Advanced & Continuing Education
SHP, an innovator in health professions education offers a variety of opportunities for health related professionals to meet their advanced and continuing education needs. The programs and courses, which are designed to meet the diverse needs of health professionals, range from single session short-term courses to advanced certificates in specific professional areas. Several certificates are offered jointly with other Schools of the University, thus emphasizing inter-professional education. Many of the advanced certificates are academically based, meaning that the credits earned towards the certificate may be applied to degree programs of the School. CEU's are approved through the appropriate professional associations. Courses are offered on campus or online, depending upon health professionals needs and availability.
Value Added Features include:
- Courses taught by full-time university faculty
- The ability to earn continuing education or academic credit from the largest health sciences university of its kind in the nation
- Opportunities to interact with health professionals from all over the country
- The ability to earn academic credit as a non-matriculant with the possibility of applying credit towards one of many degree programs offered by SHP
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Center for Advanced & Continuing Education (CACE)
Rutgers School of Health Related Professions in cooperation with the Center for Advanced and Continuing Education (CACE) is designed to offer and administer academic credit bearing courses and programs that may be applied to degrees, professional recognition, seminars for special interests, courses for certificate programs and continuing education units (CEU) to document the type, quality, and duration of non-academic credit work. Please visit the CACE website http://shp.rutgers.edu/dept/cace/index.html for more information regarding registration for non-matriculated coursework in academic courses.
SHP School Certificates
Rutgers Multi-School Certificates
SHP Continuing Education Units (CEU)
The School of Health Professions believes that continuing professional education is a lifelong commitment for health professionals, beginning when they enter their practice and continuing throughout one's career. The School's nine departments are leaders in interprofessional and technology driven education on the pre- and post-professional level. Our health professions programs offer a variety of innovative continuing professional education programs in-person, online and using multi-media. Our continuing professional education programs seek to meet the changing needs of allied health professionals in practice, education and reserach. Please contact the specific departments with your interest for both discipline-specific and interprofessional continuing professional education.