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We can help you begin or advance your health systems management career.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of medical and health services managers is projected to grow 23 percent between 2012 and 2022. This post-baccalaureate certificate is ideal for you if you're interested in qualifying for entry-level management positions in health services organizations, or if you're a clinical health services professional looking to transition into a management position.

At the completion of this 12-credit program, you will be able to:

  • apply administrative and management concepts in the health-care environment
  • understand the legal and regulatory environment in which the United States health-care system operates and how it affects administrative and management decisions
  • identify financial accounting and finance principles and how they drive managerial decision-making in health systems management
  • explain how economic theory predicts the supply, demand and consumption of health-care.

Classes are offered Saturdays and online.

Gainful employment information is provided to help you make an informed decision about this certificate program related to time and resources required to complete the program and possible employment outcomes.


The Certificate in Health Systems Management program is one of five programs housed in the School of Health and Human Services. Learn more...