A certificate is awarded upon completion of the 6-7 required courses totaling 22 units (or 198 hours of instruction), listed in the Program Schedule each with a letter grade of “C” / "Pass" or better. A total of 8 units must come from courses in the same specialization area. All requirements must be completed within five (5) years after the student enrolls in their first course. Students not pursuing a certificate are welcome to take as many individual courses as they wish.
There are no prerequisites for courses in this certificate nor is a bachelor's degree required.
To become an official candidate in the program, students need only register in one of the courses in the approved curriculum.
Request for Certificate Release
Application Fee $95.00
If all the Certificate requirements have been met, after your request is processed, you will receive an email notification from Parchment with a digital copy of your Certificate. A printed copy will be mailed via regular US Postal Service to the mailing address provided in your PaCE Student Profile 8-10 business days after receipt of the digital copy.
The $95 Certificate Release Fee is non-refundable. This Fee is required in order to receive a copy of your Certificate.
Click here to request your Certificate Release.