Certificates are granted in advertising, African American studies, classics, creative writing, international studies, journalism studies, Judiac studies, political philosophy, and visual communications.

Certificate programs consist of between 18 and 24 credits. If the certificate is being completed in addition to the area of concentration (major and minor), credits may be used to fulfill requirements for both the degree and the certificate. Students in the College of Arts and Sciences may substitute an interdisciplinary certificate program for a minor field. If the certificate is being completed in lieu of a minor, at least 12 hours must solely fulfill requirements for the certificate. Students interest in fulfilling the requirements of a certificate program should consult the director of the specific program or the College Advising Office.