Certificate Offerings

Male student speaking and gesturing.Take your talents, passions, and career to a new level with a certificate from one of our programs. From business-related fields to the liberal arts and the humanities.

Arabic Language and Cultures
The only one of its kind in the Midwest, the Arabic Language and Cultures certificate program combines the rigor of a great university with the flexibility of a noncredit program designed for working adults. About the...
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Artifact Collection Care
The Artifact Collection Care Certificate Program (ACCCP) will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to care for a collection of art and artifacts at organizations such as small museums and historical societies...
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Asian Classics
Go behind the news to discover cultures from the inside out. Learn about the religion and cultures of Islam. Study countries such as China, India, or Japan. Heighten your awareness of extraordinary civilizations that have...
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Basic Program of Liberal Education for Adults
In an era of blogs and sound bites, the University of Chicago is committed to the notion that there is no substitute for reading and discussing important texts. The Basic Program brings liberal arts at the University of...
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Board Leadership
Develop the knowledge you need to become a successful board member of a small south-side arts organization. The training you receive will enable you to make a positive impact while building your professional skills and civic responsibility...
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Clinical Trials Management & Regulatory Compliance
This Certificate program provides comprehensive training across the entire clinical trials process from the perspective of the clinical study site as well as that of the sponsor or monitor. About the Program: The program...
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Community Health Advocacy
The Certificate in Community Health Advocacy is designed to address an immediate need for trained staff to manage ongoing health services to a variety of post-acute care, chronically ill, aging, and low-income patients....
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Creative Writing and the Writer’s Studio
Your writing matters. Get to work on it. Whether you are just starting out or looking to push your writing to the next level, join our students who have had work published, won honors and awards, and become the writers they...
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Editing
The Editing Certificate is a focused sequence of courses designed to prepare individuals for employment in today's publishing industry. About the Program: In addition to core courses focused on manuscript editing,...
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Financial Decision Making
Accounting and business finance courses in the University of Chicago Financial Decision Making Certificate Program will start or refresh your career in finance or prepare you for top-ranked MBA programs.  Classes meet...
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Integrated Marketing
Marketing, advertising, media, and public relations courses in the University of Chicago Integrated Marketing Certificate Program will start your marketing career or refresh it with new thinking.  Classes meet in...
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Leadership in Sustainability Management
Build on your skills and knowledge and help prepare yourself to take the lead in sustainability. This non-credit certificate will help you manage your organization’s efforts to go and stay “green.” About...
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Medical Writing and Editing
The Graham School's Certificate in Medical Writing and Editing is designed to teach students the fundamentals and best practices of crisp, clear, and sophisticated medical writing and editing. About the Program The...
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Patient Care Coordination
The certificate will help students develop the skill needed to build the next generation of patient care processes, with an eye on care delivery systems engineered on the patient-centered medical home model or related new...
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Project Management Programs
Projects in today's volatile business environment generally do NOT follow "the book."  Learn to embrace the challenges of changing requirements, tight budgets and tighter deadlines by enrolling in one of...
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Translation Studies
The need for trained translators only continues to grow, and students can gain the necessary skills and knowledge to succeed in the field in the Graham School's Translation Studies Certificate. About the Program The...
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Visual Arts
The Visual Arts Certificate Program (VACP) offers you the opportunity to build upon your studio practice while at the same time providing practical courses designed to enhance your career across many dimensions.  About...
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