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Even though my attend distant learning classes online, several universities hold commencement at several locations. You could even stop taking classes for many weeks during the year without withdrawing and without throwing your student loans into repayment. That is a strong argument many people look at when enrolling in distance learning classes.

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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Intervention Certificate

University of New Brunswick College of Extended Learning
Online Full time 20 weeks Canada Fredericton

This program is designed to provide participants with the essential skills to apply in a variety of roles and support sectors. [+]

Current studies suggest that up to 4% of individuals in Canada have FASD. One of the most critical issues currently facing Canada’s intervention sector is a shortage of skilled labour to fill the growing demand for FAS diagnosis, intervention, and support. This program is designed to provide participants with the essential skills to apply in a variety of roles and support sectors.

Please note: Applicants must have an Early Childhood, Human Service Counsellor, or other related diploma or degree, or the equivalent combination of experience in a related field and applied training.

Benefits Work with individuals affected by FASD at all age levels Establish and maintain effective understanding and communication with affected clients, individuals, and families Provide advocacy and awareness of community resources Participate in case planning, crisis intervention, reporting, and documentation Teach and support the learning process Development of family and participant treatment plans Who should attend? ... [-]

Online Graduate Certificate Program in Clinical Research

Division of Graduate Medical Sciences at Boston University School of Medicine
Online Part time 1 - 2 years September 2019 USA Boston

Clinical research is the fastest growing discipline in the burgeoning medical device and pharmaceutical industries. Keeping pace with the ever-increasing body of knowledge and new regulatory procedures generated by advances in clinical research is critical to career success. [+]

Clinical research is the fastest growing discipline in the burgeoning medical device and pharmaceutical industries. Keeping pace with the ever-increasing body of knowledge and new regulatory procedures generated by advances in clinical research is critical to career success.

The objective of the Nondegree program is to provide an in-depth understanding of the scientific fundamentals of human research.

The Curriculum provides an in-depth understanding of key, fundamental elements of clinical research, including:

Clinical trial design and conduct Clinical research regulations Good clinical practices of research Critical evaluation of the medical, research literature Who can benefit from this program? ... [-]

Graduate Certificate in Spatial Analysis for Public Health

Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health - Online
Online Part time 1 year September 2019 USA USA Online

A one-year, online certificate program that prepares students to effectively collect, map and interpret geographic information to test and refine hypotheses to answer a set of questions within the public health sector. [+]

The Certificate in Spatial Analysis for Public Health is a fully online, part-time graduate program offered by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Spatial analysis is an emerging field with evolving applications that are vast and paramount, impacting public health at the local and global level.

The carefully sequenced courses of the certificate program in Spatial Analysis for Public Health introduce and reinforce a unifying comprehensive spatial science paradigm, to include components of Spatial Data, GIS and Spatial Statistics.

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Graduate Certificate in Health Information Technology (HIT)

Kennesaw State University
Online Full time June 2019 USA Kennesaw

The Graduate Certificate in Health Information Technology (HIT) Program is designed for IT professionals who have a bachelor's degree and have taken the Graduate Transition Certificate in Information Technology (or the equivalent through other coursework) to advance their knowledge in the field of Health IT.

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Graduate Certificate in Health Information Technology

The Graduate Certificate in Health Information Technology (HIT) Program is designed for IT professionals who have a bachelor's degree and have taken the Graduate Transition Certificate in Information Technology (or the equivalent through other coursework) to advance their knowledge in the field of Health IT. All the courses in the Health Information Technology Certificate are offered both face-to-face and online.

Students graduating with this program will have a strong background in fundamental principles and applications of the use of information and communication technology in healthcare in different healthcare settings, as well as hands-on experience with Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems widely adopted by healthcare providers.... [-]


Advanced Certificate in Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Washburn University
Online Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2019 USA Topeka + 1 more

Magnetic resonance (MR) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a procedure that uses pulses of radio wave energy along with a magnetic field to image a specific body area. Structure and function of the body are then presented as cross-sectional anatomy images. MR has greater soft tissue contrast than CT, thereby creating detailed images. Technologists employed in magnetic resonance imaging may work in hospitals, imaging centers. According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, technologists with certification in more than one diagnostic imaging area such as MR will be more marketable. [+]

Magnetic resonance (MR) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a procedure that uses pulses of radio wave energy along with a magnetic field to image a specific body area. Structure and function of the body are then presented as cross-sectional anatomy images. MR has greater soft tissue contrast than CT, thereby creating detailed images.

Technologists employed in magnetic resonance imaging may work in hospitals, imaging centers. According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, technologists with certification in more than one diagnostic imaging area such as MR will be more marketable.

Admission Prerequisite

Admission to the MR Program follows the ARRT guidelines for post-primary certification. An applicant may be currently enrolled in an applicable imaging education program, such as radiology. However, the applicant must have attained registration status through ARRT in the applicable area prior to the start of the MR Program (mid-August). Another avenue for admission is to hold a current registration in radiography, radiation therapy, sonography or nuclear medicine. Sonography registration may be through either the ARRT or ARDMS. Nuclear medicine registration may be held with either the ARRT or NMTCB.... [-]


Certificate of Chinese Medicine Philosophy

American College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine
Online Full time Part time 1 - 4 months September 2019 USA Houston + 1 more

The goal of the Certificate of Chinese Medicine Philosophy is to introduce the concepts and philosophies of traditional Chinese medicine. This certificate program is comprised of five modules in acupuncture theory and philosophy. [+]

Purpose

The goal of the Certificate of Chinese Medicine Philosophy is to introduce the concepts and philosophies of traditional Chinese medicine.

Overview of the Program

This certificate program is one of the most popular short programs of the institution. It is comprised of courses in acupuncture theory and philosophy. The program is fully online and at your own pace, and the courses are personalized to maximize your learning ability. At the end of 4 months, individuals who complete 100% of all courses will receive a Certificate of Completion.

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Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health - Distance Learning

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Online Full time Part time October 2019 United Kingdom London

This course aims: to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to improve the global health of populations, communities and particular groups within them, through the promotion of health and prevention of diseases; the provision and evaluation of treatment and care; and the investigation and control of environmental threats to health. [+]

PG Certificate in Public Health (Distance Learning)This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary to address diverse global public health issues. The course covers promoting health and prevention of diseases; the provision and evaluation of treatment and care; and the investigation and control of environmental threats to health. The emphasis is on the use, development, and evaluation of conceptual models, methods of analysis, and practical, effective interventions.The course draws on a wide range of health and social science disciplines. It is interactive, using exercises that build on the personal experience of participants.Applicants come from diverse backgrounds. Many are health professionals working at a service or policy level, while others wish to obtain public health skills that they can apply to their work in development, community services, government, research or teaching.... [-]


Medical Assisting Certificate

American National University
Online Full time 40 weeks September 2019 USA Salem USA Online + 1 more

Our Medical Assistants are multi-talented healthcare professionals, skilled in performing routine clinical and administrative procedures for healthcare settings such as physician’s offices and outpatient clinics. [+]

Medical Assisting Certificate

The Medical Assisting Certificate is designed to give students the basic clinical and administrative skills to enter the field of medical assisting. The practical and comprehensive coursework will include anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, administering injections, performing EKGs, and venipuncture.

Save Time & Money

American National University’s progressive learning format saves you time and money by allowing you to get into the workforce more quickly while providing you with an opportunity to seamlessly pursue higher levels of academic achievement.

The certificate in medical assisting is 100% transferable to the associate’s degree in medical assisting, yet still provides the knowledge and skills necessary to begin earning in as few as 10 months.... [-]


CertHE Healthcare Management

University of Essex Online
Online Part time 16 months January 2019 United Kingdom UK Online

This short CertHE Healthcare Management course is the perfect introduction to mixing the challenging world of both health and management. [+]

This short CertHE Healthcare Management course is the perfect introduction to mixing the challenging worlds of both health and management. With an indicative study duration of just 16 months, this programme can be completed as a stand-alone qualification or used as a stepping stone towards our full BSc (Hons) Healthcare Management degree.

Throughout the programme, you’ll gain awareness of topical healthcare subjects whilst starting to build links with contemporary health care problems and their interaction with business and management. You’ll also gain an understanding of management topics including finance and business management skills. You will learn to recognize the key challenges associated with healthcare management as well as how to communicate your ideas both orally and in the context of a written presentation.... [-]


PET-MR Principles and Applications (PgCert, PgProfDev - Online Learning)

The University of Edinburgh - College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Online Part time 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom Edinburgh

Combined Positron Emission Tomography (PET) and Magnetic Resonance (MR) is an imaging technology which allows information on metabolic function, physiology, and anatomy to be collected in a single scanning session for diagnostic and research purposes (e.g. investigating dementias & cancers). [+]

Programme description

Combined Positron Emission Tomography (PET) and Magnetic Resonance (MR) is an imaging technology which allows information on metabolic function, physiology, and anatomy to be collected in a single scanning session for diagnostic and research purposes (e.g. investigating dementias & cancers).

PET-MR scanners are increasingly being installed in clinical and research settings, but currently training in how to run and best use such facilities is limited, often requiring long periods of residency, away from work and personal commitments at home.

The University of Edinburgh is among the few UK centres with a PET-MR scanner and personnel with the expertise in how to run and use it. This programme harnesses our expertise in imaging technology, which will allow learners to train in this field via an online learning environment.... [-]


Post-Master's Certificate in Sequence Analysis and Genomics

Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Online Part time September 2019 USA Washington

The Johns Hopkins Post Master's Graduate Certificate in Sequence Analysis and Genomics was designed for scientists who already have an extensive grounding in biochemistry, molecular biology, and cell biology and but need the bioinformatics skills to design experiments and analyze data. [+]

The Johns Hopkins Post Master’s Graduate Certificate in Sequence Analysis and Genomics was designed for scientists who already have an extensive grounding in biochemistry, molecular biology, and cell biology and but need the bioinformatics skills to design experiments and analyze data.

The program introduces students to the foundations of bioinformatics through the core bioinformatics courses and then the students take upper-level courses that are required for understanding and performing sequence and genomic analysis.

The revolution in sequencing technology has resulted in vast quantities of data that require storage and analysis. The analysis of nucleic acid and protein data requires specialized bioinformatics tools and an understanding of genomics. The emerging sequencing technologies and accompanying bioinformatics tools will advance personalized medicine, pharmacogenomics, and molecular diagnostics methods. As a result, the advancement of these tools will open new avenues of research on many fronts—along with an influx of job opportunities in the field.... [-]


Certificate in Occupational Therapy – Concentrations in Advanced Professional Study for Occupational Therapists and Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation

Tufts University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Online Full time Part time January 2019 USA Medford

The Certificate in Occupational Therapy is open to individuals with a bachelor's, master's, or doctoral degree in occupational therapy and offers two concentrations: Advanced Professional Study and Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation. The concentration in Advanced Professional Study is of special interest to occupational therapists interested in expanding their careers, fieldwork educators, administrators, clinical specialists and supervisors, and seasoned professionals eager to strengthen their expertise. The concentration in Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation is intended for practicing occupational therapists who would like to use coursework to gain knowledge in the occupational therapy specialty of hand and upper extremity therapy. [+]

The Certificate in Occupational Therapy is open to individuals with a bachelor's, master's, or doctoral degree in occupational therapy and offers two concentrations: Advanced Professional Study and Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation. The concentration in Advanced Professional Study is of special interest to occupational therapists interested in expanding their careers, fieldwork educators, administrators, clinical specialists and supervisors, and seasoned professionals eager to strengthen their expertise. The concentration in Hand and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation is intended for practicing occupational therapists who would like to use coursework to gain knowledge in the occupational therapy specialty of hand and upper extremity therapy.... [-]


Gerontology Certificate

Texas Tech University Worldwide eLearning
Online Full time Part time 21 hours September 2019 USA USA Online + 1 more

Texas Tech University's online Gerontology Certificate is made possible through a consortium of universities called the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (GPIDEA). Several universities have come together to offer online post-baccalaureate programs to students whose families or careers have prevented them from completing a degree on campus. [+]

Gerontology Certificate

Texas Tech University's online Gerontology Certificate is made possible through a consortium of universities called the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (GPIDEA). Several universities have come together to offer online post-baccalaureate programs to students whose families or careers have prevented them from completing a degree on campus. The consortium agreement allows students to take courses offered by multiple institutions for a standard tuition in order to complete a program.

Program Overview 21 credit hours Although students can take courses from multiple institutions, the degree-granting institution is responsible for placing students for practicum and internship credits. Coursework is completed online Students are not required to enroll in a certain number of courses each semester, so completion time varies by individual. Application Process ... [-]

Further education in health / nursing management (iubh)

IUBH Fernstudium
Online Full time Part time 18 - 36 months Open Enrollment Germany Bad Honnef + 1 more

Our certificate course Business Administration in Health / Nursing Management (IUBH) enables you to achieve an excellent education and training in just three semesters. Continuing education at university level. You can specialize in sector-specific elective modules in your chosen field of specialization and become a specialist in the field of health management or nursing management. [+]

Our certificate course Business Administration in Health / Nursing Management (IUBH) enables you to achieve an excellent education and training in just three semesters. Continuing education at university level. You can specialize in sector-specific elective modules in your chosen field of specialization and become a specialist in the field of health management or nursing management.

With us you study in only 3 semesters, supported by vodcasts, video lectures, tutors and printed as well as digital further education scripts - no matter where you are at the moment.

Facts about continuing education Business Administration / Health / Nursing Management (IUBH) Degree : Business Administration in Health / Nursing Management (IUBH) Continuing education duration : alternatively 3, 4 or 6 semesters Continuing Education Model : Online Study Language of instruction : German Probationary period : 4 weeks Extension : free of charge Admission Requirements : Without ECTS credits: Without ECTS credits: min. 2-year vocational training or 3 years of professional experience; With receipt of ECTS points: (Fach-) Abitur or completed master examination or min. 2-year training with 3 years of professional experience Accreditation : ZFU (No. 286017) Start of training : at any time Certification : Certificate 2-stage model ... [-]

Course in Human Reproduction

E-Learning University of Athens
Online 36 weeks June 2019 Greece Athens

The course “Human Reproduction” provides high-level specialized education in Biology, Genetics, Reproductive Endocrinology and applies for specialists (Gynecologists, Endocrinologists, Biologists, Midwives, Researchers, Nurses etc.) providing a premium level training of this scientific field. [+]

The course “Human Reproduction” provides high-level specialized education in Biology, Genetics, Reproductive Endocrinology and applies for specialists (Gynecologists, Endocrinologists, Biologists, Midwives, Researchers, Nurses etc.) providing a premium level training of this scientific field.

This online course combines coursework and practical experience on individual topics as well as clinical research. The Internship, that requires physical presence, takes place in the meeting rooms, surgery rooms, clinical laboratories of the GENESIS ATHENS Clinic (Greece), and in rooms of pure research as well, using live models and simulators with telematics and personal attendance of learners. The course includes 25 weeks of theoretical training and 1 week of practical training.... [-]