Our MFA program also offers 5 different certificates for students who are interested in broadening their scope of expertise to satisfy their own intellectual curiosity as well as make themselves more marketable. 

The certificate program has a rolling start date.  Once approved, certificate candidates may begin taking courses in any term in which they are offered as long as they meet the requirements for the individual course. 

Prerequisites for Certificates

  • Undergraduate degree
  • Relevant experience relating to the certificate to which you are applying

Documents required for the certificate application sent to cas38@stmarys-ca.edu in an email with subject line: Graduate Certificate Application

  • Resume
  • Personal Statement, (2) double-spaced typewritten pages.  Describe your background and current interests in the certificate you are choosing.
  • Additional certificate specific materials and/or auditions (see individual certificate requirements below)
  • Official Transcripts from Undergraduate degree, sent to:
MFA in Dance Program
Saint Mary’s College of California
ATTN: Application Materials
PMB 3001 Moraga, CA 94575.                                                                                                                                                                                               
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