Medieval and Renaissance Studies


This interdisciplinary program is devoted to the study of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, its history, culture, and thought. Students may concentrate upon a specific period, topic, or figure, or upon the broader pre-modern period.

Credential: Certificate

The Medieval and Renaissance Studies program is in the Department of Humanities within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

Academic Calendar:

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Advertising Copywriter
  • Analyst
  • Critic
  • Editor
  • Educational Researcher
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Institutional Researcher/Historian
  • Instructional Media Specialist
  • Journalist
  • Lawyer
  • Librarian
  • Political Campaign Worker
  • Public Relations Consultant
  • Publisher
  • Research Assistant
  • Scientific Writer
  • Social Worker
  • Social Policy Researcher
  • Social Program Teacher
  • Translator
  • Travel Writer
  • Writer

How to apply

The certificate program

You may add a certificate program to any major. Speak to your faculty advisor.