Graduate Certificate in Holistic Nursing
University of Connecticut

Program Details

Registered Nurses can learn how to integrate holistic principles and evidence-based approaches into their professional practice with this online Graduate Certificate in Holistic Nursing. The nine-credit program from the University of Connecticut’s School of Nursing explores the state of science in holistic care and the latest research on the efficacy and safety of a variety of complementary and integrative health approaches.

Courses discuss the theories, models, definitions, and perceptions of Holistic Nursing. Students learn how to integrate Holistic Nursing practices into professional nursing care for individuals, families, groups, and populations. Graduates will have the educational foundation necessary to sit for national board certification in Holistic Nursing.

Learning Pace


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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Connecticut is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Must be an RN and have completed a bachelor's degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution