Additional Opportunities for Graduate and Professional Study
UIC offers a range of graduate certificate programs for individuals interested in furthering their education after their bachelor’s degree. These programs are offered in a variety of instructional modalities to meet the needs of students for professional advancement, career change, continuing education requirements, or new information acquisition. UIC’s certificate programs are campus-approved and meet the same rigorous standards of quality as all degree programs at UIC. Students who successfully complete a UIC IBHE or Campus Certificate Program receive appropriate documentation testifying to their achievement, and all student transcripts will reflect credit hours/certificates earned. UIC’s certificate programs may be offered in a variety of instructional formats—online, blended, or classroom.
Campus Certificates are listed below. Refer to the Graduate and Professional Degree Programs section for a list of IBHE Certificates.
|Campus Certificate Program||College/School||Program Code||Program Information|
|Advanced Community Public Health Practice||Public Health||20FY5109NDEU||http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/uic online/description.asp?clg= Program&colid=GF&ProgramID=76|
|Advanced Practice Cardiometabolic Nursing||Nursing||20FS5210NDEU|| http://www.uic.edu/nursing/cardiometabolic/index.shtml
|Advanced Practice Forensic Nursing||Nursing||20FS5144NDEU||http://www.uic.edu/nursing/forensics/index.shtml|
|Advanced Practice Palliative Care Nursing||Nursing||20FS5068NDEU||http://www.uic.edu/nursing/palliativecare/index.shtml|
|Assistive Technology||Applied Health Sciences||20FS5022NDEG|
|Basic Community Public Health Practice||Public Health||20FY5108NDEU||http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/uiconline/description.asp?clg=Program&colid=GF&ProgramID=75|
|Educational Research Methodology||Education||20FS5208NDEU||http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/exed/exedpublic/programs/DisplayProgram.asp?ProgramID=94|
|e-Government||Urban Planning and Public Affairs||20FS5211NDEU|
|Electromagnetics Technology||Engineering||20FS4076NDEU||http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/uicon line/description.asp?clg=Program&colid=GF&ProgramID=4|
|Emergency Management and Public Health Continuity Planning (EMCP)||Business Administration and Public Health||20FY5021NDEU||http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/uiconline/description.asp?clg=Program&colid=GF&ProgramID=5|
|Engineering Law and Management||Engineering||20FS4077NDEU||http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/uiconline/description.asp?clg= Program&colid=GF&ProgramID=6|
|Environmental Health Informatics||Public Health||20FY4075NDEU|
|Geospatial Analysis and Visualization||Urban Planning and Public Affairs||20FS5209NDEG||http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/exed/exedpublic/programs/DisplayProgram.asp?ProgramID=151|
|Health Disparities Research||Public Health||20FY5447NDEU|
|Management and Leadership in the Nonprofit Disability Organization||Applied Health Sciences||http://www.idhd.org/mlcp|
|Methods for Clinical Research||Public Health||20FS5189NDEU||http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/exed/exedpublic/programs/DisplayProgram.asp?ProgramID=96|
|Patient Safety Organizations||Medicine||2EFS5143NDEU|
|Patient Safety, Error Science, and Full Disclosure||Medicine||2EFS5141NDEU|
Public Health Emergency Preparedness
|Public Health Geographic Information Systems||Public Health||20FY5282NDEU||http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/uiconline/description.asp?clg=Program&colid=GF&ProgramID=
|Public Health Informatics||Public Health||20FY4074NDEU||http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/uiconline/description.asp?clg= Program&colid=GF&ProgramID=16|
|Public Health Management||Public Health||20FY5212NDEU||http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/uiconline/description.asp?clg=Program&colid=GF&ProgramID=102&Semester=|
|Public Health Practice||Public Health||20FY5190NDEU||TBA|
|Public Transit Planning and Management||Urban Planning and Public Affairs||20FS5455NDEG||TBA|
|Survey Research Methods||Urban Planning and Public Affairs||20FS5249NDEU||http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/uiconline/description.asp?clg=Program&colid=GF&ProgramID=128&Semester=|
Nursing and Health Sciences
|Teaching of Economics||Liberal Arts and Sciences||20FS5026NDEG||http://www.uic.edu/depts/econ/GRAD_certificate_teaching.html|
|Wireless Communications Technology||Engineering||20FS4078NDEU||http://exedweb.cc.uic. edu/uiconline/description.asp?clg=Program&colid=GF&ProgramID=20|
In support of the campus’ mission to provide access to the highest levels of academic excellence, the School of Continuing Studies collaborates with UIC’s colleges, centers, and institutes to develop and deliver high quality, innovative and timely educational offerings to nontraditional students. Through individual courses and extended programs of study—both credit and noncredit—the SCS meets the educational needs of a wide spectrum of nontraditional learners who are seeking professional development, personal enrichment, career transition, and academic growth. To view current SCS programs, visit http://www.externaledu.uic.edu and http://www.oce.uic.edu.
The MS in Patient Safety Leadership program is administered by the UIC Institute for Patient Safety Excellence (IPSE) in partnership with the School of Continuing Studies (SCS). Degrees for the Patient Safety Leadership program are conferred by the Graduate College at the UIC College of Medicine commencement.
|Degree Program||College/School||Program Code||Program Information|
|Patient Safety Leadership||Graduate College||2EFS5142MSU||http://www.uic.edu/depts/gcat/MEPSL.shtml|
UIC has provided flexible and convenient access to quality education since 1998 via the programs offered through UIC Online. These interactive instructor-led programs are ideal for adult learners and working professionals. Student choices range from degree programs, campus-approved certificates, and online courses. Admission to an online program or course at UIC provides online students with the distinct advantage to learn from world-renowned UIC faculty who not only share their knowledge, but are also the creators of knowledge as members of a top research university. Online students have full access to UIC’s support services, robust technical infrastructure, and vast library resources—providing a comprehensive learning environment. To learn more about UIC Online, visit http://exedweb.cc.uic.edu/uiconline/index.asp.