The Archival Studies Graduate Certificate is an eighteen (18) credit-hour program designed for individuals who need, or want, archival training, but for whom the full degree program is not a necessity. Employees of a museum, historic site, or business may benefit from the certificate, as may history students who desire to complement their undergraduate or graduate degree. Individuals who must organize church or family records will also benefit from the certificate program. Please note that the certificate may be completed online. Please contact the Archives Education coordinator for details at 423-439-4223.
Program Admission Requirements for Archival Studies Certificate
A student applying to the Certificate in Archival Studies program needs the following:
A baccalaureate degree in any field from a regionally accredited institution.
An undergraduate cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
Three letters of recommendation.
A successful admissions interview.
Required Archival Studies Courses
Students must take the following three (3) courses