United States Culture and Education Certificate
This interdisciplinary certificate program offered through the Womack Educational Leadership Department has as its central goal to provide international students an opportunity to complete a short-term academic program of study that allows them to gain an understanding of American culture and to benefit from the opportunity to take courses in their area of interest at a leading U.S. university.
Admission to the United States Culture and Education certificate program requires
All application materials are to be submitted to the College of Graduate Studies.
Once admitted to the program, candidate must
Curriculum: United States Culture and Education
Candidate must complete 12 hours in the following course of study:
Major Field Course (3 hours)
Electives (9 hours)
Students enrolled in the certificate program may select elective courses in their field of study or courses that meet their needs/interests from any department or program, subject to normal program and course restrictions (e.g., prerequisites). Emphasis will be on selection of courses that meet the academic degree requirements or interests of the international student.
The time limit for use of credit toward the certificate is six years from the date of enrollment in the earliest course applied toward the certificate, including transferred courses.
Candidate must file a Notice of Intent to Graduate form in the College of Graduate Studies within the first two weeks of the semester in which the student intends to graduate.