Exit Process

Upon completion of the required courses, participants are required to submit the following for certification:

  1. Portfolio for review. Portfolio should include the following: One sample of written work from each class; personal statement reflecting upon your own growth throughout the program. Maximum 10 pages.
  2. Request for Award of Certificate. Include personal information and as much of your course information as you are able to; the Matrix Center will fill-in where necessary. Make sure to sign and date at the bottom of the page. 
  3. $100 certification fee; please make check out to "UCCS Matrix Center";
  4. Completed evaluation and suggestions for program development.

Allow four weeks for certificate to be mailed to you. Transcripts may be requested at any time.


Portfolios, checks and evaluation forms should be sent to:

Professor Abby Ferber
Certificate Program Director
University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
Matrix Center
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918