Healthcare Administration

Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Administration

certificate code - CG01

The Public Administration Department offers a healthcare administration certificate for students who are interested in a career in a variety of healthcare settings, including hospitals, health departments, nursing homes, mental health services, home health services, nonprofit voluntary agencies, health research foundations, public and private insurance, and a variety of governmental agencies. The certificate program is available to students pursuing a degree other than the MPA degree or as a non-degree seeking student. For more information, please consult: http://publicadmin.wvu.edu/.

Certificate Requirements

Required Courses
PUBA 670Health Systems3
PUBA 671Healthcare Organization and Operation3
PUBA 672Healthcare Finance3
Healthcare Electives
See electives listed on web page3
Capstone Experience
PUBA 780Healthcare Administration Practicum (or equivalent capstone course approved by the Director.)3
Total Hours15