Film Studies program offers undergraduates a comprehensive course of study in the history, criticism, theory, aesthetics, and production of the moving image in the unique context of an interdisciplinary program.

Whether you want to complete the 18-credit certificate or take a single class, this online program offers you the opportunity to study with award-winning professors and national or international professional filmmakers at the top of their field. You’ll find classes in general and specialized filmmaking, screenwriting, film theory, film criticism, and other subjects.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Certificate Program in Graphic Design and Digital Imaging offers students interested in breaking into the field of graphic design, digital media and electronic publishing an innovative mix of traditional design courses along with several courses in multimedia, web development, desktop publishing and more. As part of the program, students will complete numerous design projects for their portfolios, and get hands-on experience using software such as Adobe InDesign®, Photoshop®, Illustrator® and others.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-577-2760

The Certificate in Human Resource Management, a five course certificate, offered by the Isenberg School of Management, is flexible to fit with your schedule yet still thorough in its teaching to give you a leg up in your career. This certificate will instruct you on the key functions of human resource management, including recruiting, training, performance appraisals, motivating employees, workplace communication, and workplace safety and compensation.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

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.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617-267-7672

The certificate program in Instructional Technology Design is developed to meet the increasing challenges created by the high technology training needs of academic, corporate, and public educators. Through a combination of readings, discussions, lectures and projects, this program provides participants with the opportunity to design and produce computer-mediated learning activities and interactive multimedia materials, and to make effective use of instructional technology in curriculum development.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Certificate Program in Java Development is designed to provide IT professionals with a cluster of Java courses that will make them more competitive in today's marketplace.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Certificate Program in Multimedia Applications is interdisciplinary and draws upon the expertise and knowledge of several departments, colleges, and centers within the University, as well as outside expertise from industry professionals. With the rapid transfer of information and the growing need to present this information in a powerful way, individuals with the skills and knowledge to communicate effectively will flourish in the multimedia industry. 

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Certificate Program in Networking and Security prepares students for positions responsible for networking functions in large or small companies, such as network administrator, LAN technician, and system analyst. 

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Certificate Program in Paralegal Studies explores the role of paralegals in both the public and private sector, while offering a unique mix of legal theory and practical skills that will put you on the path to becoming a paralegal. This program is available entirely online to fit your busy life.

 
Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Certificate Program in Security Management and Homeland Security was developed in response to the growing threats facing our country and the increased demand for personnel knowledgeable in security management. 

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online

The Department of Sociology offers a Certificate in Social Work and Social Welfare to students interested preparing for entry-level employment in social welfare programs or social work agencies upon graduation or to pursue graduate work in social work or social policy.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online, Blended
Phone: 413-545-1537

The 15-credit, 5 course Certificate in Sustainable Food and Farming will surely create opportunities for people with academic credentials and experience in sustainable food and farming systems. You will learn about sustainable farming methods and the education and policy changes needed to effect a global move to sustainable farming methods. The certificate will help prepare students in three areas of study: sustainable farming systems, education and public policy and advocacy.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Professional Development
Format: Online

UMass Boston’s Sustainable Marine Aquaculture Certificate focuses on preparing you to successfully address key issues and challenges facing the aquaculture industry to ensure sustained growth. It’s designed for professionals already working in the field, students who are looking to gain additional industry expertise, and individuals trying to break into the aquaculture industry who want to hone their skills and add a certification to their resume.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online

UMass Boston’s Transition Leadership Certificate focuses on the transition from high school to adult life for young people with a wide range of disabilities. It’s designed for teachers and those with a master’s degree in Rehabilitation Counseling, School Guidance, School Adjustment Counseling, or School Social Work seeking a secondary license, as well as those seeking seeking initial licensure to work with special populations.

Gain the skills necessary to focus on employment, college preparation, and independent living skills for students with disabilities, ages 14-22, as well as the leadership skills needed to help influence state and national policy around transition and disability. Upon completion of the program, you’ll be prepared to excel in a new role, that of a transition specialist, and find employment in secondary schools, transition programs, and college programs that support transition-aged students with disabilities.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-6688

The Online Certificate in Translation and Interpreting is designed for students with high proficiency in English and at least one Language Other Than English (LOTE) who are interested in developing language mediation skills to meet the needs of an increasingly globalized world.

The demand for translation and interpreting has never been higher in a range of settings, including business, diplomacy, government, legal, healthcare, public service, schools, and many more.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's online Certificate Program in Linux/UNIX is designed for those currently in the computer industry who want to upgrade their skills, and for those with basic computer literacy who want to enter this fast-growing field. The program curriculum combines theory and practical applications.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

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 taking either the Web Design Track or the Web Development Track.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-1376

In this online program, you will learn the fundamentals of the craft and the new media skills you need to succeed in the industry. Whether you want to complete the 15-credit certificate or take a single class, this online program offers you the opportunity to study with award-winning professors and professional journalists at the top of their field. You’ll find classes in general and specialized newswriting, public relations, web design, infographics, ethics and many more subjects.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Certificate Program in Digital Marketing provides up-to-date knowledge of current digital marketing strategies and practices, and prepares students for success in the modern, hyper-connected business landscape.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-7550

The Certificate Program in Spanish/English Translation has been designed to meet the increasing local, national, and international demand for professionals, educators, and students interested in meeting the challenges of modern multicultural, multilingual societies. Participants will explore the history, principles, theory, and practice of oral and written translation. They will practice the techniques of legal, medical, technical, general, and literary translation and learn to use specialized dictionaries and other essential reference materials. They will also improve their knowledge of English and Spanish syntaxes, morphologies, and semantic systems.

Sponsoring Campus: Worcester
Level: Post-Graduate
Type: CME/CEU
Format: Online
Phone: (508) 856-3041

Practicing physicians and health care professionals can find interactive continuing medical education (CME) courses online from the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Continuing Education Department. The CME/CEU program currently offers a ‘Basic Skills for Working with Smokers Online Course’ which includes the following topics: the tobacco problem and public health perspective; exploring barriers and facilitators to change; developing an understanding of addiction; using pharmacotherapy to help your clients quit smoking; talking with clients about their tobacco use; health consequences of smoking; creating an environment supportive of tobacco treatment services; resources; and intake, assessment and treatment planning.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Blended
Phone: 413-545-1066

The Department of Nutrition at UMass Amherst offers the Concurrent Dietetic Internship/ Online Masters in Public Health (MPH) in Nutrition Program. This full-time, 27-month, post-baccalaureate program is a combination of online master’s curricula and supervised practicum activities (DI). At various prescheduled periods, interns rotate among clinical, community, and food service sites in Massachusetts, while at the same time completing online graduate-level coursework in public health and nutrition. The supervised practice experience provides dietetic interns with the practical skills necessary to become Registered Dietitians or Registered Dietitian Nutritionists.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-4059

The demand for public safety and security professionals with superior education and training has never been greater. Our innovative online certificate lets you keep working while you build cutting-edge skills in domestic violence, cyber crime, criminal forensics, international organized crime and other specialties tailored to your career objectives. Gain a solid foundation in American criminal justice - and valuable credit toward your sociology or criminal justice degree - as you prepare for positions in the judiciary, corrections, policing, homeland security, victim services and social services fields through this flexible program that draws upon the resources of UMass Amherst's nationally ranked Department of Sociology.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617.287.7636

A variety of approaches is introduced to invention, dialogue, listening, and teamwork. Certificate students learn to confront ambiguous and complex problems, reflect deeply and bring insights to the surface, transform the giving of feedback into a mutual learning experience, build relationships of trust and enthusiastic acceptance of diverse perspectives, articulate a practical vision, and collaborate in bringing it to fruition.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Post-Graduate
Type: Doctoral Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-4601

UMass Lowell's Ed.D. degrees offer professional educators the opportunity to complete a terminal degree. Graduates are able to pursue leadership roles in K-12 districts or instructional roles in education departments in higher education. These programs emphasize the development of thoughtful and reflective scholar practitioners.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Post-Graduate
Type: Doctoral Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-4601

UMass Lowell's Leadership in Schooling Ed.D. STEM Option is designed for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) educators who wish advance their skills as researchers and instructional leaders of PK-12 programs. Individuals who work in STEM fields in higher education may also find the program of value, but must recognize that the leadership aspects are focused on PK-12.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Post-Graduate
Type: Doctoral Degree
Format: Blended
Phone: 800-480-3190

Build your expertise in evidence-based health care and leadership skills, and become a clinical expert with the depth required to improve health care quality, formulate policies and teach others with UMass Lowell’s Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP).

Designed for those who hold a master of science degree in nursing, this post-master's degree can be completed in two years when pursued full-time, or in three years when pursued on a part-time basis. While courses are delivered online, the program also features five 2-day on-campus intensives that offer valuable networking, mentoring and scholarship opportunities.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Post-Graduate
Type: Doctoral Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-1302

The UMass Amherst Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program, open since 2006, was one of the very first online BS to DNP programs and has won a number of national and regional awards for excellence in online education. This program will help you develop the advanced practice knowledge and skills you need to manage patients as well as lead health care systems, evaluate and apply research and other forms of evidence, enhance and evaluate clinical outcomes, and help facilitate progress toward more effective and sustainable health care.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Post-Graduate
Type: Doctoral Degree
Format: Online

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is a 39-credit doctoral program at UMass Boston's College of Nursing and Health Sciences, open to all applicants holding a Master's degree in Nursing with preparation as a nurse practitioner or clinical nurse specialist, as well as those holding an MS in Nursing and certified as a nurse midwife or nurse anesthetist.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-4600

UMass Lowell's online Education Specialist in Administration, Planning and Policy program is designed to meet the needs of experienced practitioners who already hold a master's degree in education in a field other than educational administration. Each candidate for the Ed.S. in Administration, Planning and Policy is required to have at least five years of current K-12 teaching experience in order to enter the program. This program does not lead to licensure.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-4600

UMass Lowell's online Education Specialist in Reading and Language program is designed to meet the needs of experienced educators who already hold a master's in education in a field other than reading and language, and who wish to extend their knowledge and skills in order to be successful in teaching and assessing issues related to students' reading. This program does not lead to licensure.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Graduate Certificate in Accounting is a 12-credit certificate program designed to broaden and deepen the accounting knowledge of practicing professionals. It is an excellent way for students to enhance their skills and professional credentials in a competitive global business environment.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-2474

Early behavioral intervention is the key to successful treatment of autism. Currently, there is a critical shortage of skilled early intervention professionals in the United States. UMass Lowell's online Graduate Certificate Program in Applied Behavior Analysis: BCBA 5th Edition is designed to provide professionals in psychology, education, child care, speech and language disorders, mental health, and human services with an understanding of autism and related developmental disorders, as well as an introduction to behavioral methods and how and where such methods can be used.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

Advance your educational and professional goals with a Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics from UMass Lowell — a top-ranked, public research university. This four-course certificate program, available entirely online, is designed for working professionals who are looking to build a solid foundation of analytical skills that can be used to solve real-world problems in a variety of business areas.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-4088

Data-driven decision making is a necessary business skill for professionals to be effective and achieve strategic objectives in any industry. By completing this 15-credit certificate, you will learn how to process and visualize data as well as how to solve real-life business problems through data analysis. Whether you are a new graduate or a professional aspiring to a leadership position, this certificate will provide the skills necessary to succeed in today’s business world.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-7720

Business Analytics is a crucial tool to guide business operations towards achieving strategic objectives in any industry, from healthcare to finance and retail. Understanding and learning Business Analytics (BA) is therefore becoming a necessity for all business professionals. The Graduate Certificate Program in Business Analytics is designed to facilitate integrating business analytics into enterprise business processes.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics offers courses that will teach the skills, technologies, and concepts needed for managing and analyzing big and small data and creating impactful visualizations.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-2474

UMass Lowell's Graduate Certificate Program in Clinical Pathology combines theoretical and technical knowledge of human anatomy and physiology, genetics, clinical chemistry, immunology, microbiology, hematology, histocompatibility, cellular pathology, and other fields as they pertain to the diagnosis, monitoring, and prevention of disease.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's online Graduate Certificate Program in Cybersecurity consists of four graduate online courses in network security, digital forensics, network infrastructures, and secure mobile networks. This program differs from traditional graduate computer science courses in its focus on application-specific details, case studies and the operational framework required by today's IT professionals.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-2474

Offered by UMass Lowell's School of Criminology and Justice Studies, the Graduate Certificate Program in Domestic Violence Prevention offers courses in the areas of criminal justice, community social psychology, and health. This certificate can benefit those in the fields of nursing, health, social services, family services, youth services, police, hospital, and health agency administration, as well as other related professions. 

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-2731

The UMass Amherst Graduate Certificate in Early Grade Reading is the first university program that focuses specifically on early grade reading in developing countries. This 15-credit, fully-online program offers state-of-the-art professional development for practitioners and policymakers working on early grade reading projects around the world.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Graduate Certificate in Educational Policy is designed to expose students to present-day and emergent developments in educational policy. The curriculum has been designed to prepare students for a professional management or analytical role within a local or state education agency and/or to continue their study at the graduate level. The courses have been designed to provide students with the opportunity to undertake a graduate level exploration of major contemporary educational policy issues, while at the same time firmly grounding their understanding of these topics both in a historical context and with sensitivity to the critical role of educational institutions in the development of a more democratic society.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-1537

The Graduate Certificate in Engineering Project Management and Leadership is designed to equip the STEM professional or current graduate student in a STEM discipline with the necessary skills and competencies to manage and lead engineering and technology-based projects

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Certificate in Environmental Policy introduces students to environmental issues of local, state, regional, national, and global concern. It offers an excellent opportunity to achieve advanced knowledge and professional certification in the formulation and implementation of policies that achieve sustainable operations. It is offered by the Department of Public Policy in the School of Education, Public Policy and Civic Engagement at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

Learn how to evaluate and assess the effectiveness and outcomes of programs, policies, personnel, products and organizations of all types and sizes with UMass Lowell’s Graduate Certificate in Evaluation and Assessment. Aimed at public- and private-sector professionals who wish to gain expertise in this critical data-driven area, the program is available fully online — making it convenient, affordable and accessible for students throughout New England and beyond.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Graduate Certificate in Finance offers business professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to successfully compete in rapidly developing global financial markets.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413.545.5662

Follow the money: Fraud investigation, auditing, and complex decision-making all require the ability to track patterns of financial transactions and identify discrepancies. Accounting and finance professionals can gain these tools through Isenberg’s Graduate Certificate in Forensic Accounting.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-2474

UMass Lowell's Graduate Certificate Program in Forensic Criminology is designed for graduate students and professionals in the fields of criminal justice, nursing/public health, law and paralegal studies, psychology, and social work who wish to expand their expertise in forensic criminology. 

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: (978) 934-2848

 UMass Lowell's Graduate Certificate Program in Foundations of Business offers an excellent opportunity for people with non-business backgrounds to obtain a graduate-level business certificate.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617.287.6785

The Gender, Leadership, and Public Policy Certificate Program is a two-semester graduate certificate program designed to prepare women to take on leadership roles in government and nonprofit organizations; hold political office; and pursue advanced degrees, most frequently in law and public policy. The program offers a unique combination of academic work in policy studies and analytical and research skills plus carefully supervised public policy internships, advising and professional development activities.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-7338

The Gerontology Graduate Certificate is targeted to individuals in the aging network who are looking to upgrade their skills or advance in new directions within the field or for those looking to enter the field. This certificate may be earned by taking 5 courses (15 credit hours).

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-4530

Due to increasing requests from our online MPH students, the UMass Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences has developed the fully online Graduate Certificate in Global Health. This 15 credit program allows current, online UMass Amherst MPH students, and working professionals to gain the following skills in the growing field of Global Health: understand emerging health concerns including infectious diseases in a cross-cultural context, describe their role in planning, implementing, and evaluating global health programs from the community, regional, and national perspective, analyze the social, political, and medical, factors that influence the health of populations globally, describe issues related to health equity and human rights in a global context, and describe the role of Non-governmental organizations and the management of health concerns in a global context.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-5437

UMass Lowell's online Graduate Certificate Program in Health Informatics is intended for students with a background in health who wish to be prepared to apply current information technology to the management of health care services and information. Many students complete the certificate program before seeking admission into UMass Lowell's Master's Degree Program in Health Informatics and Management, and the certificate courses they have taken are then accepted as credits toward their master's degree.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-5437

UMass Lowell's Graduate Certificate in Health Information Management is intended for students with a background in health care or a related field who wish to apply the latest management techniques to the operations of health care facilities and services. 

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-1917

The Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Leadership and Management (HELM) is a 15-credit academic program focused on the study of leadership, management and organization in higher education with a focus on the intersection of theory and practice. The HELM Graduate Certificate is aimed at the many current and future leaders in higher education who would benefit from leadership training, but who do not need an advanced degree.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-3024

UMass Amherst's Information Security Graduate Certificate is an on-line program that will help build the sought-after-skills and knowledge needed to distinguish yourself in a highly competitive field. 

This professional certificate offers training in applied information technology security, policy, and risk management.  Learn how to protect and preserve corporate, non-profit, government, and educational information assets.  The graduate-level certificate is comprised of five classes (15 credits).

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

Whether you are an aspiring entrepreneur, an inventor, a mid-career professional or someone who is new to the business world, UMass Lowell's Graduate Certificate Program in Innovation and Entrepreneurship can help you gain the competitive edge by giving you the knowledge you need to effectively develop and launch a new business or product and promote and implement corporate entrepreneurship to gain a competitive advantage in the rapidly changing global economy.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617-267-7672

UMass Boston's Graduate Certificate in Instructional and Learning Design focuses specifically on design, assessment and evaluation considerations of instruction. As well, this certificate addresses learning theory and other design elements required in training and education. The content of this certificate is applied across all education and training arenas that involve adult learners, including higher education institutes, corporate associations and healthcare industries.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Graduate Certificate in International Business is designed for professionals currently working in or aspiring to work in companies that compete globally. This certificate will help develop skills that enable individuals to operate more effectively in global organizations.The IB Certificate is a great option for students who want to continue their education at the graduate level or for fully-employed individuals interested in career advancement, professional development, or a career change. 

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership is designed for professionals currently working in or aspiring to work in managerial positions in business, nonprofit, or governmental organizations. The business skills needed in today's leadership roles include the ability to lead, motivate, and empower others; the skills to design and implement high-performing organizational structures; and the ability to manage change in today's dynamic and increasingly internationalized work environment.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-2474

The Graduate Certificate in Plastics Engineering is designed to provide engineering professionals involved in the design of plastic parts with the plastics background they generally do not receive as part of their undergraduate education. This four-course online certificate program provides students with the fundamental concepts associated with plastics materials, processing and design. This program is open to students who have earned a B.S. degree in science or engineering.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Graduate Online Certificate in Public Management exposes students to the essential principles of public management within the context of public policy. Students learn about the foundation of policy development and public management. From this foundation students choose from a variety of electives that focus on areas which include state and local public finance, regional economic development, program evaluation and other aspects critical to public management.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-2474

The Graduate Certificate Program in Security Studies is appropriate for students with a general interest in homeland security, professionals who are currently employed in security-related jobs, and for those interested in pursuing careers in security. This certificate program addresses the increasing global and local concern involving security issues.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management focuses on practical knowledge—allowing students to examine various models of supply chain management, to troubleshoot issues, and to evaluate and analyze current supply chain efficiency and productivity.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 1-800-480-3190

The online Graduate Certificate Program in Systems Models and Management consists of four graduate online courses that focus on operating systems management, large-scale application deployment, network and systems administration, and managing virtual systems. This program differs from traditional graduate computer science courses in its focus on application-specific details, case studies and the operational framework required by today's IT professionals.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-2474

UMass Lowell's online Graduate Certificate Program in Victim Studies is designed for professionals in the fields of criminal justice, nursing/public health, law and paralegal studies, psychology, and social work who wish to expand their expertise in victim studies. Completion of the certificate program will better prepare students to participate in initiatives and programs that prevent crime victimization, to engage in research and evaluation focused on crime victim issues, and to respond effectively to victims of crime in a culturally appropriate manner.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

Build your knowledge of modern design and manufacturing practices and learn about different methods for experimental design and analysis with UMass Lowell's Graduate Certificate in Design and Manufacturing Engineering.

With this four-course online program — which is aimed at enabling engineers to become effective decision makers and technical leaders — you will explore current best practices related to the design, fabrication and delivery of premium, high-quality products at the lowest possible cost within engineering project budgets and schedules.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

The Public Administration and Leadership graduate certificate program is ideal for managers seeking to expand their leadership skills, staff members who are preparing to move into management roles, those looking to gain a management-oriented credential who hold an existing master's degree in relevant fields (such as criminal justice or social work), and prospective master of public administration students who want to earn an intermediate credential on the way to their graduate degree.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

Impact the future of sustainable energy and position yourself for success in this burgeoning field with UMass Lowell’s Graduate Certificate Program in Renewable Energy Engineering.

With this four-course online program, you will gain the knowledge and capabilities you need to develop renewable and responsible solutions to climate change and energy issues.

Sponsoring Campus: Donahue
Level: Non-credit
Type: Professional Development
Format: Online
Phone: 413-577-2014

Designed for front-line and mid-level managers, the UMass Donahue Institute’s non-credit online Leadership Excellence Certificate combines cutting-edge leadership development curriculum with a highly interactive online learning environment that thoughtfully and respectfully demands participant engagement in building the practice of self-awareness, experimentation, and reflection required to become a stronger leader in any type of organization.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-4385

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction is offering a M.Ed. Vision Studies (Orientation and Mobility). The 37-credit online graduate curriculum and resulting degree is regionally accessible across the six New England states with locally-based field experience coordinated throughout the two-year program of study. Students completing the 37-credit web-based curriculum are eligible to sit for the National Professional Certification Examination of the Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation and Education Professionals. Orientation and Mobility Specialists teach both children and adults with vision loss safety and confidence in independent travel skills.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-4385

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction is offering a M.Ed. Vision Studies (Teachers of Students with Visual Impairment) that leads to state licensure as "Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments". The 37-credit online graduate curriculum and resulting degree is regionally accessible across the six New England states with locally-based field experience coordinated throughout the two-year program of studies. Students completing Massachusetts Department of Education licensure requirements are able to apply for reciprocal licensure in each of the six New England states and each state participating in the NASDTEC interstate licensure agreement.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617.287.4385

The M.Ed. Vision Studies (Vision Rehabilitation Therapy) is an excellent option for those who want to work in a professional setting assisting adult populations who are visually impaired. The curriculum is aimed to integrate compensatory skills and assistive technology enabling them to live safe, productive, and independent lives.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-1917

The M.Ed./Ed.S.: Science Education Online is a graduate program offered jointly by the College of Education and College of Natural Sciences. Courses are offered from several departments to best serve the needs of elementary and middle school teachers. Program participants can earn an M.Ed./Ed.S. through the College of Education. Massachusetts’ teachers can earn Professional Licensure through completion of the M.Ed. and/or by earning 12 credits beyond the master’s degree while enrolled in an Ed.S. program. The master’s degree is comprised of 33 credits and the Ed.S. requires 30 credits.

Sponsoring Campus: Donahue
Level: Non-credit
Type: Professional Development
Format: Online
Phone: 413-577-2014
Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

Increase your capacity to question issues related to teaching, thinking, learning, and producing in and through the visual arts, with a Master of Art Education (MAE) online. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a novice in art education, or a related field, you’ll find educational opportunities that serve many interests and career goals in this online program.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 1-800-480-3190

Develop the professional skills necessary to assume leadership positions in the administration of criminal justice agencies with UMass Lowell's online Master of Arts in Criminal Justice program. Established in 1984 and named one of the best in the country, UMass Lowell's master's in Criminal Justice program has a long history of producing dedicated, well-rounded students who are in top demand by federal, state and local agencies. The online criminal justice degree features integrated, academically rigorous and empirically oriented criminal justice courses.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617.287.7636

In critical thinking we seek to scrutinize the assumptions, reasoning, and evidence brought to bear on an issue—by others and by oneself; such scrutiny is enhanced by placing ideas and practices in tension with alternatives. The Critical and Creative Thinking (CCT) program at the University of Massachusetts Boston provides its students with knowledge, tools, experience, and support so they can become constructive, reflective agents of change in education, work, social movements, science, and creative arts.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-6864

The Online Master of Arts in History offers a rigorous set of required and elective courses, along with supervised research and writing projects. Both demanding and flexible, the Online MA in History is designed to appeal to students with a wide variety of interests and professional goals, including:

  •     Students who want to test their capacity for graduate work beyond their undergraduate studies;
  •     Students who eventually wish to pursue a PhD degree in history; and
  •     Secondary-school teachers who wish to improve their content knowledge in the field of history.
Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Master of Arts Degree in Security Studies: Homeland Defense Concentration provides competencies and knowledge related to homeland security strategy and policy development, critical infrastructure protection, regional and national security intelligence, land and maritime border protection, and the use of new technologies in homeland security. Available entirely online, this 10-course master's degree program places emphasis on integrating a "big picture" policy perspective with an understanding of human behavior, systems and intelligence analysis.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Master of Arts in Security Studies: Industrial and Economic Security Concentration provides an opportunity for in-depth study of security threats against our nation's economy and private enterprise, along with a better understanding of the scientific and technological initiatives underway to combat these threats. Courses will examine global trafficking, economic crime, and the policies and legal frameworks for dealing with these issues. Additionally, students will explore topics related to energy security, computer network and facility security, and the defense industry.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Master of Arts Degree in Security Studies: International Security Concentration provides students with a comprehensive understanding of complex, intersecting global threats like organized criminal and terrorist networks, and the various policies, strategies and mechanisms to combat these threats. Available entirely online, this 10-course master's degree program places emphasis on intelligence analysis and threat assessment in a global context.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-7585

This program is designed to meet the needs of a local, national and international audience of adults wishing to enter the Counseling field. It is a 60-credit master's which meets the academic requirements for certification in the state of Massachusetts as a School Counselor. Students complete a series of general counseling courses and courses specific to school counseling. In addition, students complete field experiences in school settings through the practicum and internship.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-4600

The Master of Education Degree in Curriculum and Instruction is now available entirely online. This program is designed for experienced teachers who are interested in broadening their professional knowledge and obtaining a graduate-level degree that will allow them to enhance the teaching and the curriculum development process within their school system.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-4600

The Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction: Applied Behavior Analysis and Education Option, M.Ed. is a 30-credit (10-course) master's degree program that can be completed entirely online. Offered through UMass Lowell's School of Education in cooperation with the Psychology Department, this interdisciplinary program is designed for those who would like to integrate knowledge of autism studies with graduate courses in education.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-4600

The Master of Education Degree in Educational Administration is a 30-credit program designed to meet the needs of experienced practitioners who wish to broaden and deepen their professional knowledge and to expand the contributions they can make to education. Candidates who seek to enroll in this degree program should hold a teaching license in their state or have K-12 classroom teaching experience in a private education setting.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-4600

Boost your career trajectory in the rewarding field of higher education with UMass Lowell’s flexible and affordable Master of Education in Education Administration: Higher Education Option.

Taught and developed by UMass Lowell’s exceptional educators, the program’s robust and relevant curriculum provides the knowledge you need to effectively manage change within a higher education environment and tackle the many challenges facing colleges and universities today.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617-267-7672

The Online Master's Degree in Instructional Design offers comprehensive training in the design and delivery of adult education with the Online Master of Education Degree in Instructional Design from UMass Boston. Designed for professionals engaged in the education, training and development of adult learners in the workplace, the Online Master's Degree in Instructional Design provides a dynamic learning process and vibrant curriculum that meets the current educational demands of the marketplace.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-4600

UMass Lowell's 30-credit Master's Degree in Reading and Language, M.Ed. is designed for candidates who hold an initial or professional teaching license in Elementary Education, English as a Second Language, Moderate Disabilities or Early Childhood Education. A specialized program is also available for Massachusetts teachers who hold an initial Massachusetts teacher license in Elementary Education, English as a Second Language, Moderate Disabilities or Early Childhood Education and are eligible for professional licensure.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

With UMass Lowell's Master of Public Health (MPH): Healthcare Management Option program, you will build the knowledge you need to effectively tackle new and existing technology, information systems, finance and management challenges facing our healthcare system at the local, national and regional level.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-0798

UMass Amherst's fully online MPH in Nutrition lets you earn your credentials at your own pace, from anywhere in the world, without interrupting your career. The MPH in Nutrition trains health and nutrition professionals to solve complex health and nutrition issues and provide services for growing populations of older adults and other vulnerable groups. Working in interdisciplinary teams, students provide evidenced-based approaches in coursework and incorporate critical thinking and experiential learning to solve community-based health problems ranging from obesity and chronic disease to malnutrition, food insecurity, and nutritional deficiencies.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-4530

The Master of Public Health in Public Health Practice (MPH PHP) is a 42 credit, broad based, graduate-level public health degree designed for the full-time, working health program administrator, public health worker, or health care professional who is not planning an academic career, but who plans to continue working in the health care field. Participants in the Public Health Practice MPH Program seek to "be part of the solution" to our society's persistent health care problems.  They will come from state health departments, managed care organizations, academic medical centers, municipal and country health departments, Veterans Administration health systems, school health programs, private not-for-profit community agencies, the medical profession, and many other settings.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Master of Public Policy (MPP) degree is designed for individuals seeking employment in state, federal, or municipal government, non-profit organizations, and business, trade, or labor associations. The MPP degree is a great option for students who want to continue their education at the graduate level or for fully-employed individuals interested in career advancement, professional development, or a career change. 

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Blended
Phone: 413-545-2714

In the UMass Amherst School of Public Policy’s Master of Public Policy program, students gain the knowledge, skills, and practical experience to become a leader in the nonprofit, public, or private sector while creating meaningful social change.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online, Blended
Phone: 413-577-2322

As health care needs have grown exponentially, so have the roles and responsibilities of nurses. There's never been a more pressing demand for rigorously prepared nurses with the capability to lead across the full spectrum of clinical services.  Earning your degree through our all-online program lets you fulfill your work and family obligations without giving up advancement potential or a world-class education. Our Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) program - a concentration of the Master of Science in nursing degree - builds on your nursing education and clinical experience, preparing you for advanced nursing practice and providing you with the necessary skills and knowledge.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Blended
Phone: 413-545-1537

As environmental issues take center stage on global political and economic arenas, there’s more demand than ever for soil scientists with the ability to analyze, manage and conserve the land. This part-time program, designed for working professionals, readies you for certification as a Professional Soil Scientist and prepares you for careers in soil conservation, environmental consultancy, landscape design, agricultural management and other growing fields.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Master of Science in Accounting offers courses that are consistent with the content specifications of the CPA and Certified Management Accounting (CMA) exams and topics.

  • Offers three tracks of graduate accounting education for students with different accounting and business backgrounds
  • Provides high value and high quality
  • Taught by leading scholars supplemented by a cadre of seasoned practitioners
Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) degree, offered by the Manning School of Business, provides an economically affordable opportunity for students to prepare for higher-level accounting positions in corporate, government or nonprofit business environments. This online graduate-level program offers students the opportunity for in-depth study on topics such as globalization, governmental and nonprofit accounting, forensic accounting, corporate finance and advanced auditing.
 

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online, Blended
Phone: 413-545-5608

The Isenberg School of Management Master of Accounting degree program provides students with a greater understanding of accounting and business than is possible in an undergraduate program. The program prepares students for careers as professional accountants in financial institutions, government, industry, nonprofit organizations and public practice.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell’s Master of Science in Business Analytics program provides a solid foundation of analytical skills that can be used to solve real-world problems at both private and public firms in a diverse range of fields including healthcare, government, telecommunications, e-commerce, transportation and manufacturing.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-5608

Isenberg’s Online Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) is a 10-course, 30-credit program that you can complete in just one year and provides you with the foundational business skills you need.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The program provides the students with knowledge of core computer science topics in software, systems, and theory and on this foundation builds each student’s expertise in selected areas of specialization. The program through its set of offered electives has a focus on software rather than on computer systems. This focus is rooted in the research and professional expertise of our faculty. Students will graduate with the knowledge and skills required to develop high quality computer systems and application software. They are trained to be self-learners and follow the rapid changes in the field of computing throughout their career.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online

Whether you are a recent graduate or a professional looking to gain additional career skills, our program will prepare you for private and public sector roles that require management of complex data and familiarity with computational methods such as text analysis, network analysis, geocoding and GIS, simulation and scenario modeling, text scraping, Bayesian statistics, and machine learning for the social sciences.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell has a national reputation as a respected provider of high-quality engineering education programs at all levels through the doctorate. Offered through UMass Lowell's Francis College of Engineering, the program allows technical professionals and engineers to enhance their management and leadership skills through in-depth study of business principles and practices. Students who hold non-engineering or business undergraduate degrees can deepen their technical expertise through a specially selected list of engineering courses.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online, Blended
Phone: 413-545-1537

The UMass Amherst Master of Science in Engineering Management (MSEM) program emphasizes the use of engineering technology and management perspectives to solve complex problems, make decisions, and manage risk, all within the framework of complex systems analysis and design. This ten-course program equips engineers with the fundamental theory, management skills, and practical ideas needed to confidently pursue the growing number of engineering leadership positions across numerous industries.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-2848

UMass Lowell’s Master of Science in Finance is a 10-course master's degree program designed to provide students with a deeper understanding of how financial markets work, and to prepare graduates for careers in corporate finance and financial management. Offered by the Manning School of Business, this master’s degree program is available entirely online, providing a convenient format for busy professionals who may be juggling work and family responsibilities.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 978-934-5437

This multidisciplinary HIM program is designed to provide health care management and health informatics professionals with the knowledge needed for the delivery of high-quality, cost-effective health services, as well as expertise that is critical to the design, analysis and evaluation of public health and private-sector health systems. The program focuses on strategies and methods that positively contribute to the improvement of health, particularly in areas of critical health needs and under-served populations.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The UMass Dartmouth Master of Science in Healthcare Management (MSHM) provides you with the knowledge and tools to help improve the quality and efficiency of healthcare delivery and become an agent for positive change. Learn how to save time and money, improve quality of care, redesign organizational processes and reduce implementation errors.

Throughout the program, you’ll enhance your managerial skills, which can be applied immediately in the workplace. You’ll learn how to formulate and implement administrative policies and plans that support organizational goals. Graduates are well prepared to lead their organizations, and advance their careers.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 1-800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Master's Degree in Information Technology consists of 10 graduate courses that focus on operating systems management, large-scale application deployment, network and systems administration, and managing virtual systems. Designed to provide both a principled and applied exposure to designing, managing and deploying networked systems of computers, this program places emphasis on practical skills based on Linux/UNIX, Windows and Apple platforms while teaching general principles along with their technical and ethical foundations.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online

The Master of Science in Mental Health program prepares its graduates to be professional practitioners in a variety of community settings and institutions: hospitals, schools, rehabilitation agencies, career planning centers, employee assistance programs, clinics, residential treatment facilities, and other mental health agencies. It is a 60-credit master's which meets the academic requirements for licensure in the state of Massachusetts as a Mental Health Counselor (there are additional post graduate clinical experience requirements for licensure).

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Master of Science in Nursing program prepares you to be a leader in nursing and healthcare education or in global public health. Select one of two concentrations and earn your MS in Nursing completely online. Courses are asynchronous, which allows you to learn on your schedule.

Both concentrations provide the student with the foundational knowledge of healthcare systems, healthcare policy, nursing research methods, and healthcare informatics. You will apply your new knowledge in various practice settings, and a final capstone project prepares you for practice.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online

The Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling program prepares its graduates to be professional practitioners in a variety of community settings and institutions: hospitals, schools, rehabilitation agencies, career planning centers, employee assistance programs, clinics, residential treatment facilities, and other mental health agencies. It is a 60 credit master's which prepares students to meet the academic requirements for licensure in the state of Massachusetts and achieve national certification as a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC).

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Master of Science in Security Studies: Critical Infrastructure Protection Concentration prepares security and law enforcement professionals with the knowledge and competency necessary to manage increasingly complex security challenges at regional and international airports, commuter and commercial railways, maritime ports, and major roadways. Emphasis is placed on integrating a “big picture” policy perspective with an understanding of sensor technologies, transportation security, systems engineering, human behavior and intelligence analysis.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 800-480-3190

UMass Lowell's Master of Science in Security Studies: Cybersecurity Concentration provides students with a deeper understanding of computer network security for both private and government-run organizations. This 10-course master's degree program offers students a unique combination of graduate-level courses in two distinct disciplines: criminal justice and information technology.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Master of Science in Technology Management prepares you to rapidly respond with innovative solutions and help lead any organization in a dynamic, technology-driven, and competitive global business environment.

Sponsoring Campus: Lowell
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (978) 934-2474

The University of Massachusetts Lowell's Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree program is designed to prepare managers to become effective leaders in a rapidly changing and diverse competitive environment. This MBA program puts great emphasis on using case studies, experiential learning techniques and field programs applicable to a wide variety of commercial, industrial and not-for-profit settings to integrate theory and practice for students.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: (413) 545-5608

Isenberg is recognized as a leader in offering a high quality MBA that can be completed anytime, anywhere. Isenberg is proud to be part of UMass Amherst, the flagship campus for the UMass network, renowned for its accomplishments in technology, entrepreneurship, and sustainability. You can complete your degree 100% online or in a blended format at one of our Massachusetts satellite campuses. Our curriculum instills quantitative skills and business acumen, and is delivered by the same accomplished faculty as our onsite classes.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The Charlton Online MBA program is a fully online MBA program designed to provide students an education built on a balance between theory and practice that enables them to be successful in any business environment. We focus on developing the skills necessary to manage any size enterprise from a sole proprietor firm to a global corporation.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-5760

The MA program in Applied Linguistics at UMass Boston is comprehensive in its scope and designed to introduce students to the theoretical, empirical and practical dimensions of applied linguistics. The program emphasizes both theory and practice. These areas of inquiry are reflected in faculty and student research and the intellectual diversity characterizing the content of the various courses that students will be taking. The program is thus designed to enable students to understand the diversity of issues inherent in the study of language so they are well prepared to teach and do research in applied linguistics.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-7338

The Management in Aging Services master's degree program offers students an advanced degree in the growing field of aging services. This includes long-term care, service-supported housing, community-based services, marketing to an aging population, and health services for those requiring chronic care. The program will afford professionals in the aging network the opportunity to broaden their perspectives and develop skills in policy development and analysis, program management, administration, and finance with a focus on the aging population.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Master's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617.287.7223

UMass Boston's Online MBA is designed to develop the skills you need to make complex, real-world business decisions. Complete it in as little as one year, starting spring, summer, or fall.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-1537

Boost your career mobility and professional credibility through certification as a Professional Soil Scientist. With environmental sustainability at the forefront of global decision making, credentialed soil scientists with a solid background in soil pedology, chemistry, microbiology, and morphology are in growing demand. Whether your background is in wetland delineation, site suitability assessment, agricultural applications or other areas, this structured yet flexible program gives you the endorsement you need to expand your work with private companies, government research agencies and public institutions around the globe.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Non-credit
Type: Professional Development
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-7317

This non-credit online certificate program is appropriate for professionals in the field of aging services and transportation services interested in addressing senior transportation challenges and managing services that meet the mobility needs of an aging population. The certificate emphasizes specialized transportation services for senior passengers as well as public and community transportation services, but also identifies and discusses the needs of older adult passengers.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617.287.4385

The University of Massachusetts Boston offers a Certification track for individuals who are interested in qualifying for certification as an Orientation and Mobility Specialist. An Orientation and Mobility Graduate Certification option is for those who want to work in a professional setting assisting individuals who are blind/visually impaired reach their goal of becoming safe, efficient, independent travelers.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

UMass Dartmouth's Bachelor of Political Science Online Degree Completion Program offers a fully online degree completion program to students who wish to earn a political science undergraduate degree. Students who complete the program receive a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. This program offers a pre-law concentration. The Bachelor's in Political Science prepares graduates who are informed, critical, and articulate concerning public affairs.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Post-Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-7607

This 12 or 21 credit certificate program is designed to assist RNs who have Master's degrees in nursing to acquire the knowledge and clinical experience that will prepare them to sit for a gerontological, adult, or family nurse practitioner certification examination.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Post-Baccalaureate Certificate (PBC) in Artisanry is for students who already have earned a baccalaureate degree and who are interested in pursuing further study in the field of ceramics. This one-year, nine-credit program is for those who want to extend learning by participating within a community of undergraduate and graduate degree-seeking students to focus on studio development.

Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Post-Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-6811

The UMass Amherst  Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) Post-Master's Online Certificate prepares nurses to obtain psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner certification. Students who complete the certificate may sit for the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)  Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner board certification examination.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Non-credit
Type: Professional Development
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-6934

Project management is an essential skill in today’s business world. Practical Project Management provides professionals with the essential skills they need to succeed in an increasingly competitive job market. Organizations are faced with increasing pressure to complete projects within shorter time frames and with smaller budgets than in the past. Professionals need a workable method to ensure that their projects are profitable and aligned with the strategic goals of their organization.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Non-credit
Type: Digital Badge
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-6934, 617-287-7298

The University of Massachusetts Boston's Project Risk Management is a self-paced, online course that covers the following 6 steps of project risk management, as prescribed by the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®):

  • Risk management planning
  • Risk identification
  • Qualitative risk analysis
  • Quantitative risk analysis
  • Risk response planning
  • Risk control
Sponsoring Campus: Amherst
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 413-545-5096

The Amherst Online RN to BS Program prepares nurses for a successful career in healthcare. With the many changes taking place within the nursing profession, nurses need the skills to advance their careers and become leaders in nursing. In addition to practicum, coursework includes: nursing research, cultural diversity issues, community focused nursing, management, and writing in nursing.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 617.287.6100

The UMass Boston Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing for RNs program maximizes accessibility and convenience for highly motivated, independent professionals. There is, however, a requirement that students attend a residential orientation prior to the commencement of the online nursing classes. The Nursing course portion of the program operates on a cohort model, whereby a group of students completes the same program of study over five semesters.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

The College of Nursing offers registered nurses an online baccalaureate completion program that is individually planned for each student. Students are prepared for success in using online technology and digital skills in the introductory nursing courses. Customized planning continues as students are supported and guided as they progress through the program by faculty and student mentors.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617-287-7338

The Undergraduate Certificate in Gerontology provides students with an understanding of the aging network and aging process through direct service, research, field placements and legislative advocacy for the elderly. It is designed for individuals currently working in or new to the field of Gerontology and augment their current knowledge and skills to pursue a rewarding career built around issues of aging and public service.

Sponsoring Campus: Boston
Level: Graduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 617.287.4385

The graduate certificate in Vision Rehabilitation Therapy is an excellent option for those who want to work in a professional setting assisting adult populations who are visually impaired. The curriculum is aimed to integrate compensatory skills and assistive technology enabling them to live safe, productive, and independent lives.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Bachelor's Degree
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

UMass Dartmouth's Women's and Gender Studies Degree offers a fully online degree program to students who wish to enter into the field of Women's and Gender Studies. This degree enables students to pursue a variety of occupations in fields such as the arts, business, education, health care, media, politics, law, social services, and psychology.

Sponsoring Campus: Dartmouth
Level: Undergraduate
Type: Certificate
Format: Online
Phone: 508-999-9202

UMass Dartmouth's Women's and Gender Studies Undergraduate Certificate offers students the opportunity to develop a fuller understanding of the position of women in society. Courses draw upon such fields as economics, history, literature, political science, and sociology, as well as feminist thought and methodology. The Women's and Gender Studies Certificate fosters an active examination of the varying influences upon women's and men's lives such as race, class, ethnicity, gender, sex, sexuality, and age.

Get Started: Call 1.877.698.6277 or click www.umassonline.net.