The Graduate Certificate in Preservation Practices provides students with a foundation in the theory and practice of the conservation of historic buildings, structures, places, and landscapes. Students can choose coursework that addresses cultural resource management, documentation and evaluation, planning, and urban revitalization. Potential areas of employment in which a student could use the skills gained through this certificate include environmental planning, preservation planning, and cultural resource management, and nonprofit advocacy.
Admission External Applicants for the Graduate Certificate in Preservation Practices must hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university in order to be eligible for Graduate Certificate Admission. Other admission requirements for external applicants are:
- Application Form
- Official transcripts for all previous undergraduate and graduate work
- All University required fees
Internal applicants who are enrolled in other RWU Graduate Degree Programs may sign up for the Graduate Certificate in Preservation Practices through a Curriculum Declaration Form, and complete a Graduate Degree and a Graduate Certificate program concurrently