The Undergraduate Academic Certificate program is a undergraduate-level program of study that concentrates on a specific body of knowledge within a field of study. It is intended to prepare, upgrade, or retrain a person for immediate application of the knowledge learned. The credits earned as part of this program of study can be applied to a related degree program at Franklin University.
Undergraduate Academic Certificate Program Requirements:
- The program must have a minimum of fifteen (15) credit hours with at least twelve (12) of those credit hours earned at Franklin University
- Students must adhere to the same admissions standards as those entering an undergraduate program
- Courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better
- A minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 is required to receive the certificate
Application for Completion:
- Every student in a certificate program must complete an application for completion in order for the certificate to be awarded. Please contact your Academic Advisor for the application.
- Completed applications must be submitted to your Academic Advisor no later than 2 weeks prior to the end of the term of certificate completion.
- There is a $25 fee due with your application. Franklin University will not issue certificates to students with unpaid balances.
- Certificates will be mailed to the student’s home address at the end of the trimester of completion.