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Innovation & Entrepreneurship

University of Massachusetts Lowell

12 months
Duration
29841 USD/year
26990 USD/year
15210 USD/year
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About

Innovation & Entrepreneurship degree from University of Massachusetts Lowell provides engineers, business majors and scientists with the skills and knowledge required to drive innovation in today's collaborative, global workforce.

Overview

From a competitive perspective, the shift from a manufacturing base to a technology-innovation and knowledge-based economy requires new skills among organizational employees. In conversations with executive staff in major companies in the region we have been told repeatedly that the region's engineers and scientists need to be entrepreneurial. As competition and costs rise, research and development efforts must clearly contribute to business growth and the company bottom line. Thus, companies are looking for technical professionals who can generate new ideas and new businesses. Innovation & Entrepreneurship degree is offered by University of Massachusetts Lowell

Using a combination of class work, case work and real-world project activity, students will:

  • Understand and leverage the business opportunities accompanying technology innovation within established companies and through the launch of new ventures.
  • Develop an understanding of technology innovation and entrepreneurship from both an academic and applied perspective.
  • Learn how to appropriately value and finance technology innovations and new ventures.
  • Develop the market research and sales skills necessary to position technology innovations to create competitive advantage.
  • Develop the management skills required to identify, launch and execute innovative products, services and new ventures.
  • Develop an applied understanding of the regulatory and property law issues accompanying the innovation and entrepreneurship processes.
  • Develop the project management and interdisciplinary team skills required to manage in an open collaboration environment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Innovation & Emerging Technology
  • Market Research for Entrepreneurs
  • Financing Innovation & Tech. Ventures
  • New Product Development
  • Project Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National Students - UMass Lowell Graduate Admissions offers rolling admissions for all programs

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate degree and performance in science, engineering or business (other areas will be considered if the applicant demonstrates significant work experience in a technical field)
  • An official Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) score or Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Three letters of recommendation (professional and academic)
  • A letter describing the applicant’s professional goals and how earning a MS will assist in their professional development
  • Applicants from non-English speaking countries must present a minimum score on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) of 600 (paper-based) or 100 (Internet-based).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29841 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29841 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    26990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26990 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15210 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15210 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Lowell

1130 - 2341 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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