Certificate Programs

Health Professions Education

The University of Connecticut’s online graduate Certificate in Health Professions Education prepares an interprofessional audience of early to mid-career clinicians and leaders for careers in health professions education. Participants will acquire the knowledge and skills to evaluate, plan, and implement educational activities and programs for all levels of education — undergraduate, postgraduate, and continuing education — in the health professions.

Long-Term Healthcare Management

For individuals interested in becoming long-term healthcare administrators, the University of Connecticut offers the Certificate Program in Long-Term Healthcare Management, jointly administered by the UConn School of Nursing and UConn School of Business. The Certificate Program includes a 3-credit course, “Management of Long-Term Healthcare Organizations,” and a 900-hour internship in one or more long-term care facilities. At the completion of this program, students are eligible to sit for nursing home administration licensure examinations.

Holistic Nursing

The University of Connecticut’s School of Nursing offers a Holistic Nursing Hybrid Graduate Certificate. This innovative 9-credit program consists of online and in-person meetings.

Pain Management

Develop Your Competencies in Pain Management with a 12-credit online graduate certificate program for nursing professionals.
The University of Connecticut (UConn’s) Pain Management online graduate certificate program meshes scholarly work with practice in an engaging 4 course (12-credit) program incorporating top UConn pain management researchers and educators.

Healthcare Innovation

The Healthcare Innovation Online Graduate Certificate Program addresses an existing and growing market need to educate nurses, healthcare professionals, and those interested in solving healthcare problems using essential theories, concepts and applications within the domain of innovation for the healthcare industry. Offered through UConn’s School of Nursing, the Healthcare Innovation Online Graduate Certificate is designed to educate individuals in nursing and beyond with the common goal of introducing positive and necessary change to the healthcare industry.