Graduate Health Care Management Certificate

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Learn the business of healthcare

Discover ways to solve complex healthcare management problems through a Graduate Health Care Management Certificate. It’s designed for students who want to develop business management skills that can be applied in healthcare services organizations, private or group practices, or the health insurance industry.

In this certificate program, you’ll:

  • Learn how to identify, analyze and solve complex management problems
  • Study decision models used by healthcare managers
  • Learn about the tools, technologies and processes needed for managing change
  • Understand current issues in health law and ethics

You’ll complete your certificate online in as little as eight months by taking just one 6-week course at a time, so you can balance work and life on the path to your graduate certificate.

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6 weeks

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Relevant curriculum

Our healthcare certificate programs are designed in close collaboration with senior and executive leaders across the healthcare industry to anticipate emerging needs and trends in the health sector. This is just one more way a University of Phoenix(R) Graduate Health Care Management Certificate can help you develop skills you can apply in the world of healthcare.

Waive coursework

Earn your certificate faster. Your prior eligible coursework may help you have up to one course (three credits) waived. Contact an enrollment representative at 844.YES.UOPX for more information.

Core courses

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Managing The Experience Within The Health Care Environment cem535
Operations Management In Health Care ops572
Data Analysis And Business Analytics dat565
Leveraging Informatics In The Health Sector mha507
Operating In Structure: Health Sector Policy And Governance mha516
Leading With Authenticity In The Health Sector mha542
Creating A Sustainable Legacy: Healthy Communities mha560
Marketing In Health Care mkt573
Project Management pm571

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University of Phoenix is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), Since 1978, University of Phoenix has been continually accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and its predecessor.

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What sets us apart?

When you choose our Graduate Health Care Management Certificate, you can:

Learn on your schedule

Designed to fit into the lives of working adults, our Graduate Health Care Management Certificate can be completed in manageable, 6-week courses.

Lock in your tuition

We promise you’ll keep the same affordable tuition until you graduate from your program. Count on tuition to be as dependable as your education.

Make connections

Access powerful networking tools through our PhoenixLinkTM career services platform. Apply for jobs, post your resumé and make valuable connections.

Take the next step

It’s time to let your education prepare you for the next phase of your career. You’ve got the will. And, by taking one course at a time toward a Graduate Health Care Management Certificate, you’ve got the way.

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