College of Arts & Sciences

Liberal Studies

Graduate Certificate

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Program Summary

SUMMER 2022
Application Dates: 04/9/2022
Start Dates: 05/16/2022
FALL 2022
Application Dates: 03/15/2022
Start Dates: 08/22/2022
Spring 2023
Application Dates: 08/15/2022
Start Dates: 01/9/2023
CREDITS AND COST
Credits required: 12
Cost per credit: $752.50
Mark Meier

Mark Meier

Professor

Director of Graduate Certificate in Liberal Studies

College of Arts & Sciences

239 Patterson Office Tower

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Boost your career and professional opportunities by meeting the growing demand for skilled work-place professionals. Professionals with strong communication, research, and critical thinking skills are highly prized and sought after by employers. Our Online Graduate Certificate in Liberal Studies draws on the Liberal Arts disciplines and empowers the students to develop such proficiencies. 

Program Summary

SUMMER 2022
Application Dates: 04/9/2022
Start Dates: 05/16/2022
FALL 2022
Application Dates: 03/15/2022
Start Dates: 08/22/2022
Spring 2023
Application Dates: 08/15/2022
Start Dates: 01/9/2023
CREDITS AND COST
Credits required: 12
Cost per credit: $752.50

Become better decision makers; more effective strategist and thinker

The Online Graduate Certificate in Liberal Studies is intended to help people to continue advance their skills in the areas of communication, research, and critical thinking. Course work focus on: communication, decision making, research and data analysis, effective collaboration, diversity and inclusion, and social/historical awareness.  The certificate's flexible curriculum allows students to easily tailor highly individualized programs of study at their own pace.


All courses are designed by faculty and offered online as 8-week, 3-credit courses. Courses are offered over the academic year and summer.
View the full course offerings here.

Federal Financial Aid and Certificate Programs

Please note that federal financial aid is not available for certificate programs, but other financial resources may be available on the Financial Aid page.


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Mark Meier

Mark Meier

Professor

Director of Graduate Certificate in Liberal Studies

College of Arts & Sciences

239 Patterson Office Tower

State Authorization & Licensure

If you plan to complete a University of Kentucky online program while living outside of Kentucky, you should check the Out-of-State Students page to determine if the University of Kentucky is authorized to provide this program in your state of residence. If you plan to use the degree to seek licensure, you should also determine if the degree meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.