Critical Theory (Z017)

Graduate Certificate Program
College: Arts and Humanities


The Graduate Certificate in Critical Theory is an integrated curriculum offering students the opportunity to gain advanced knowledge, expertise, and certification in the interdisciplinary and international field of critical theory. Students enrolled for the M.A. or Ph.D. degree within any department at the University of Maryland at College Park may apply to participate. The Certificate is presently administered through the Department of English and the Program Coordinator is Professor Christina Walter.


Christina Walter
Department of English

2119 Tawes Hall
7751 Alumni Drive
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
Telephone: 301.405.7689


Courses: ENGL

Please contact Professor Christina Walter ( for admissions information.

Application Deadlines

Type of Applicant Fall Deadline Spring Deadline
Domestic Applicants
US Citizens and Permanent Residents Please visit the program website Please visit the program website
International Applicants
F (student) or J (exchange visitor) visas; A, E, G, H, I and L visas and immigrants Please visit the program website Please visit the program website

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