Degrees and Certificates

General Information

In addition to many individual courses, GPS offers degree and certificate programs to qualified adult students through distance learning, blended learning and on-site at off-campus locations. If you would like to obtain a graduate degree in emergency management or social work, or study towards a professional certificate nursing education, or obtain professional continuing education credit for educators, there are degree and certificate programs available here that are intellectually challenging and professionally rewarding.

Master of Science in Emergency Management

This is a fully online degree program that has been developed specifically for professionals currently in full-time careers. The program schedule is designed for completion on a part time schedule, so that students may complete the program in as little as two years.

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Graduate Certificate in Gifted Education

This graduate certificate is offered as a post-baccalaureate or post-master's program for currently certified educators.  The certificate is deliverd as a fully online distance education program and can be completed in four semesters with offering year-round (fall, spring and summer).  The completed certificate (15 credits) can be applied in its entirety towards the requirements for the Master of Education degree in Gifted Education.

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Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education

This is a post-baccalaureate certification program for licensed RNs who seek further preparation in the specialty area of nursing education. Applicants are required to hold a bachelor or master’s degree (preferably in nursing) and be currently licensed as a registered nurse. The program is offered fully online with workplace-based fieldwork.

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Graduate Workshops for Teaching Professionals

Graduate workshops are Millersville University’s professional development programs for educators. These graduate-level workshops are offered throughout the year – on-campus, off-campus and online.

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