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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 and Drafting Technology 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.