Graduate Certificate in Pain Management
University of Connecticut

Program Details

UConn offers the online Graduate Certificate in Pain Management. This certificate is designed for nursing and healthcare professionals, and can help you to either enter the pain management field or enhance your capacity within it. Pain management is a pivotal component of responsible and compassionate healthcare, both globally and at the patient level.

The following courses make up the program:

  • Fundamental Mechanisms of Acute and Chronic Pain
  • Seminar in Evidence Based Practice for Pain Mgmt
  • Pharmacology of Pain and Analgesia
  • Basic and Clinical Pain Research


  • 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