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Certificate of Study (Post-Baccalaureate) Admissions
Submit an application through CSU Mentor Graduate Application (called post-baccalaureate, after Bachelors's degree)
PLEASE NOTE, A Certificate of Study is NOT a Degree Seeking Program, THEREFORE, you will NOT need to submit the following application information:
- GRE Scores
- Statement of Purpose
- Letters of Reference
In the Application under Intended Major: Choose the certificate program from the drop-down menu on the application.
- Emphasis/concentration (if any): Type in "Certificate"
- What is Your Degree Objective: Choose "none"
- "How many total college units…": Choose "have bachelor's degree or equivalent"
Currently we are Not accepting applications for students who would like to take courses for an additional bachelor's degree or personal enrichment.
All post-baccalaureate applicants must complete a bachelor’s degree at a regionally accredited educational institution plus earn at least a 2.50 grade point average in the last 60 semester units earned.
If you later decide to formally enter a graduate program (master's degree) or credential program at Humboldt State University, you will need to submit a new, graduate level, application for admission.
Please note - there are limitations on using coursework taken while in post-baccalaureate status to complete requirements for a master’s degree. Check with Graduate Studies for more information about the master’s programs at Humboldt State University.