A certificate is awarded upon completion of the 5 required courses totaling 18 units (or 162 hours of instruction), listed in the Program Schedule each with a letter grade of “C” / "Pass" or better. All requirements must be completed within five (5) years after the student enrolls in his/her first course. Students not pursuing a certificate are welcome to take as many individual courses as they wish.
To become an official candidate in the program, students must have upper-division standing and complete the Program Application.
To receive a certificate of completion, upon completion of all required courses, students must submit a Request for TMP Certificate Release.