Certificate Program

Not ready to commit to a masters program but ready to accelerate your career?

We understand, that's why we offer six different certificate programs.  Each certificate requires only three courses and six total credits.  Check out the links below to find the certificate that's right for you. If you decide to persue a masters degree at a later date, speak with one of our advisors and you may be able to apply up to 9 credits from the certificate program directly to your degree.


Registration fees are paid on a per-credit hour basis and will be billed to your account at the time registration. For the 2019 - 2020 academic year (August - May) the fees are as follows:

Michigan Resident

2019-20 academic year tuition fee is $785.75 per credit hour

Non-Michigan Resident or International Student

2019-20 academic year tuition fee is $1007.00 per credit hour

The cost in taxes each semester is $22.50.

*Course fees are subject to change with approval of vote by Board of Trustees and some additional fees for international students may be applicable. Current list of fees.

Registration for lifelong education student to take courses.

Need More Information?

Contact our curriculum assistant 517-884-3483 or via email at raffer24@msu.edu.