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Historic Preservation Certificate

Program Requirements

To complete an 18-credit Historic Preservation Certificate Program, students may combine courses from the Interior Design Program and the History Program.

Required Courses

Course Title Credits
HIST 251 Foundations of the Republic 3
HIST 252 Contemporary America 3
HIST 408 or
IDES 408 
Historic Preservation
IDES 321 Interior Architecture I
IDES 322 Interior Architecture II 3
SSCI 498 Internship* 3

*Internship must be with the State Historic Preservation Office, the West Virginia Main Street Program, or a suitable historic site. Approval of the major advisor is required.