New Certificates

College Approval Deadline: November 1 (annually). Effective term is for the subsequent academic year. For example, if you submit a proposal and receive college approval by November 1, 2024, your proposal will be effective for the 2025-2026 Academic Year. 

Proposal Process

Submit New Program Curriculog Form (instructions linked) and attach the New Certificate Template [docx], an Assessment Plan Template [docx], and Curriculum Map Template [docx]. Certificates must follow University Policy S16-17 [pdf].

Types of Certificates

Certificates on Transcripts

In order for the certificate to be noted on the transcript, the department advisor and student must complete a certificate audit form to the appropriate University office for evaluation. The university requires a minimum GPA of 3.0 on the program as a whole for the certificate to be awarded. 

Basic Certificate Audit Form (Submit to the Registrar's Office)
Advanced Certificate Audit Form [pdf] (Submit to GAPE)