How to Enroll

  • Fill out the enrollment form (available in IHC_enrollment form_10-30-12 format).
  • Obtain a signature from your Degree Program Advisor. This is your academic advisor in your home department. Send the form in campus mail to your assigned IHC Certificate Advisor (see table below). Your IHC Certificate Advisor will obtain the signature from the appropriate Director of Graduate Studies and file the form.
  • Have your master’s thesis or doctoral dissertation topic approved by the IHC Certificate Committee.
  • Complete the fulfillment form (available in IHC Certificate fulfillment form_10-30-12 format).

Students may enroll at any time during their graduate studies. Your IHC Certificate Advisor is assigned based on your home school. To fulfill the requirements for the Certificate, maintain an ongoing relationship with your IHC Certificate Advisor. This will help ensure that all certificate requirements are met.

For graduate students enrolled in:

Assigned IHC Certificate Advisor:

School of Journalism and Mass Communication Professor Seth Noar
CB #3365
School of Public Health Professor Deborah Tate
CB #7440
School of Information and Library Science Professor Barbara Wildemuth
CB #3360
Other schools or departments at UNC-Chapel Hill IHC Certificate Committee
CB #3365