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The Francis College of Engineering at UMass Lowell has a proud heritage, spanning more than a century, for providing outstanding, practical and affordable engineering education and a growing portfolio of research and innovation. This heritage has evolved with the economy and industry of the area. It has been intimately involved through its training of engineers and entrepreneurs and its close partnerships with local industries.

In addition to the vast research and innovation activity, the College remains dedicated to providing a hands-on, real-world education for its students in the Departments of:

  •     Chemical
  •     Civil and Environmental
  •     Electrical and Computer
  •     Mechanical and Plastics Engineering and 
  •     Engineering Technology

Students are exposed to projects that “make a difference,” including projects in Assistive Technology, where engineering students assist handicapped or disadvantaged individuals through applications of innovative problem-solving; Sustainable Infrastructure and Development, where engineering and nursing students assist with providing infrastructure and public health needs in developing foreign locations; or other needs originating from the community. 

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Commission of Higher Education

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