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With almost 200 of the University's degrees and certificates now available online, UMassOnline is proud to be helping busy professionals, lifelong learners, and students worldwide.

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UMassOnline offers more than 1,500 online courses annually to help our students continue their education, enhance their careers, and enrich their lives no matter where they are located.

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Top 6 Factors to Consider When Choosing Student-Centric Online Education

Over the last six months so much has happened that many of us barely recognize our lives now. In the blink of an eye, the on-campus college experience was turned upside down for millions of students – leaving many to wonder what the Fall ’20 semester and beyond will look like. Now Fall is here and the questions still remain. Some students have decided to continue to pursue their degree on-campus while others are turning to online learning as it offers the same high-quality education ...

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Certificate in Cybersecurity Management

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.

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UMass Online and Mass General Brigham form an alliance to help transform higher education for healthcare professionals

Partnership creates customized curriculum to address skills gaps to advance education for employees of Massachusetts' largest employer Boston, MA – Today, the University of Massachusetts announced a strategic alliance between UMass Online and Mass General Brigham (formerly Partners HealthCare) to develop a certificate and degree completion pathway for healthcare professionals in support of the economic recovery in a critical area of need within the state. "Simply put, there i ...

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Students Are Saying

Ellen Lechtenberg, MPH, RD, IBCLC

"I have been busy since graduating from the online MPH in Nutrition Program at UMass Amherst and UMassOnline. I finally opened the Mothers Milk Center at work! This centralizes how we handle mothers milk and changes all steps related to human milk from storage to fortification and discharge. This has been a huge project. Your graduate program and projects associated with the classes really helped me tackle this overwhelming task from researching best practice, designing the room, writing policie ..."

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