Talent development and gifted education certificate requirements
- October 15: Spring semester
- March 1: Fall semester
To be admitted, you must be a degree-seeking or non-degree seeking student who has completed a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution or international student pursuing a full-time academic program at the University of Minnesota.
- Degree seeking/non- degree seeking students
- Completed bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
- Typed goal statement
- International applicants only: TOEFL, ITS, etc. test scores
- Application fee
Program completion requirements
Final certificate clearance depends on completion of all course requirements, including the posting of final grades to the student’s transcript. All requirements for the certificate must be completed and the certificate awarded within five calendar years after initial enrollment.
In addition to completing all program requirements, students must complete the following degree application process. Navigate to the graduate completion application via MyU through the “Academics” tab > “Degree Progress” and click on the Apply to Graduate link. The application to graduate must be submitted in no later than the first day of the month that you intend to graduate.
Successful completion of the certificate will be noted on the student's official University of Minnesota transcript and an official certificate will be issued.