University of Massachusetts - Lowell

University of Massachusetts - Lowell
Type Public
Established 1894 (1894)
Chancellor Jacqueline Moloney
Provost Michael Vayda
Location Lowell, Massachusetts, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Blue and black
Nickname Riverhawks
Website uml.edu
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=18527

University of Massachusetts Lowell (also known as UMass Lowell) is an urban public research university in Lowell, Massachusetts, United States and is part of the University of Massachusetts system. The university offers 122 undergraduate, 42 master’s, and 36 doctoral programs across its six colleges and schools.[1] UMass Lowell is classified as a research university with high research activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.[2] The university enrolled more than 17,000 students, and it ranked 152 among national universities and 78 in "Top Public Schools" according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[3]

Informatics programs

Bioinformatics and chemical informatics

The following bioinformatics- / chemical informatics-related options exist for potential students:

B.S. in Bio-Cheminformatics
??? credit hours
Available online? No
Program URL: [1]

M.S. in Bio-Cheminformatics
?? credit hours
Available online? No
Program URL: https://www.uml.edu/Sciences/Bio-Cheminformatics/Programs/Graduate.aspx

Sc.D. in Bio-Cheminformatics
?? credit hours
Available online? No
Program URL: https://www.uml.edu/Sciences/Bio-Cheminformatics/Programs/Graduate.aspx

Health and clinical informatics

The following health/clinical informatics options exist for potential students:

M.S. in Health Informatics and Management
Informatics Concentration
36 credit hours over 12 courses, completed in roughly two years
Available online? Yes
Program URL: https://continuinged.uml.edu/him/degree_healthinformatics.cfm

Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics
12 credit hours over four courses
Available online? Yes
Program URL: https://continuinged.uml.edu/him/certificate_healthinformatics.cfm

Additional external links

References

  1. "University of Massachusetts Lowell: Chancellor" (PDF). University of Massachusetts Lowell. 01 July 2015. http://www.massachusetts.edu/sites/massachusetts.edu/files/content/images/UMLchancellorsearch/UMass%20Lowell%20Chancellor%20-%20Position%20Profile.pdf. Retrieved 01 December 2016. 
  2. "Standard Listings". Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Indiana University. http://carnegieclassifications.iu.edu/lookup/standard.php. Retrieved 01 December 2016. 
  3. "University of Iowa". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/umass-lowell-2161. Retrieved 01 December 2016.