Graduate Certificate in Health Professions Education
University of Connecticut

Program Details

UConn offers the online Graduate Certificate in Health Professions Education. This program is designed particularly for early to mid-career health care professionals who are interested in education (developing or improving their teaching skills) and/or leadership (making decisions about scarce educational resources). 

This certificate gives people an opportunity to learn in the context of an interprofessional cohort through a curriculum that addresses the essentials of evaluation, planning, and implementation. The program is structured to be part seminar and part independent study, as reflected in each person’s self-selected project efforts.


  • A personal statement 
  • Three letters of reference 
  • Current resume or CV 
  • Official college transcript(s) 
  • Successful candidates normally meet the recommended 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education