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Certificate in Contemporary Communications

Program Details

The UMass Lowell online Contemporary Communications Certificate is an introductory certificate preparing students for work in a rapidly changing, information-driven workplace. Students will develop skills in research, analysis, writing, graphic presentation of material, and the use of technology as a tool for communication.

Program Highlights:
  • Flexibility and convenience
  • The Certificate program is interdisciplinary and draws upon the expertise and knowledge of several departments within the University
  • Many of the courses in this certificate can also be applied towards several other certificates and degrees offered by UMass Lowell

Requirements

  • Official transcripts of all college, university, or post-secondary schools attended and course descriptions
  • Official high school transcripts or its equivalent (GED certificate), from applicants with no previous college/university experience

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Restrictions

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is not presently accepting applications or registrations for online courses, degrees or certificate programs from residents of Arkansas, Kansas or Minnesota. Due to recent legislative changes the University of Massachusetts Lowell is not seeking state authorization to offer online programs in those states. State and federal laws require colleges and universities to receive state authorization to offer online programs in states other than their own.