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Archives Management (100% online)

Graduate Certificate in Archives Management


This is an online program.

This 100% online Graduate Certificate on Archives and Management provides an exciting educational opportunity for prospective students throughout Indiana and the U.S., including working professionals who would like to keep up with changes and earn an additional credential, professionals changing careers within the same field, and students from relevant fields (e.g., history and museum studies).

Our program gives students core knowledge and skills they need to develop to be a professional archivist by addressing the core values for archivists stated by the Society of American Archivists (SAA):

  • Identifying and preserving essential parts of society's cultural heritage.
  • Organizing and maintaining the documentary record of institutions, groups, and individuals.
  • Assisting in the process of remembering the past through authentic and reliable primary sources.
  • Serving a broad range of people who seek to locate and use valuable evidence and information.

For more information or questions, please contact Ayoung Yoon, Ph.D., at

The certificate requires a total of 18 credit hours. Core course requirements (12 credit hours):

Electives (6 credit hours): Two electives from the suggested list.

Non-LIS graduate students are required to take LIS-S 500 Methods and Tools for the Information Profession. Students can transfer up to 6 credits.