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Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Administration

About the Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Administration

If you want to add value to your current position or take the next step in your career, Cedarville University’s Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Administration will equip you with the skills and knowledge for leadership roles in a variety of healthcare settings. You’ll combine industry-specific healthcare knowledge with sound, Christian business principles to be prepared with excellence to serve in this important and growing field.

Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Administration

Highlights of the Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Administration

In-demand – Cedarville's Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Administration meets the need for healthcare administration professionals, as the industry growth continues to outpace the supply of professional managers.

Practical – You will study healthcare systems with an emphasis on ethically managing quality care while reducing costs and will have opportunities to apply what you’re learning to real-world problems.

Accelerated - You can complete the four Certificate courses (each course just seven weeks long) in as little as two semesters. The schedule is flexible for working professionals.

Convenient – The four courses are available fully online, allowing you to earn the certificate from anywhere in the world, and

Biblical ethics – Addressing the continuing erosion of moral discernment in the medical field, you will study ethical issues from a biblical perspective, allowing you to construct a biblical foundation to appraise the ethics of institutional policies.

What Can I Do With the Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Administration?

With a Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Administration, you could advance your career in:

  • Human Resources
  • Social and Community Services
  • Training and Development
  • Practice Management
  • Health Insurance

Your certificate will be applicable in a wide range of healthcare settings:

  • Hospitals
  • Group physician practices
  • Nursing homes
  • Home healthcare
  • Mental health facilities
  • Rehabilitation centers

Program Faculty

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Jeffrey Haymond, Ph.D.

Dean, School of Business Administration; Professor of Economics

  • Location MIL 162
  • Phone 937-766-4442
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John Delano, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, School of Business Administration - M.B.A., Bus Admin Graduate Studies; Associate Professor of Information Technology Management

  • Location MIL 180
  • Phone 937-766-7917

Healthcare Administration Graduate Certificate Program Curriculum

You will take four healthcare administration courses.

Courses:

  • Ethical Issues in Healthcare
  • Healthcare Policy and Data Analysis
  • Healthcare Systems
  • Quality Management in Healthcare
View Curriculum Plan and Catalog