Time Limit for Completion of the Degree
Postbaccalaureate certificates should be completed within three years of beginning the certificate program with the exception of Certificates of specialization/concentrations, which are earned at the time the master's degree is completed.
Final Procedures for Earning the Certificate
The student must assume full responsibility for meeting all basic requirements for the certificate as well as the specific requirements outlined by the college, school or department. The student must complete the following:
- Students completing an academic certificate must apply for graduation by the deadline. Failure to complete the certificate during the expected graduate term may require a new application and payment of a fee for additional evaluation and services.