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Graduate and Professional Programs

The University of Connecticut offers post baccalaureate and graduate studies in more than 100 subject areas, and we enroll nearly 7,000 students in doctoral, masters, and certificate programs. Please contact the program directly for admissions information.

School of Nursing students in the SIM lab of the Widmer Wing of the School of Nursing

Certificate Entry Into Nursing (CEIN/BS)

The CEIN/BS program is designed for those with a bachelor’s degree in a non-nursing field. Upon the successful completion of the one-year CEIN/BS program, the student is awarded a bachelor’s degree in nursing, in addition to the post-baccalaureate certificate and is eligible to take the NCLEX (the RN license exam).

For more information:
CEIN/BS Website
School of Nursing Enrollment Services Office
P: (860) 486-3716 (main office in Storrs)

Student teacher Tracey-Ann Lafayette reads with second graders at Verplanck Elementary in Manchester

Teacher Certification Program for College Graduates (TCPCG)

The TCPCG is part of UConn’s Neag School of Education and is an 11 month accelerated, full time program leading to a MA in Education and candidacy for teacher certification at the secondary school level. Students at the Waterbury campus may pursue certification in the following education areas: Agricultural Education, English Education, Mathematics Education, Science Education, Special Education, Social Studies Education, and World Languages Education.

For more information:
TCPCG Website

TCPGG Waterbury Office
P: (203) 236-9926

Jung-Min Kim, associate professor of finance

Master in Business Administration (MBA)

Convenience and flexibility are fundamental features of UConn’s MBA Program curriculum structure allowing students to design individualized programs to suit their personal and professional needs. MBA courses are delivered in Hartford, Stamford and Waterbury all year long and are generally offered evenings, weekends and in a variety of blended formats.

For more information:
MBA Website
School of Business Part-Time MBA Program

P: (203) 236-9848

Soliman Alhudaithy, '17 master's degree in the field of engineering and a Ph.D., student in Engineering

Master of Engineering (MENG) & Advanced Engineering Certificates (AEC)

The UConn School of Engineering Professional Education (PE) program at the University of Connecticut School of Engineering delivers online, synchronous and asynchronous coursework, required by graduate students toward completion of an engineering degree or certificate; courses of interest to students and corporate partners who wish to expand their knowledge and those of their employees, with offerings of specific engineering subjects relevant to their current needs; and courses for practitioners and students who are interested in advancing their knowledge of specific engineering subjects in a non-degree path.

In summary, the PE program at UConn offers interactive and flexible:

  • Master of Engineering (MENG) Degree
  • Advanced Engineering Certificates (AEC)
  • Graduate Courses (Non-degree/Take a Course)
  • Corporate Education (Customized Training & Development)
  • UConn Boot Camps (skills-based training programs with a market driven curriculum)

Professional Education Website
UConn School of Engineering

Professional Education Program
P: (860) 486-4044