Health Care Management

The Business Side of  the Health Care Industry
Managing the quality and costs of health care requires superior business knowledge and skills, especially in a time of rapid growth and change. As individuals in clinical roles move into administration and management, professional development in the area of heath care management is essential to ensure smooth business operations in an industry that continues to grow in scope and complexity.

The eight-course Certificate of Health Care Management provides a solid foundation for those without a business degree or experience who need to understand business functions in a health care organization. The health care management certificate provides essential business training that is relevant and necessary to health care professionals transitioning to a leadership role in their career.


  • Accounting Fundamentals 
  • Survey of Economics
  • Principles of Marketing & Management
  • Data-Based Decision-Making
  • Fundamentals of Finance
  • Introduction to Health Care Management
  • Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Care
  • Current Issues in Health Care Management
Completion of this certificate will also satisfy the academic preparation for individuals applying to the MBA Program who do not have an undergraduate major in business. The three health care courses fulfill the electives in the MBA in Health Care Management Program. Those completing this certificate may be eligible to complete requirements for an MBA degree with nine additional courses.

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