Graduate Certificate in Cultural & Heritage Resource Management
University of Maryland-College Park

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Cultural & Heritage Resource Management (CHRM) from the University of Maryland-College Park is a history degree available through the anthropology department.  This degree in history offers interdisciplinary and rigorous training in the knowledge and skills needed for careers in CHRM, preparing students for careers with private contracting firms, non-profit organizations, and governmental agencies.  Courses are taught by faculty from the Department of Anthropology, practicing professional archeologists, and CHRM specialists to help meet the growing demand for practicing professionals in this field.  Your studies will broaden your knowledge and understanding of cultural and heritage resource management, especially in the areas deemed critical by professionals in this field. 

The curriculum emphasizes:

  • Professional development
  • Ethics
  • Writing
  • Professional communication
  • Critical thinking
  • Career options


  • A bachelor’s degree
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Transcript(s)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education