Graduate Studies

Timeline for Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Students


1. Submit a graduate admission application (new students) or an admission application for the post-baccalaureate certificate program (current students) to the School of Graduate Studies.

2. Submit official transcripts from each college or university attended, if not already on file. Complete post-baccalaureate certificate admission requirements, if applicable.

3. Receive a letter of admission from the School of Graduate Studies.

4. Talk with academic departmental advisor for pre-program planning and discuss certificate program requirements, if applicable.

5. Submit post-baccalaureate certificate completion form (; click on Forms) by the following deadline date for the semester in which you plan to complete:

                        Spring semester                       March 10

                        Summer semester                    June 10

                        Fall semester                           October 10

6. Complete all course work for the post-baccalaureate certificate. The award will appear on your transcript.