Graduate Certificate in Archival Administration

The Walter P. Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs, in cooperation with the Department of History and the Library Science Program, offers a graduate certificate in archival administration. Students who hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university may apply for admission to this 15-credit program.

  • An undergraduate major in history or library science is not a prerequisite. However, preparation in history or the humanities or in library science may be helpful
  • Conforms to program guidelines set by the Society of American Archivists
  • Includes a practicum in archival practice
  • Read: Gainful Employment Disclosure

View complete program requirements

Application deadline

Fall term: February 1 (early decision), May 1 (regular decision)
Winter term: November 1

Please contact Professor Eric Ash, Director of Graduate Studies for the Department of History, or Kim Schroeder, Coordinator of the Archival Program for the School of Information Science, to discuss admissions procedures for this program.

Next steps

For more information, please contact Professor Eric Ash, Director of Graduate Studies, Department of History, Professor Steven Bajjaly, Director, Library and Information Science Program, or view the latest graduate handbook.

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