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 Practice Palliative Care Nursing Nursing 20FS5068NDEU http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/advanced-practice-palliative-care-nursing-certificate#about-the-program
Applied Startup Knowledge Business Administration 20FL5482NDEG https://ies.uic.edu/applied-startup-knowledge-ask-certificate-program
Assistive Technology Applied Health Sciences 20FS5022NDEG https://ahs.uic.edu/disability-human-development/admissions-and-programs/assistive-technology-certificate
Basic Community Public Health Practice (admission is suspended) Public Health 20FY5108NDEU http://publichealth.uic.edu/basic-community-public-health-practice
Bioinformatics Engineering 20FQ5001NDEU http://meng.uic.edu/program-info/certificates
Clinical Rehabilitation and Technology Research Applied Health Sciences 20FS5509NDEG https://ahs.uic.edu/physical-therapy/admissions-and-programs/certificate-in-clinical-rehabilitation-and-technology-research/
Clinical Research Methodsᵇ Public Health 2PFS5189NDEU Admission to the program is suspended. Please contact the college for more information.
Disability Ethics Applied Health Sciences 20FS5558NDEG https://ahs.uic.edu/disability-human-development/admissions-and-programs/disability-ethics-certificate
Disaster Management Engineering 20FQ5557NDEU http://meng.uic.edu/program-info/certificates
Educational Research Methodology Education 2PFS5208NDEU http://mesaonline.ec.uic.edu/programs/graduate-certificate-educational-research-methodology
e-Governmentᵇ Urban Planning and Public Affairs 20FS5211NDEU Admission to the program is currently suspended. Contact college for additional information.
Electromagnetics Technology Engineering 20FQ4076NDEU http://meng.uic.edu/program-info/certificates
Emergency Management and Continuity Planning (EMCP) Business Administration and Public Health 2PFY5021NDEU http://www.emergencymanagement.uic.edu
Energy Efficient Building Design Engineering 20FS5682NDEG http://energycertificates.uic.edu/
Engineering Law and Management Engineering 20FQ4077NDEU http://meng.uic.edu/program-info/certificates
Fellowship in Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapyᵇ Applied Health Sciences 20FS5493NDEG Until further notice, the certificate is not accepting applications for admission. Contact the college for more information.
Foundations of College Instruction Graduate College 20FS5531NDEG http://grad.uic.edu/certificate-foundations-college-instruction
Geospatial Analysis and Visualization Urban Planning and Public Affairs 20FS5209NDEG https://cuppa.uic.edu/academics/upp/upp-programs/certificates/gsav-certificate
Health Disparities Research Public Health 2PFY5447NDEU http://publichealth.uic.edu/health-disparities-research
Healthy Living Practitioner™ ª Applied Health Sciences 20FS5615NDEG https://ahs.uic.edu/physical-therapy/admissions-and-programs/healthy-living-practitioner-certificate-program/
Health Professions Education Medicine 2PFS5672NDEG Contact the Department of Medical Education for additional information.
Management and Leadership in the Nonprofit Disability Organizationᵇ 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 Organizationsᵇ 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 http://psl.ec.uic.edu/programs/graduate-certificate-patient-safety-error-science-full-disclosure
Pharmacoepidemiology Pharmacy, Public Health 20FX5491NDEU http://publichealth.uic.edu/pharmacoepidemiology
Post-DNP Certificate: Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Nursing TBD http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/certificate-programs#post-dnp-certificate
Post-DNP Certificate: Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Nursing TBD http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/certificate-programs#post-dnp-certificate
Post-DNP Certificate: Family Nurse Practitioner Nursing TBD http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/certificate-programs#post-dnp-certificate
Post-DNP Certificate: Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Nursing TBD http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/certificate-programs#post-dnp-certificate
Post-DNP Certificate: Nurse-Midwifery Nursing TBD http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/certificate-programs#post-dnp-certificate
Post-DNP Certificate: Nurse-Midwifery/Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Nursing TBD http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/certificate-programs#post-dnp-certificate
Post-DNP Certificate: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner—Acute Care Program Nursing TBD http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/certificate-programs#post-dnp-certificate
Post-DNP Certificate: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner—Primary Care Program Nursing TBD http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/certificate-programs#post-dnp-certificate
Post-DNP Certificate: Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Nursing TBD http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/certificate-programs#post-dnp-certificate
Post-DNP Certificate: Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Nursing TBD http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/certificate-programs#post-dnp-certificate
Post-Professional Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Applied Health Sciences 20FS5494NDEG http://ahs.uic.edu/physical-therapy/admissions-and-programs/residency-in-orthopedic-physical-therapy
Power Generation Engineering 20FS5681NDEG http://energycertificates.uic.edu/
Public Health Geographic Information Systems Public Health 2PFY5282NDEU http://pubhealthgis.uic.edu
Public Health Informatics Public Health 2PFY4074NDEU http://publichealth.uic.edu/public-health-informatics
Public Health Management Public Health 2PFY5212NDEU http://publichealth.uic.edu/public-health-management
Public Transit Planning and Management Urban Planning and Public Affairs 20FS5455NDEG https://cuppa.uic.edu/academics/upp/upp-programs/certificates/ptpm-certificate
School Nurse Nursing 20FS5025NDEU http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/certificate-programs#school-nurse
Sleep Health Nursing 20FS5643NDEU
Survey Research Methods Urban Planning and Public Affairs 20FS5249NDEU http://srm.uic.edu
Teaching/Learning in Nursing and Health Sciences Nursing 20FS5145NDEU http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/certificate-programs#teachinglearning-in-nursing-and-health-sciences
Teaching of Economics Liberal Arts and Sciences 20FS5026NDEG Contact the department for additional information.
Technology-Based Health Communication and Promotion College of Applied Health Sciences 20FS5522NDEU https://ahs.uic.edu/physical-therapy/admissions-and-programs/technology-based-health-communication-and-promotion/
Technology Entrepreneurship Business Administration 20FL5483NDEG TBD
Wireless Communications Technology Engineering 20FQ4078NDEU http://meng.uic.edu/program-info/certificates

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 can be viewed online. UIC Summer Session offers two flexible sessions in a convenient downtown location, and 300+ courses—including hard-to-find upper-level courses. Current summer offerings can be found online.