UIC offers two online Patient Safety Leadership programs:

  • Master of Science in Patient Safety Leadership
  • Graduate Certificate in Patient Safety, Error Science and Full Disclosure

The admissions requirements for the two programs are very similar. International applicants must also submit proof of English language proficiency.

If you meet the admissions requirements, you may apply for either program. Courses completed for the graduate certificate program may be applied to the MS program.

Early applications are encouraged. While UIC offers rolling admissions, meaning that you can submit your application for any term at any time, the preferred application deadlines are:

Term Preferred Application Deadline
Fall August 1st
Spring December 1st
Summer May 15th

I am more influential with leadership now that I have a solid foundation of the history and concepts of patient safety.

Lisa Burton  |  MS in PSL, UIC Class of 2015