University of Massachusetts-Lowell Graduate Schools

University of Massachusetts-Lowell (referred to as Massachusetts-Lowell) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lowell, MA. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Massachusetts-Lowell is $15,160 for Massachusetts residents and $26,940 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,238 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 18,242 including undergraduate students.

University of Massachusetts-Lowell Graduate School Overview

University of Massachusetts-Lowell (referred to as Massachusetts-Lowell) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lowell, MA. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
University of Massachusetts-Lowell is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1975 - Current).
University of Massachusetts-LowellDirectory Information
School NameUniversity of Massachusetts-Lowell (referred to as Massachusetts-Lowell)
Address1 University Ave, Lowell, MA 01854-5104
Phone978-934-4000
Webhttps://www.uml.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.uml.edu/admissions/apply/default.aspx
Financial Infohttps://www.uml.edu/thesolutioncenter/financial-aid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Massachusetts-Lowell is $15,160 for Massachusetts residents and $26,940 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,238 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 18,242 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 118 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 22 programs are available online classes.
Massachusetts-Lowell Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$26,940
$15,160 for Massachusetts Residents
Student Population4,238
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs118 graduate programs
(22 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Massachusetts-Lowell is $15,160 for Massachusetts residents and $26,940 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $837 for Massachusetts residents and $1,491 for out-of-state students. University of Massachusetts-Lowell offers the alternative tuition plans.
Massachusetts-Lowell 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Massachusetts Residents$15,160
Out-of-State$26,940
Tuition per Credit Hour
Massachusetts Residents$837
Out-of-State$1,491
University of Massachusetts-Lowell offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On University of Massachusetts-Lowell campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Massachusetts-Lowell
Distance Learning (Online Classes)22 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

University of Massachusetts-Lowell 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Massachusetts-Lowell is $15,160 for Massachusetts residents and $26,940 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.37% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at University of Massachusetts-Lowell
Massachusetts ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$1,637$12,162$6,425$18,053
2016-2017$14,304$375$25,853$375
2017-2018$14,590$450$26,370$450
2018-2019$14,590$470$26,370$470
2019-2020$14,590$570$26,370$570
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $14,984 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Massachusetts-Lowell. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.20% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $7,574. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.41% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of Massachusetts-Lowell
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$11,670$1,426$5,150$1,926
2016-2017$12,073$1,422$5,150$1,922
2017-2018$12,496$1,422$5,400$1,922
2018-2019$12,748$1,424$5,400$1,924
2019-2020$13,060$1,424$5,650$1,924
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $837 for Massachusetts residents and $1,491 for other students at University of Massachusetts-Lowell. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour University of Massachusetts-Lowell
Massachusetts ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$767$1,360
2016-2017$816$1,457
2017-2018$836$1,490
2018-2019$837$1,491
2019-2020$837$1,491

Graduate Programs at Massachusetts-Lowell

University of Massachusetts-Lowell offers 121 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,596 students have completed their study at University of Massachusetts-Lowell.
Offered Degrees at University of Massachusetts-Lowell
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree48111,102
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship24184
Doctor's degree - other3038
Post Bachelor's Degree4411372
Post Master's Degree200
Total121231,596

University of Massachusetts-Lowell offers 121 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,596 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,102 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 38 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 372 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 11 completers-
Environmental Studies11-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 105 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology45-
Computer Science60-
Education [+] (6 completers) 90 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction57$44,000
Educational Leadership and Administration16-
Music Teacher Education4-
Reading Teacher Education13-
Engineering [+] 255 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering22-
Chemical Engineering16-
Civil Engineering27-
Computer Engineering39-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering40$78,600
Mechanical Engineering44$71,900
Polymer/Plastics Engineering41-
Engineering (other)26-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 10 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians (other)1-
Engineering/Industrial Management9-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 27 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences27-
Biomedical Sciences0-
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 15 completers-
Mathematics15-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 16 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution16-
Physical Sciences [+] 29 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry14-
Physics7-
Physics (other)8-
Psychology [+] 18 completers-
Psychology8-
Social Psychology10-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 79 completers$52,100
0$52,100
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration79-
Human Services [+] 4 completers-
0-
Public Administration4-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 25 completers-
Social Sciences0-
National Security Policy Studies25-
Social Sciences (other)0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 98 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management28-
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer0-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist11-
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions (other)0-
Pharmaceutical Sciences5-
Public Health34-
Environmental Health7-
Health/Medical Physics0-
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse13-
Business [+] (6 completers) 316 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management257$69,600
Accounting28-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies11-
Finance14-
Management Science6-
History [+] 0 completers-
History0-
Total1,102
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Computer Science6-
Education [+] (2 completers) 8 completers-
Education2-
Educational Leadership and Administration1-
Reading Teacher Education1-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)4-
Engineering [+] 50 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering19-
Chemical Engineering3-
Civil Engineering0-
Computer Engineering3-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering9-
Mechanical Engineering11-
Polymer/Plastics Engineering4-
Engineering (other)1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
International/Global Studies0-
Physical Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry3-
Polymer Chemistry2-
Physics3-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Psychology0-
Applied Psychology0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 1 completers-
0-
Criminalistics and Criminal Science1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Environmental Health3-
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene0-
Nursing Science1-
Business [+] 7 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)7-
Total84
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 38 completers-
Physical Therapy/Therapist34-
Nursing Practice4-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)0-
Total38
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (1 completers) 26 completers-
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager5-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance21-
Education [+] 7 completers-
Education0-
Special Education and Teaching (other)1-
Mathematics Teacher Education1-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor5-
Engineering [+] (3 completers) 32 completers-
Engineering4-
Chemical Engineering1-
Computer Engineering1-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering2-
Mechanical Engineering1-
Polymer/Plastics Engineering15-
Engineering (other)8-
Engineering Technology [+] (4 completers) 29 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians (other)0-
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician24-
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians (other)4-
Nanotechnology1-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 0 completers-
Mathematics0-
Statistics0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 4 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution3-
Nutrition Sciences1-
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies0-
Physical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry1-
Psychology [+] (1 completers) 70 completers-
Psychology70-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (4 completers) 106 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies72-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services (other)34-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Social Sciences (other)0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 36 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management28-
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions (other)3-
Public Health5-
Health/Medical Physics0-
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene0-
Public Health (other)0-
Nursing Science0-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)0-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)0-
Business [+] 59 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management55-
Operations Management and Supervision2-
Finance and Financial Management Services (other)0-
Management Science2-
Total372
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Nursing Education0-
Total0

Graduate Student Population at Massachusetts-Lowell

For academic year 2019-2020, total 4,238 students enrolled into University of Massachusetts-Lowell graduate schools where it has total 18,242 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,262 full-time and 2,976 part-time students. By gender, 2,359 male and 1,879 female students are attending University of Massachusetts-Lowell graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for University of Massachusetts-Lowell.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
University of Massachusetts-Lowell
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,2382,3591,879
Full-time1,262695567
Part-tme2,9761,6641,312
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at University of Massachusetts-Lowell.
There are 2,337 White (55.14%), 206 Black/African American (4.86%), 211 Hispanic (4.98%), 296 Asian (6.98%), and 1,188 students with other races. 687 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of Massachusetts-Lowell
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,2382,3591,879
American Indian/Native American431
Asian296161135
Black/African American20612482
Hispanic21111497
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White2,3371,2271,110
Two More653530
Un-Known432269163
Non-resident Alien687426261
University of Massachusetts-Lowell offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,894 graduate students (44.69% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 335 graduate students (7.90% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for University of Massachusetts-Lowell.
Distance Learning Student Population at University of Massachusetts-Lowell
Number of Students
Total4,238
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,894
Enrolled Some Online Courses335
Not in Online Courses2,009
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Massachusetts-Lowell. 931 students are aged 20 to 24 (21.97% of total students), 300 students are aged above 50 (7.08%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Massachusetts-Lowell.
Graduate Student Population By Age at University of Massachusetts-Lowell
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,2382,3591,879
Age 20-21392118
Age 22-24892497395
Age 25-291,176631545
Age 30-34749431318
Age 35-39484291193
Age 40-49598322276
Age 50-64293161132
Over 64752

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