Digital Humanities Graduate Certificate

Incorporate technology into your research

The Certificate in Digital Humanities will provide graduate students in the Humanities and Social Sciences and business professionals with skills in interdisciplinary collaboration, project-based research, and theoretical principles and best practices for digital humanities research.

Work in this area can take a variety of forms, including:

  • digital editing
  • research archives
  • data mining
  • large-scale textual analysis
  • data visualization
  • multimodal writing and design
  • using tools and technologies to study relationships between people and places
  • tool building and software development for humanities research
  • creating interactive environments and games with a humanist focus

About the program

Our two-semester practicum component will allow you to work closely with academic and local private- and public-sector partners who rely on digital methods in areas such as social media marketing, library and archives, advertising, and technical writing.

The Digital Humanities certificate program is open to Master’s and Doctoral students in the following areas:

  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • English Language and Literature
  • Film Studies
  • Geography
  • History
  • Journalism
  • Modern Languages
  • Music and Culture
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Sociology

Next steps

Find out what classes you will take in our Graduate Catalog. You can also apply today for this certificate program.  Contact us with any questions you have—or just to discuss your options.