Curriculum

Graduate Certificates require the completion of four or more graduate courses. All courses are from the Master of Science Program in Health Services Administration within the College of Health Sciences.

Graduate Certificate in Health Care Leadership

Designed for current or aspiring health care managers who desire to increase or advance their career mobility.

HSA 

510

Principles of Health Services Administration (3)

HSA 

620

Health Care Budgeting and Financial Management (3)

HSA 

667

Health Care Leadership (3)

HSA 

668

Health Care Human Resources Management (3)


Graduate Certificate in Medical Group Practice Management

Designed for managers who run or seek to run group medical management practices in private practice settings, in medical centers, or in the public sector.

HSA 

667

Health Care Leadership (3)

HSA 

668

Health Care Human Resources  Management (3)

HSA 

670

Medical Group Practice Management (3)

HSA 

675

Health Information Systems Management (3)


Graduate Certificate in Health Care Planning and Informatics

Designed for those health care managers seeking skills in organizational assessment, reengineering and strategic planning in the health care setting.

HSA 

620 

Health Care Budgeting and Financial Management (3)

HSA 

675

Health Information Systems Management (3)

HSA 

680

Health Care Marketing (3)

HSA 

690

Health Care Strategic Planning (3)


Graduate Certificate in Quality Improvement and Outcomes Management

Designed for managers and functional specialists charged with work and/or process improvement and outcomes management in the clinical and business environment.

HSA 

520 

Managerial Epidemiology (3)

HSA 

535

Applied Biostatistics (3)

NUR

638

Performance Improvement and Quality Assurance (3)

NUR 

679

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (3)


Graduate Certificate in Long-Term Care Management

Designed for health care managers seeking to enhance skills in long-term care management, and expand their career mobility in one of the fastest growing health care sectors.

HSA510

Principles of Health Services Administration

3

HSA611

Long-Term Care Management

3

HSA665

Advanced Study: Risk Management in Health Care Organizations

3

HSA667

Health Care Leadership

3

HSA668

Health Care Human Resources Management

3


Graduate Certificate in Clinical & Epidemiological Research Methods

Designed for current or aspiring health care managers seeking to develop competencies in the business and scientific research environment. Protocol development and hypothesis testing are important components of the curriculum.

HSA520

Managerial Epidemiology

3

HSA535

Applied Biostatistics

3

HSA620

Health Care Budgeting & Financial Management

3

HSA675

Health Information Systems Management

3