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Plastics Engineering Fundamentals, Postgraduate Certificate

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

The Graduate Certificate in Plastics Engineering Fundamentals is designed to provide engineering professionals - such as mechanical engineers involved in the manufacturing or design of plastic parts - with the plastics background they generally do not receive as part of their undergraduate education. This four-course online certificate program provides students with the fundamental concepts associated with plastics materials, processing and design.

All of the courses in this certificate program may be applied towards any of the graduate degree programs offered through UMass Lowell's Department of Plastics Engineering.

Accreditation

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an accredited member of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. Accreditation indicates that the University is recognized and approved by regional and national associations concerned with the quality of higher education, and it assures that study undertaken here has transfer value to other accredited institutions of higher education.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Advanced Plastics Materials
  • Advanced Plastics Processing
  • Mechanical Behaviors of Polymers
  • Polymer Structure, Properties & Applications
  • Plastics Product Design
  • Advanced Mold Design

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    12 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

For more information, please visit the program website.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    575 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 575 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National Applies to you

    575 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 575 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Per credit-contact hr. - $575

Funding

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