Leadership Studies

Applying to a Graduate Certificate Program

Admission Requirements for Graduate Certificates


Complete the online Application to Certificate of Graduate Study program and submit the following materials:

1. A non-refundable application fee of $25

2. Transcripts from all colleges or universities where a degree was awarded

3. Current resume

4. Personal statement indicating your career goals or other reasons for pursuing the certificate program


Completion of the application requirements does not guarantee admission into the certificate program. For students wishing to pursue the Master of Arts in Leadership Studies upon completion of their chosen certificate program, credits earned in the certificate program will transfer to the master's degree.

For questions on how to apply to the certificate program, please contact the Admissions Office at 207-780-4386 or by email at usmgrad@maine.edu.