How to Apply

To enroll in the Certificate program, read and complete the application and submit with the required supporting documents. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis but students must complete the application before enrolling in the second course of the program (often taken in the Fall of the second year). For questions, contact the program co-directors at To apply, download and fill out the Application for Graduate Certificate in Museum Scholarship and Material Culture.

To graduate with the Certificate, the University of Maryland, College Park requires Graduate students to submit this form. For more information on Graduate Degree deadlines, visit the UMD Registrar page. Click this link to download the UMCP Graduate Certificate Completion Form.