Additional Opportunities for Graduate and Professional Study

Certificate Programs

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-Approved 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 Degree Programs section for a list of IBHE-Approved Certificates.

Certificate Program College/School Program Code Program Information
Advanced Community Public Health Practice Public Health 20FY5109NDEU
Advanced Practice Palliative Care Nursing Nursing 20FS5068NDEU
Applied Startup Knowledge Business Administration 20FL5482NDEG
Assistive Technology Applied Health Sciences 20FS5022NDEG
Basic Community Public Health Practice (admission suspended) Public Health 20FY5108NDEU
Bioinformatics Engineering 20FQ5001NDEU
Clinical Rehabilitation and Technology Research Applied Health Sciences 20FS5509NDEG Contact the college for more information.
Clinical Research Methods Public Health 2PFS5189NDEU
Disability Ethics Applied Health Sciences 20FS5558NDEG
Disaster Management Engineering 20FQ5557NDEU
Educational Research Methodology Education 2PFS5208NDEU
e-Government Urban Planning and Public Affairs 20FS5211NDEU Admission to the program is currently suspended. Contact college for additional information.
Electromagnetics Technology Engineering 20FQ4076NDEU
Emergency Management and Continuity Planning (EMCP) Business Administration and Public Health 2PFY5021NDEU
Engineering Law and Management Engineering 20FQ4077NDEU
Environmental Health Informatics Public Health 20FY4075NDEU Until further notice, the certificate is not accepting applications for admission. Contact the college for more information.
Fellowship in Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy Applied Health Sciences 20FS5493NDEG
Foundations of College Instruction Graduate College 20FS5531NDEG
Geospatial Analysis and Visualization Urban Planning and Public Affairs 20FS5209NDEG
Health Disparities Research Public Health 2PFY5447NDEU
Healthy Living Practitioner™ ª Applied Health Sciences 20FS5615NDEG
Management and Leadership in the Nonprofit Disability Organization Applied Health Sciences 20FS5047NDEG Until further notice, the certificate is not accepting applications for admission. Contact the college for more information.
Operations and Supply Chain Management Business Administration 20FS5530NDEG
Patient Safety Organizations Medicine 2EFS5143NDEU Until further notice, the certificate is not accepting applications for admission. Contact the college for more information.
Patient Safety, Error Science, and Full Disclosure Medicine 2PFS5141NDEU
Pharmacoepidemiology Pharmacy, Public Health 20FX5491NDEU
Post-Professional Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Applied Health Sciences 20FS5494NDEG
Public Health Emergency Preparedness Public Health 20FY5334NDEU
Public Health Geographic Information Systems Public Health 2PFY5282NDEU
Public Health Informatics Public Health 2PFY4074NDEU
Public Health Management Public Health 2PFY5212NDEU
Public Health Practice Public Health 20FY5190NDEU
Public Transit Planning and Management Urban Planning and Public Affairs 20FS5455NDEG
School Nurse Nursing 20FS5025NDEU
Sleep Health Nursing TBD
Survey Research Methods Urban Planning and Public Affairs 20FS5249NDEU
Teaching/Learning in Nursing and Health Sciences Nursing 20FS5145NDEU
Teaching of Economics Liberal Arts and Sciences 20FS5026NDEG
Technology-Based Health Communication and Promotion College of Applied Health Sciences 20FS5522NDEU
Technology Entrepreneurship Business Administration 20FL5483NDEG TBD
Wireless Communications Technology Engineering 20FQ4078NDEU

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UIC Extended Campus

UIC Extended Campus offers quality, multi-generational programming—credit and noncredit programs, certificates, courses, and workshops—that help children, youth, and adults gain knowledge, build skills, acquire tools, access resources, and develop networks that provide scaffolding to new and self-fulfilling opportunities.

UIC Extended Campus is comprised of the Tutorium in Intensive English and UIC Summer Session. The Tutorium in Intensive English prepares students and professionals for success with English. The Tutorium serves professional faculty, students, community, and aspiring students through a communicative approach to language learning. To view Tutorium offerings, visit UIC Summer Session offers two flexible sessions in a convenient downtown location, and 300+ courses—including hard-to-find upper-level courses. To view current summer offerings, visit