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Whether you're a working professional or part-time student, Fairfield University offers specialized graduate certificates to enhance your resume, teach you news skills, or prepare you for a change in your career.

Each certificate is designed to be flexible and offers a combination of online and in-class coursework. Upon successful completion of the program’s required courses, students are awarded a graduate certificate and graduate credit transcript. Select courses completed in the 12-credit graduate certificates can count towards the related Fairfield Master's degree if you decide to continue your students and are admitted into those programs.

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Applied Behavior Analysis

This 3-course, 9-credit program provides in-depth training in behavioral strategies and applied behavior analysis (ABA) now required by Connecticut law for those working with children who have autism spectrum disorder.
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Graduate School of Education & Allied Professions

Applied Statistics

Fairfield University’s applied statistics certificate program is designed for working professionals and graduate students interested in gaining a solid background in the fundamentals of statistics.
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College of Arts & Sciences

Business Analytics Certificate

The Business Analytics Certificate is designed for working professionals who are in need of fundamental knowledge in the area of business analytics, either to better perform in a current position, or to become more marketable for a future role in their career.
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Dolan School of Business

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Graduate Certificate

Classroom Technology Integration

As the integration of technology into the classroom has become more common, the need for an understanding of how to effectively employ it has moved beyond the purview of a single educational technology professional.
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Graduate School of Education & Allied Professions

Creative Writing

The MFA in Creative Writing program now offers a year-long, intensive certificate program titled The Prologue. As an introduction to the MFA, The Prologue is a 12-credit post-baccalaureate program that provides creative writers of all levels with two semesters of rigorous, graduate-level one-on-one mentorship to help them jumpstart or finish a book-length project.
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College of Arts & Sciences

Cybersecurity

The School of Engineering’s Certificate Programs are for working professionals or lifelong learners who are looking to enhance a resume, improve skills, prepare for a job change, or explore a new field of interest.
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School of Engineering

Database Management

The School of Engineering's Certificate Programs are for working professionals or lifelong learners who are looking to enhance a resume, improve skills, prepare for a job change, or explore a new field of interest.
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School of Engineering

Financial Mathematics

Fairfield University's applied statistics certificate program is designed for working professionals and graduate students interested in gaining a solid background in the fundamentals of statistics.
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College of Arts & Sciences

Financial Planning & Analysis

The financial planning profession is growing to address that need, with a projected growth rate of 30 percent through 2024, according to the Labor Department. Only a select group of planners have met the rigorous requirements necessary to call themselves CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals.
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Dolan School of Business

Health Informatics

A 12-credit program for the bachelor’s prepared professionals who want to increase their knowledge of health care informatics. Informatics, a rapidly growing area in healthcare, is multidisciplinary field that integrates nursing science and information science to deliver high quality healthcare. The certificate program is open for both nursing and non-nursing professionals.
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Egan School of Nursing

Integration of Spirituality & Religion

This 18-credit, 6-course program is based on the 14 competencies identified by the Association of Spiritual, Ethical and Religious Values in Counseling, a division of the American Counseling Association. GSEAP's counseling accreditation entity, the Council on Accrediting Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), has encouraged programs to infuse and integrate these competencies into the curriculum.
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Graduate School of Education & Allied Professions

Leadership in Educational Technology

Fairfield University's Educational Technology program now offers three online certificate programs for candidates seeking to improve their skills in particular areas of the Educational Technology field.
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Graduate School of Education & Allied Professions

Learning Design & Technology

Fairfield University's Educational Technology program now offers three online certificate programs for candidates seeking to improve their skills in particular areas of the Educational Technology field.
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Graduate School of Education & Allied Professions

Marketing Analysis Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Marketing Analytics is a 12-credit program.
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Dolan School of Business

Certificate Program

Graduate Certificate

The Mini MBA

The Mini MBA is for students who have graduated with a bachelor's degree in something other than business who now would like to gain basic business knowledge.
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Dolan School of Business

Certificate Program

Graduate Certificate

Network Technology

The School of Engineering’s Certificate Programs are for working professionals or lifelong learners who are looking to enhance a resume, improve skills, prepare for a job change, or explore a new field of interest.
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School of Engineering

Nonprofit Management

Fairfield University's certificate in nonprofit management provides an opportunity for professionals interested in or already working in the nonprofit sector to develop and refine the competencies needed to effectively manage and lead a financially stable, innovative, and impactful organization in today's challenging economy.
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College of Arts & Sciences

Sexual & Gender Minority Health

Fairfield University offers a 12-credit certificate for mental health professionals to serve a diverse range of sexual and gender minority (SGM) youth and adults.
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Graduate School of Education & Allied Professions

Strategic Human Resources In The Global Environment Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Strategic Human Resources in the Global Environment is a 12-credit program.
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Dolan School of Business

Certificate Program

Graduate Certificate

Substance Abuse Counseling

This 18-credit, 6-course program is based on competencies established by the Connecticut Certification Board for Drug and Alcohol Counseling. Completion of these courses is required in order to sit for the certification exam that leads to licensing as a licensed or certified alcohol/drug use counselor.
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Graduate School of Education & Allied Professions

Web Application Development

The School of Engineering's Certificate Programs are for working professionals or lifelong learners who are looking to enhance a resume, improve skills, prepare for a job change, or explore a new field of interest.
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School of Engineering

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