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Are you looking for an opportunity to enhance your family history research skills or increase your genealogical knowledge? BYU-Idaho's online Certificate in Family History Research helps students gain the fundamental research skills and knowledge needed to become a successful family history researcher.

This program provides students with a basic understanding of family history research principles and practices.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

STUDENTS WITH THIS CERTIFICATE CAN BE SUITED FOR CAREERS IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:

  • Genealogy Companies
  • Small Businesses
  • Professional Researcher
  • Educational Institution

To understand more about this program contact our online advising team at onlineadvising@byui.edu

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
TAKE THESE COURSES:
FDREL 261 Introduction to Family History 2
FHGEN 111 Intro to Family History Research, Part 1: Record Group and Methodology 3
FHGEN 120 Internet and Computer Skills 3
FHGEN 130 Paleography 3
TAKE 1 COURSE:
FHGEN 112 Intro to Family History Research, Part 2: Analysis of Research Evidence 3
FHGEN 160 The Family and Society 3
FHGEN 211 Research Methodology: Part 1 3