Historic Preservation

With Plymouth State’s historic preservation graduate certificate you will gain strong organizational, practical, and administrative skills to position you for a career in historic preservation, heritage tourism, or heritage resource management. If you already work in a community preservation organization or government agency, you will discover how to incorporate stewardship and leadership into the strategic plan.

Getting started is easy, just complete the online application for admission and provide a transcript showing the successful completion of a bachelor’s degree or higher and a current résumé. No admissions tests are required. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required to complete the graduate certificate.

Required Courses – 6-7 credits

Elective Component (Choose two) – 6 credits

Total for Historic Preservation Certificate – 12 credits

Did you know that you can apply your Historic Preservation certificate credits toward your MA?

By completing additional graduate courses, you can roll your Historic Preservation certificate courses into a Master of Arts in Historic Preservation. Financial aid is available for qualified students.