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Develop Your Competencies in Pain Management

A 12-Credit online graduate certificate program for nursing professionals

The University of Connecticut (UConn’s) Pain Management online graduate certificate program meshes scholarly work with practice in an engaging 4 course (12-credit) program incorporating top UConn pain management researchers and educators.

Advanced education is a primary step in the pursuit of targeted patient care and UConn's Pain Management online graduate certificate can help you to either enter the pain management field or enhance your capacity within it.

The Pain Management Online Certificate coursework emphasizes:

  • Clinical pain research methodology and its translation into patient care.
  • Issues related to diagnosis of pain in vulnerable populations, such as, neonatal and end-of life (palliative care) patients.
  • Pain research findings and their application to patient care.
  • Neuroscientific and biological processes involved in acute and chronic pain.

This online graduate program is designed for Registered Nurses (RNs) and healthcare professionals holding a bachelor’s degree or higher.

We are currently accepting applications for the spring 2019 semester. The application deadline is Friday, October 26, 11:59 p.m. EST. Apply now to avoid last minute processing delays.

Note: For those seeking licensure in pain management through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), some or all of this certificate’s coursework may be applied towards the continuing education requirements. Please check with the ANCC to ensure applicability.