Graduate Certificate in Interpreting
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Program Details

If you are interested in expanding or diversifying your career path through language translation, you should definitely consider this online Graduate Certificate in Interpreting.  UWM offers this to students who have significant professional experience and have already completed their bachelor’s degree, or to those who already hold a master’s degree. In this program, the foundation of coursework studies the methods and practice of interpreting and oral communication between two languages.  A foundation of interpreting knowledge is followed by skills in a particular language.  Sample coursework includes:

  • Ethics and Procedures in Interpreting
  • Simultaneous Interpreting
  • Seminar in Advanced Translation:  Russian to English


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Pass a qualifying exam in your langauge pair
  • Three recommendations
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission