The university awards three different types of certificates.
The Certificate of Completion is awarded for successfully completing a planned educational experience designed for specific academic objectives.
The Certificate of Special Study is awarded for successfully completing a structured program of educational experiences of at least twelve semester units, determined in advance by a department or school, and consisting of upper division (100-199) courses, professional (300-399) courses, and related activities.
The Certificate of Advanced Study is awarded for successfully completing a structured program at least twelve semester units of graduate (200-299) courses, upper division (100-199) courses, and professional (300-399) courses determined in advance by a department or school. Students must be eligible for unclassified, post-baccalaureate standing.
Additional information on Certificates of Advanced Study can be found under Degrees & Programs. Information on all other certificates can be obtained from the departments indicated.
|Adult-Gero Clinical Nurse Specialist||Nursing|
|Adventure Based Programming||Recreation Administration|
|Alcohol/Drug Studies||Social Work Education|
|Applied Sociological Research Methods||Sociology|
|Business Information Systems||Information and Decision Sciences|
|Communication Skills for Professionals||Communication|
|Computer Process Control Network Administration||Industrial Technology|
|Conversational American Sign Language||Communicative Disorders and Deaf Studies|
|Criminal Justice Counseling Specialist||Criminology|
|Criminal Justice Counseling Specialist||Counselor Education and Rehabilitation|
|Cross cultural competency||Social Work Education|
|Dietetics||Food and Nutritional Sciences|
|Educational Technology||Curriculum and Instruction|
|Enology||Viticulture and Enology|
|Fashion Merchandising||Child, Family and Consumer Sciences|
|Geographic Information Systems||Geography|
|Human Resource Management||Management|
|Logistics and Supply Chain Strategies||Marketing and Logistics|
|Marketing||Marketing and Logistics|
|Mass Communication and Journalism||Mass Communications and Journalism|
|Network Administration||Information and Decision Sciences|
|Network Routing and Internetworking||Industrial Technology|
|Administration & Leadership for CBOs (Humanics)||Sociology|
|Peace building and mediation||Philosophy|
|Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist||Nursing|
|Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner||Nursing|
|Racial Understanding||Social Work Education|
|Reading and Literacy Added Authorization||Literacy, Early, Bilingual and Special Education|
|Serving At-Risk Youth||Recreation Administration|
|Social Sciences Legal Studies||Criminology/Political Science|
|Southeast Asian Studies||Anthropology|
|Special Event Planning||Recreation Administration|
|Sports and Entertainment Facility Management||Recreation Administration|
|Sports Marketing||Marketing and Logistics|
|Teaching American History||History|
|Teaching English as a Second Language||Linguistics|