This graduate-level certificate is an interdisciplinary effort between the College of Architecture + Planning, the College of Humanities Department of History, and the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Public Administration Program. The program focuses on historic preservation issues in the western United States in the twenty-first century with an overall goal of advancing appropriate historic preservation practices nationwide.
All students entering the program must have completed an accredited bachelor’s degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Graduate students accepted or enrolled at the University of Utah should send a letter of intent to the historic preservation program director stating their interest in enrolling and how the certificate will benefit their professional development.
In addition to the letter of intent, applicants from outside the university must complete the graduate school application and submit two letters of reference. Application materials received after April 1st will be considered on a space-available basis. All applications will be reviewed by the College of Architecture + Planning Admission Committee and applicants will be notified of their acceptance. All students not enrolled in the University of Utah graduate school will be classified as non-matriculated.
The certificate must be completed within 3 years of the first semester of enrollment.
Students must complete the program with a minimum 3.0 GPA in certificate related courses.