Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Welcome! We offer a supportive and challenging environment, expand knowledge through cutting-edge research & enrich our community through creative enterprise. We offer over 24 undergraduate & graduate degree programs through our 11 academic departments & numerous interdisciplinary programs. Learn more.
World-Ready Education: Through effective classroom engagement, research opportunities working with our distinguished faculty, & a range of other experiential learning opportunities, students emerge from our degree programs equipped with the skills, insights, & perspective needed to achieve success in their careers & improve their communities.
“Sounds of Portugal: A Concert by Ana Laíns” returns to UMass Lowell. This event is organized by UMass Lowell Saab-Pedroso Center for Portuguese Culture and Research, the College of Fine Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, and University Advancement, in partnership with Portuguese/American Cultural Exchange (PACE). Read more...
Advanced Study Opportunities: Our graduate degree & certificate programs give students the skills and knowledge to assume leadership roles in business, research, education, government, & community organizations. Through our accelerated “bachelors to masters” programs, students may earn dual credits that can be applied to both undergraduate & graduate degrees.
Cutting-edge Research & Creative Activity: Our faculty includes nationally & internationally recognized researchers, scholars, & creative artists engaged in developing new knowledge and contributing to the cultural fabric of our world. Our College’s research and cultural centers serve as hubs for scholarship & creative activity, and provide ample opportunities for student engagement.

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