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UMass Lowell Navitas Global Student Success Program

Direct Graduate Entry to UMass Lowell

The Navitas Global Student Success Program (GSSP) facilitates direct entry on behalf of the University of Massachusetts Lowell, allowing students to integrate straight into their master’s degree program.

Why UMass Lowell?

UMass Lowell is a national research university committed to preparing students for work in the real world— solving real problems and helping real people—by providing an affordable, high-quality education. Located on a high-energy campus in the heart of a global community, the university offers 42 master’s degree programs in subjects such as business, engineering, computer science, science and more. A graduate degree can lead to a higher salary and additional job opportunities, and with a degree from UMass Lowell, you will be ready to take on the world.

Graduate programs at UMass Lowell

College of Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Science

  • Master of Arts (MA)

    • Community Social Psychology
    • Criminal Justice
    • History
    • Peace & Conflict Studies
  • Master of Music (MM)

    • Music Education
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA)

  • Master of Science (MS)

    • Autism Studies

College of Health

  • Master of Public Health (MPH)
  • Master of Science (MS)

    • Clinical Laboratory Sciences
    • Pharmaceutical Sciences
    • Work Environment

Manning School of Business

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

  • Master of Science (MS)

    • Accounting
    • Business Analytics
    • Finance
    • Entrepreneurship

Francis College of Engineering

  • Master of Science in Engineering (MSE)

    • Chemical Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Computer Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Environmental Studies
    • Engineering Management
    • Energy Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Plastics Engineering

Graduate School of Education

  • Master of Education (MEd)

    • Curriculum & Instruction
    • Reading & Language
  • Education Specialist (EdS)

    • Curriculum & Instruction
    • Educational Planning & Policy
    • Reading & Language

College of Science (MS)

  • Biological Sciences

  • Chemistry

  • Environmental Studies

  • Marine Science & Technology

  • Mathematical Sciences

  • Physics

  • Radiological Science & Protection

Important Dates

Year Intake Graduate direct entry application and supporting documents
2021 Spring TBD
2020 Fall July 5

Direct entry requirements

To generate an offer, applicants will need to complete and provide the following documents. Please allow 3-5 weeks for completed applications to be processed with graduate admissions.

Document required Further information
Completion of the UMass Lowell GSSP application form Please visit to access the form.
Certified copies of university academic transcripts and final degree certificate. If still currently studying, a supporting letter is needed from the university with enrollment status and expected graduation date.
GRE or GMAT scores GMAT scores required for graduate business programs. GRE scores also accepted for Business Analytics. GRE scores required for all other graduate degree programs.
IELTS/TOEFL scores/Duolingo TOEFL - 100+ (business programs), 79+ (all other programs) IELTS - 7.0+ (business programs), 6.5+ (all other programs)
Duolingo - 115 (business Program), 105 (all other programs)
Three signed letters of recommendation Letter may be academic or professional.
Statement of purpose with student’s name clearly stated