Graduate Certificates

Post-baccalaureate Graduate Certificate in Historic Preservation Planning

This 18-credit hour program provides specialized training in the techniques and processes of historic preservation and urban planning. It includes courses in historic preservation, architectural history, preservation analysis and methods, building reuse, and the role of the public and private sectors in implementing preservation plans. The program is useful for mid-career professionals in planning, historic preservation, architecture and those in allied fields who want advanced training in the application of historic preservation in urban development.


For more information about the Historic Preservation Planning certificate program, please refer to the VCU Bulletins website.

Course descriptions

See VCU Courses.

Contact us

For questions about admissions, courses or the transfer of credits, please begin by contacting the Wilder School Graduate Advising Office at (804) 828-6837 or office serves as the first point-of contact for all post-baccalaureate program related questions.