If you are interested in one of the University's certificate programs...

<p>I see this at the bottom of the application. What does it mean? What is a certificate program at Rochester?</p>

<p>Certificate programs are voluntary and denote a certain specialty that supplements upon your regular major. To earn the certificate, you have to take extra courses in that particular area. For example, a math major can get a certificate in “Actuarial Studies” if he/she takes certain classes in statistics and risk management. Here’s the link to all certificate programs at UR:</p>

<p>Majors</a> and Minors : Arts, Sciences, Engineering</p>