Admissions-Graduate Certificate

To apply for admission to the Intraoperative Neuromonitoring Graduate Certificate, please see the requirements below.  The deadline for Summer 2020 is February 1, 2020.

Application Requirements:

*Be sure to select Intraoperative Neuromonitoring Graduate Certificate as the program name and Summer 2020 as the term within the Application. We only accept students once a year, in the Summer term. Applications will be reviewed after February 1st.

  • A non-refundable $75 application fee.
  • Earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a degree in Physiology, Neuroscience, Psychology, Audiology, Biomedical Engineering, or related majors in the Health and Life Sciences with a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA.
  • Unofficial transcripts from all schools attended regardless of whether a degree was received.
  • Demonstrated English Proficiency (does not apply to native English speakers) as measured by the TOEFL (minimum overall score of 550 for the paper-based test or 79 for the internet-based test) or IELTS (minimum average overall score of at least 6.5). For TOEFL waiver eligibility please click here.
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who can address the candidate’s potential for success.  For those that have been in the workforce for an extended period of time, these letters may be from professionals, although it is preferable to include at least one academic reference.
  • Current resume or CV.
  • A personal statement that describes your interest in pursuing a Graduate Certificate in Intraoperative Neuromonitoring, your ultimate plans, and any formal or informal experiences you have had with neuromonitoring.
  • The GRE is not required.
  • A Residence Affidavit and Immunization Records are required.
  • After you submit your application, please send The Graduate School your Official Transcript(s):
    University of Connecticut
    The Graduate School
    Whetten Graduate Center
    438 Whitney Road Ext., Unit 1152
    Storrs, CT 06269-1152

If you have any questions on how to use the  online application system, please contact The Graduate School at 860-486-3617.

International Students – International applicants are welcome to apply.  Admitted applicants will be directed to UConn International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) to request a Form I-20, which is needed to apply for the F-1 student visaafter gaining admission to the program. When requesting the Form I-20, international applicants are required to submit evidence of financial ability to cover all educational and living expenses for the duration of the program. Contact ISSS with all questions related to immigration and the student visa process preferably before applying at 860.486.3855.