Healthcare Management

Graduate Certificate

Asynchronous Online | 7-Week Sessions

Our Healthcare Management Graduate Certificate provides current and aspiring healthcare professionals with a business foundation necessary to succeed in management and leadership roles across the healthcare sector.

This 12-credit online graduate degree certificate, intentionally housed in the URI’s nationally ranked College of Business, allows for maximum flexibility to meet your career needs and is ideal for professional development and credential building in a shorter time frame than our M.S. in Healthcare Management program.

Courses Include:

MHM501: Healthcare in America
MHM502: Leadership in Healthcare Management
MHM503: Financial Management of Healthcare Organizations
MHM504: Economics of Healthcare Management
MHM505: Healthcare Information Systems Management

MHM506: Healthcare Operations & Process Improvement
MHM507: Healthcare Quality Science
MHM508: Data Analytics for Healthcare Management
MHM509: Law and Ethics for Healthcare Management
MHM 510: Strategic Marketing for Healthcare Management

Summer 2024 Dates

4/2Application Deadline
5/7Classes Begin
$856*Tuition per credit *Based on 2023 rates and subject to change
Admission Criteria
  • Statement of purpose
    • Interest and Motivation in Healthcare Management
    • Discuss how URI’s program fits into your professional aspirations
  • College Transcripts from all institutions
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume/CV
Career Opportunities

Learn the language and business of healthcare management and advance your career in the healthcare industry. Healthcare managers are employed in an array of businesses in the healthcare industry including:

“URI has long been a leader in business education and healthcare education. The new Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management, offered by our internationally-accredited College of Business, blends these strengths and equips professionals and aspiring leaders with the business-based healthcare expertise and knowledge needed to manage complex organizations and solve grand challenges”
Sean Edmund Rogers, Ph.D., SPHR, SHRM-SCP | Dean, URI College of Business

The Healthcare Management graduate certificate and master’s degree programs are accredited by the AACSB. AACSB accreditation is highly sought after by universities due to its high level of academic merit — accreditation has been achieved by fewer than 15% of the institutions teaching management education.

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Director of Healthcare Management Programs
Yuwen Chen