How to Apply

To enroll in the Certificate program, read and complete the application and submit with the required supporting documents. Applications are accepted in the Spring semester. Students must complete the application before enrolling in the second course of the program (Museum Research Seminar). 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. Deadline for Fall 2019 admission is Friday, March 29, 2019.

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.