Rowan University offers the online Graduate Certificate in Enhancing Instructional Practices in Health Professions Education. This certificate develops medical school faculty members and other health professionals as master educators and academic leaders. Healthcare professions educators, in addition to content expertise in clinical areas, must attain pedagogical and curriculum development skills absent from standard medical education training. These professionals learn an array of clinical teaching strategies, as well as adult learning, written and clinical assessment, curriculum/program development and management, and teaching and communicative proficiency. The certificate develops students’ effectiveness in the field of health professions education, benefitting their students and, ultimately, patients and the healthcare system.
- Bachelor's degree (or its equivalent) from an accredited institution of higher learning
- Official transcripts from all colleges attended (regardless of number of credits earned)
- Recommended minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale)
- One letter of recommendation
School Accreditation Statement
Middle States Commission on Higher Education