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About Graduate Certificates

A graduate certificate represents completion of a set of courses that provides mastery of a specific area of knowledge. A graduate certificate indicates an advanced, focused inquiry into a defined area of study and is recorded on the student’s transcript. For a degree student, a graduate certificate may indicate an area of specialization; for a professional, a graduate certificate may provide evidence of special expertise.

Applying to a Graduate Certificate Program

All students who intend to pursue a graduate certificate must complete the online application for graduate admission. A student who is admitted to a graduate degree program is not automatically granted admission to associated graduate certificate programs (including embedded certificates). Students enrolled in a graduate degree program who intend to pursue a graduate certificate must apply to add the graduate certificate program.

Students admitted solely to graduate certificate programs:

  • are not candidates for a degree
  • are not assured future admission to a degree program
  • are not eligible for financial aid
  • are limited to the maximum number of hours required for the graduate certificate

For information about graduate certificate admissions, visit the Office of Graduate Admissions.

For additional academic policies regarding graduate certificate programs and requirements, see the Graduate College Bulletin.

Note: Under INS regulations, international students may not be eligible to apply solely for a graduate certificate. Students should contact the International Student Services office at (405) 325-3337 for additional information regarding regulations for international students.

Graduate Certificate Program Report Forms

Students admitted to a graduate certificate program must turn the Graduate Certificate Program Report form in to the Graduate College no later than the final semester of certificate coursework.

All forms are in fillable PDF format. You will need Adobe Reader to fill out the forms—using Preview or browser plugins may cause errors.

Graduate Certificate
College
Administrative Leadership
College of Professional and Continuing Studies
Applications of Educational Research and Evaluation
Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education

Applied Behavior Analysis

Graduate Certificate Program Report effective Fall 2017

Graduate Certificate Program Report effective Summer 2017

Graduate Certificate Program Report effective Fall 2014-Spring 2017

Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education
Archival Studies
College of Arts and Sciences
The Business of Energy
Michael F. Price College of Business
Business Entrepreneurship
Michael F. Price College of Business
College Teaching
Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education
Communication, Culture and Pedagogy for Hispanic (ESL/ELL) Populations in Educational Settings
Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education
Corrections Management
College of Professional and Continuing Studies
Data Systems and Digital Design
College of Architecture
Design Entrepreneurship and Real Estate
College of Architecture
Digital Humanities
College of Arts and Sciences
Digital Technologies (name change from Management Information Systems effective Fall 2017)
Michael F. Price College of Business
Drug and Alcohol Counseling
Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education
Earth Observation Science For Society and Sustainability (EOS3)Graduate College
Foundations of Business
Michael F. Price College of Business
Fundamentals of Special Education
Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education
Geospatial Technologies
College of Atmospheric and Geographic Sciences
Helping Skills in Human Relations
College of Arts and Sciences
Human Resource Diversity and Development
College of Arts and Sciences
Human Resource Management
College of Arts and Sciences
Literacy Specialist
Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education
Management Information Systems (effective Fall 2016-Summer 2017; name changed to Digital Technologies effective Fall 2017)
Michael F. Price College of Business
Media Management
Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication
Microscopic Imaging & Technology
College of Arts and Sciences
Music Performance
Weitzenhoffer Family College of Fine Arts
Natural Gas Technology
Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy
Non-profit Management
College of Arts and Sciences
Professional Applications of Interior Design (PAID) a Theory Based Program
College of Architecture
Project Management
College of Arts and Sciences
Resilient Planning, Design, and Construction
College of Architecture
Restorative Justice Administration
College of Professional and Continuing Studies
School Counseling
Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education

Secondary Transition Education Specialist

Graduate Certificate Program Report effective Fall 2017

Graduate Certificate Program Report effective Fall 2014-Summer 2017

Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education
Social Work with American Indians
College of Arts and Sciences
Strategic Planning
Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication
Women's and Gender Studies
College of Arts and Sciences