Certificate Programs

Graduate certificates are short degree programs — typically 12-18 credit hours — created to meet the supplemental needs of graduates or professionals.  

With an online graduate certificate, you can build the knowledge and develop the skills you need for career advancement in as little as one semester. 

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An online certificate program may be right for you if:  

  • You want to build skills in a specific area that was not covered in your undergraduate curriculum.   
  • You need a flexible path toward professional development opportunities for career advancement.   
  • You are not sure whether you’re ready to make a commitment to a master’s program but want to get your feet wet with advanced studies.  

Successful completion of the program coursework and certificate application will lead to a graduate certificate on the student's official academic transcript. Students will also receive a printed certificate for display. 

Online Graduate Certificates

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Cardiovascular Nursing

Specialize your skillset in cardiology to meet the needs of the local, state, and national populations. Developed in partnership with the Cardiovascular Institute of the South. 

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Instructional Coaching

Facilitate change in instructional practices and give your peers the ability to plan, teach, and diagnose student needs more effectively.

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Population Health

Overcome challenges and disparities in healthcare to improve outcomes across all populations. Prepare to develop effective policies and strategies to address environmental and social factors that influence population health outcomes.

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Post-MBA Graduate Certificate in Health Care Administration

Deepen your knowledge of health care administration, leadership, and policy. Grow your professional network and stand out in the complex and ever-changing health care industry. 

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Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (Post-MSN Certificate)

Fulfill a vital role in patient care as a mental health care provider. Help improve health care access for underserved populations.

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