UConn Online Nursing Programs

UConn's School of Nursing graduate program prepares exceptional, skilled, visionary nurse leaders who synthesize best evidence and translate it into practice to advance health locally and globally.

Online MS in Nursing Master's & Nurse Practitioner Degrees

UConn Online Nursing, Adult Acute Gerontology

Adult Gerontology
Acute Care - MS

Coordinate care of acutely and critically ill individuals from adolescence to senescence.

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UConn Online Nursing Nursing Leadership

Leader - MS

You’ve been on the front lines of patient care. Now it’s your time to lead. Deliver policies, outcomes, and best care.

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UConn Online Nursing Adult Primary Care

Adult Gerontology
Primary Care - MS

Care for individuals across the lifespan with common acute and chronic conditions.

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UConn Online Nursing Education

Educator - MS

Expand your knowledge of how to construct and evaluate education programs for nurses and apply what you learn.

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UConn Family Nurse Practitioner Online Master's Program

Family Nurse
Practitioner - MS

FNPs provide comprehensive patient-focused primary care to individuals across the lifespan.

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UConn Online Neonatal Nursing Master's Degree

Neonatal Nurse
Practitioner - MS

Advanced practice roles in Neonatology are among the oldest and most respected of all advanced practice roles in the U.S. and Canada.

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Online Nursing Graduate Certificates

UConn Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Innovations


Helping medical professionals, and others bring innovation and entrepreneurship to healthcare.

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UConn Online Graduate in Life Stories Practice and Research

Life Story Practice and Research

Learn how to promote well-being through narratives, reminiscence, and life review.

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UConn Online Graduate Certificate in Health Professions Education

Health Professions Education

Are you involved in educating students, residents, or colleagues?

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UConn Online Graduate Certificate in Pain Management


Managing pain—especially chronic pain—can be extremely complex and frustrating.

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UConn Online Graduate Certificate in Holistic Nursing


Integrate healing of the body, mind, spirit, and emotions into your professional practice.

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UConn Online Dementia Care Graduate Certificate

Dementia Care

The Dementia Care program is designed to help healthcare professionals improve the care of persons living with dementia and their caregivers.

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BS to DNP in Nursing, MS to DNP in Nursing, PhD in Nursing

UConn Online BS to DNP Nursing Program

BS to Doctor of Nursing Practice

Designed for nurses seeking a terminal degree, the BS-DNP option is available for FNP, AGACNP, AGPCNP, Neonatal NP and Nurse Leader concentrations.

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UConn Online MS to DNP Program

MS to Doctor of Nursing Practice

A practice-focused degree for NPs, specialists, midwives, anesthetists & administrators within the FNP, AGACNP, AGPCNP, Neonatal NP & Nurse Leader concentrations.

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UConn Nursing Phd Program

Doctor of Philosophy
in Nursing (PhD)

A Nursing PhD program supporting nursing leaders who advance the field, their careers, and make key clinical contributions for a healthier world.

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Holistic Nursing Credentialing Corporation, endorsed school

Holistic Nursing

Endorsed by The American Holistic Nurses Credentialing Corporation

Neonatal Nursing

UConn Ranked #1 of Neonatal Online Master's Nurse Practitioner Programs

2020 RN_top ranked Program

Noteworthy News

Nurse Researcher Xiaomei Cong Receives the 2021 Virginia A. Henderson Award
Given by the Connecticut Nurses Association, the honor recognizes Cong's significant contributions to nursing research. READ MORE

The Transformative Scandinavian Trip that Led a Nursing Ph.D. Student Back to UConn
George Goodrich '09 (NUR) worked in paramedicine and public radio before finding his way to nursing — and now has returned to UConn to pursue his doctorate. READ MORE

World-Renowned Nurse Scientist Nancy Redeker To Join UConn School of Nursing
Nancy Redeker is a fellow of the American Academy of Nursing and the American Heart Association and has an international reputation in biobehavioral nursing science. She will join the School's faculty this coming spring. READ MORE

Alumna Donates World War I-Era Nursing Posters, Invalid Feeders to the School of Nursing
The artifacts, donated by Diane Sanchez ’95 MS, will be incorporated into the School’s Archives of Nursing History and displayed in the Widmer Wing of Storrs Hall at a future date. READ MORE

Eight New Faculty Members Join the School of Nursing
The four tenure-track and four clinical faculty members join the School at a time when preparing its students to care for the local and global communities is more important than ever. READ MORE


Calendar of Events

  1. Oct 25 Virtual Information Session, Family Nurse Practitioner Program5:00pm
  2. Oct 26 Virtual Information Session, Healthcare Innovation Online Graduate Certificate5:00pm
  3. Oct 28 Getting Started In Undergraduate Research2:00pm
  4. Oct 28 UConn IDEA Grant Information Session4:00pm
  5. Nov 5 Getting Started In Undergraduate Research3:30pm