Certificate Programs

HBU offers students A Higher Education. By combining faith, reason and modern curriculum, we’ve created an education that incorporates the teachings of Christ, reason, and the past successes and failures of humanity. It's an education that puts our students on the fast track to being leaders, both in their careers and in their communities.

What is an Academic Certificate? An academic certificate is a prescribed set of courses that do not culminate in an academic degree, but could constitute the recognition of a certificate awarded when approved by the University as a stand-alone-award.

Undergraduate Certificates

All undergraduate certificates require the following documents:

Official Transcripts – Official transcripts should be sent directly to HBU Online Admissions from the student’s high school and all colleges the student has attended since high school graduation. All completed documents must be submitted to HBU Online Admissions via email at onlineverification@hbu.edu, by fax (281) 649-3424, or by mail to:

HBU Online Admissions

7502 Fondren Rd.

Houston, TX, 77074

*A transcript can be considered official if sent directly from the school or through an approved electronic service.

Graduate Certificates

All graduate certificates require the following documents:

Official Transcripts – Official transcripts should be sent directly to HBU Online Admissions from the student’s high school and all colleges the student has attended since high school graduation. All completed documents must be submitted to HBU Online Admissions via email at onlineverification@hbu.edu, by fax (281) 649-3424, or by mail to:

HBU Online Admissions

7502 Fondren Rd.

Houston, TX, 77074

*A transcript can be considered official if sent directly from the school or through an approved electronic service.

Personal Statement –Students should submit a personal statement, between 300 and 500 words, sharing their desire to attend HBU Online and how they feel a certificate from HBU will assist them in their academic and professional careers.