This 12-credit, fully online, interdisciplinary graduate certificate in Digital Studies offers students the opportunity to develop practical skills for working with digital technologies and media as they explore theoretical approaches to digital culture. At 12 credits, this certificate is consistent in credit load with other programs in digital humanities and digital studies. The program is structured around a core of courses on digital humanities that blend theory with praxis and allows students to pursue interdisciplinary electives and independent work.
Upon acceptance into the program, you will complete a tentative Plan of Study in consultation with the program coordinator. You must request that any transfer credits be considered at this time. PLEASE NOTE THAT NO MORE THAN THREE COURSES TAKEN AT SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY BEFORE ADMISSION CAN BE COUNTED TOWARDS THIS PROGRAM. You should meet regularly with the program coordinator to discuss your progress and revise your plan of study as needed.