Graduate Certificate: Healthcare Administration

This certificate focuses on the leadership and management aspects of healthcare administration. It can be taken as a stand-alone program of study for non-degree seeking students.  It can also be taken to enhance any graduate degree program of study by providing specialized knowledge and expertise in healthcare administration.  The healthcare administration graduate certificate is designed to support students seeking careers in general healthcare administration, which involves planning, coordinating and supervising staff and functions within healthcare facilities.  

Admission to the Certificate Program

Admission to the certificate program is granted to individuals who apply and meet the standards for admission to a graduate program.

A grade of “C” or higher must be achieved in all certificate coursework and an overall grade point average of 3.0 for the certificate is required. No course credits may be transferred into the certificate program.

Required Courses
HAUU 640Foundations of Healthcare Administration3
HAUU 641Healthcare Law and Ethics3
HAUU 642Health Information Systems and Technology3
Select one of the following:3
Healthcare Economics
Healthcare Quality and Safety
Total Credits12