Historic Preservation, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate
The Departments of History and Interior Architecture jointly offer a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Historic Preservation. The certificate requires 15 credit hours. The Department of Interior Architecture administers the certificate in historic preservation.
For information regarding deadlines and requirements for admission, please see the Guide to Graduate Admissions. Admission to this graduate certificate program occurs only in even-numbered years.
In addition to the application materials required by The Graduate School, applicants must submit an approximately 750-word personal statement. A resume is encouraged. A writing sample is optional.
Required: 15 credit hours
|Historic Preservation: Principles and Practice|
|History of American Landscapes and Architecture|
|Preservation Planning and Law|
|Select 3 credits of electives from the following: **|
|Introduction to Archival Management|
|Southern History and Southern Material Culture in a Museum Context|
|History Museum Curatorship: Collections Management|
|Field Methods in Preservation Technology|
|Identification and Evaluation of the Historic Built Environment|
|History of Decorative Arts|
|History and Theories of Material Culture|
|Special Problems in Anthropology|
|Entrepreneurial Urban Planning|
|Nonprofit Management and Leadership|
Student with appropriate professional work experience may substitute an elective for the internship requirement with prior approval of the Director of Public History.
To complete the 15 credit hours of coursework, electives should be selected with the prior approval of the Director of Public History.