Certificate in Health Administration

The health administration certificate program is designed to prepare people with diverse backgrounds already in the health care industry or those wishing to enter the fast growing and rapidly changing health care profession.

Students admitted to the certificate program are required to complete three of the three-credit courses (9 credits total) listed below, and are required to maintain a 3.0 GPA in order to remain in the program.


Required Courses (6 credit hours)6
Health Administration and Organization
Health Policy
Elective Courses (3 credit hours)3
Program Evaluation
Advanced Special Topics
Planning Management to Promote Health

Also offered as POLS 593 Problems in Political Science and Public Administration: Leading and Managing Public Health Systems