May 31, 2020  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [Working Draft] 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [Working Draft]

Historic Preservation [Graduate Certificate]

A five-course curriculum, granting a certificate for completion and satisfactory academic performance, is available for non-degree students. It is designed for planners, historic-district commissioners and others interested in the preservation field.

Program Website

Program Admission

Applicants must

  1. Have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution;
  2. Meet Graduate School admission requirements;
  3. Personal Statement; and
  4. One letter of recommendation.

Department Information

Geography & Geology | Richard Sambrook, Ph.D., Department Head | 140D Strong Hall, 734.487.8489,

Advisor Information

Nancy Bryk, 140F Strong Hall, 734.487.7575,

Dan Bonenberger, Ph.D., 140I Strong Hall, 734.487.8750,

Matthew Cook, Ph.D., 140X Strong Hall, 734.487.8485,

Degree Requirements: 12-14 hours

Following admission, the student should consult with the historic preservation program coordinator regarding completion of the course requirements. This certificate requires 11 to 14 hours of course work distributed among required courses and restricted elective courses as follows: