The Health Sciences department at UMMC's School of Health Related Professions offers a post-baccalaureate certificate in leadership and management that can be earned in 16 months. Consisting of just four courses, this program is designed for leaders who desire to expand their leadership potential and be leaders and managers within different tiers of an organization. The program will provide the student with knowledge and skills in leading, as well as principles of managing complex health systems based on current best practices.
This certificate program will offer online instruction with no on-campus, face-to-face requirements. 100% of the course content will be delivered via the online Learning Management System, Canvas.
The certificate program is comprised of courses which are offered in the Master of Health Systems Administration (MHSA) program.
Graduates of the certificate program may choose to submit an application to the MHSA program. Semester credit hours earned in the certificate program with a grade of “B” or higher are transferable to the MHSA program.
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