The program begins in September 2022. We are accepting applications submitted by 11:59 p.m. (Pacific Time) on Thursday, August 18, 2022. We will consider applications received after that date if space is available.
Complete your application and submit your letter and resume online, along with your $50 nonrefundable application fee.
Please email your transcripts to email@example.com.
We'll notify applicants about their acceptance status starting Thursday, August 25, 2022.
If you’re accepted, we’ll send you details about your first-term course, including information on how to register and pay your course fees. To ensure your spot in class, we recommend that you register by the priority registration deadline, which is four weeks before class begins. After that time, we may release your seat to another student. The final registration deadline is two days before the first class meeting.
You may be eligible to apply for a UW Certificate Scholarship to cover most of the costs of this program. Scholarships are awarded based on financial need and the potential of the program to positively impact your career. For eligibility details, see the Certificate Scholarship page. If you meet eligibility criteria, you can submit a scholarship application after applying to the certificate. The scholarship application deadline is July 15, 2022.
To apply, you must have:
This program allows students to apply a limited number of transfer credits from similar programs. Credit transfers are subject to these restrictions:
To successfully transfer credits, a student must:
We reserve the right to accept or reject transfers based on how closely the transferring course(s) match our course offerings.
Including time in class, you should expect to spend about 12 to 16 hours each week on coursework for a standard program, or 18 to 24 hours for the accelerated format.
If English is not your native language, you should have advanced English skills to enroll. To learn more, see English Language Proficiency Requirements – Credit Programs.
Because this offering is 100% online, no visa is required and international students are welcome to apply. For more information, see Admission Requirements for International Students.
You earn a certificate of completion by adhering to the program's attendance policy and successfully completing all required courses. For more information, see Earning the Certificate.