Requirements for Certificates
The one-year certificate is available in several academic programs. The certificate is designed for students seeking a quick path to job opportunities. The programs provide the essential coursework typically required by employers for entry-level positions.
Certificate candidates must fulfill the following general requirements:
- Be accepted and currently matriculated in a certificate program, and complete all curriculum requirements.
- Complete at least one-half of the academic credit hours required for the certificate at Onondaga Community College. (No more than 6 credit hours taken by independent study at Onondaga may be applied toward degree requirements.)
- Receive the recommendation of the curriculum proctor, Scholastic Standards Committee, the College Faculty, the President and the Board of Trustees.
- Meet all financial obligations to the College and fulfill all other College requirements.
Please note: Requirements for certain curricula may be more stringent. Please check with the Department or your Advisor.