University of Massachusetts-Lowell

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University of Massachusetts-Lowell Review

Lowell, MA, 1 University Ave
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Career Preparation A-
Students and Culture A
Facilities A
Activities and Groups A
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Excellent

University of Massachusetts-Lowell is a large, public, four-year university enrolling 18,047 students and offering 160 degrees in Lowell, MA.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of Massachusetts-Lowell.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Business
746 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
33
Business Administration and Management
436
198
40
Commerce
5
Economics
23
Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial Studies
10
Management Science
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Engineering
682 recent grads, 5 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
21
11
Biomedical Sciences
0
Chemical Engineering
51
9
1
0
Civil Engineering
65
35
0
1
Civil Engineering Technology/technician
1
0
0
Computer Engineering
18
36
2
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
68
29
0
5
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/technician
3
7
1
Engineering
3
Engineering
10
3
Environmental Control Technologies/technicians
7
0
Environmental Studies
7
Industrial Production Technologies/technicians
4
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/technician
0
Mechanical Engineering
136
40
0
4
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/technicians
4
9
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/technician
7
Polymer/plastics Engineering
19
46
14
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Human and Social Sciences
519 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American/united States Studies/civilization
3
Community Health Services/liaison/counseling
8
History
35
Intercultural/multicultural and Diversity Studies
2
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
4
11
1
Philosophy
9
Political Science
40
Psychology
234
5
130
Social Psychology
13
Social Sciences
8
1
Sociology
15
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Legal and Law
472 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Law Enforcement Administration
260
82
29
Criminal Justice
61
Criminalistics and Criminal Science
9
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
31
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Computer Technology
461 recent grads, 5 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
34
0
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
12
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
1
Computer Science
57
42
11
Information Science/studies
36
215
33
Information Technology
17
System, Networking, and Lan/wan Management/manager
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Healthcare
401 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
11
Clinical/medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions
33
0
7
Geriatric Nurse/nursing
0
Health/health Care Administration/management
19
26
Health/medical Physics
0
0
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
3
Nursing Education
0
Nursing Practice
6
Nursing Science
2
2
Nutrition Sciences
16
2
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene
0
0
0
Physical Therapy/therapist
31
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
0
Public Health
20
Public Health
0
Radiologic Technology/science - Radiographer
0
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
0
0
Registered Nurse
111
35
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions
77
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Education and Liberal Arts
378 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics
1
Curriculum and Instruction
73
Educational Leadership and Administration
24
8
English Language and Literature
84
2
Fine Arts and Art Studies
34
Foreign Languages and Literatures
6
Liberal Arts
102
Mathematics Teacher Education
0
Music Teacher Education
11
Reading Teacher Education
20
4
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
0
Spanish Language and Literature
0
Special Education and Teaching
2
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas
2
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Mathematics and Science
319 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
1
Biology
85
32
8
Chemistry
19
11
2
7
Environmental Health
5
11
2
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
0
Mathematics
28
29
1
Physical Sciences
26
Physics
8
32
9
Polymer Chemistry
2
Statistics
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Art and Design
99 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Commercial and Advertising Art
8
Music
75
1
1
Music Performance
14
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Trades and Careers
8 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
National Security Policy Studies
8
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of Massachusetts-Lowell.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
Applied Mathematics
Business Administration and Management
Commerce
Clinical/medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions
Commercial and Advertising Art
Computer and Information Sciences
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
Computer Science
Law Enforcement Administration
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
Specialized institution accreditations:
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 5 Reviews
Alumni
B.S. Criminal Justice, Political Science, Class of 2014

Co-Ops, Job Fairs, Resume writing, interview prep

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Plastics Engineering, Class of 2011

career services center, practice interviews, networking dinners, job fairs, & career counselers

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor's of science- nursing, Class of 2013

Clinicals, preceptorship, resume assistance, interviewing classes

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 5 Reviews
Alumni
B.S. Criminal Justice, Political Science, Class of 2014

Low-middle class, well rounded, hard working, dedicated

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Plastics Engineering, Class of 2011

varried backgrounds with an all inclusive culture

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business, Class of 1981

blue collar, hard working kids

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 5 Reviews
Alumni
B.S. Criminal Justice, Political Science, Class of 2014

New, state of the art, improving, antique

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Plastics Engineering, Class of 2011

State of the art with upgrades being done all the time

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor's of science- nursing, Class of 2013

Clean dining halls with multiple options, many computer labs with the newest pcs, classrooms have new technology. Have not seen the dorms, I commuted.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
French and Spanish, Class of 2001

pc and mac labs, recently renovated school, gym, cafeteria

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 5 Reviews
Alumni
B.S. Criminal Justice, Political Science, Class of 2014

Student Programming board, cultural clubs

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor's of science- nursing, Class of 2013

I'm not sure, I didn't participate much as I was a single mom

Rated January 2016
Alumni
French and Spanish, Class of 2001

sports, student council, math team

Rated January 2016
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