Virginia Commonwealth University

College of Humanities and Sciences

Historic Preservation Planning Certificate


PO Box 980149

PO Box 843051

Richmond, VA 23298

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Historic Preservation Planning Certificate

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The certificate in historic preservation planning provides specialized training in the techniques and processes of historic preservation and planning. This graduate-level program includes courses in historic preservation, architectural history, preservation analysis and methods, building reuse, and the role of the public and private sectors in implementing proposals. The program is useful for mid-career professionals in planning, historic preservation, architecture and those in allied fields who wish to learn new skills to expand their career options. It also is useful for recent college graduates who want advanced training in the application of historic preservation in urban development.


Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

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Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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