Admissions Criteria

 Image of admissions criteria: a bachelor's degree, an upper division 2.5 GPA, and grad-level writing ability



  • Must have a US-equivalent bachelors degree with a minimum of an upper division 2.5 GPA and demonstrated graduate level writing ability. (There are no specific bachelor’s majors required for admission into this program.)
  • Applicants with a non-US bachelors degree will need to supply original, official transcripts, diplomas, and official TOEFL/IELTS exam results (see certificate application form for more information).
  • Applicants must submit all the materials on the Application page according to the posted instructions and are subject to UF Graduate School guidelines of admission.
  • Applicants who are applying to the ONLINE certificate should review the Technology Requirements  tab on this website to find out the computer requirements for this program.

Application Deadlines:

Fall Admission

Spring Admission

Summer Admission


Application Deadlines: Fall: July 15th Application Deadlines: Spring: November 15th Application Deadlines: Summer (Online only): March 15th