You can apply online
for free or
- Complete the graduate certificate application
- Submit an official undergraduate transcript
- Pay a $35 application fee
- Attach a one-page essay outlining your educational expectations and career aspirations
- Mail to: Office of Adult and Graduate Programs; Mercyhurst College; 501 E. 38th Street; Erie, PA 16546.
The Graduate Certificate Program accepts rolling admission, but encourages fall term applications. In order to complete the certificate in one year, students must register for one class each term. Winter and spring admissions are based upon availability of class space.