Graduate Certificate Programs

Healthcare Management   Graduate Certificate


This program is designed for individuals who have earned a baccalaureate degree in any discipline and who are seeking functional competency in the healthcare management field.


Admission Requirements

Candidates must apply to the university and gain regular admission and be accepted as a candidate for the Graduate Healthcare Management Certificate Program by the College of Business.


Program Requirements

Candidates must fulfill the following specific requirements:

  1. Certificate Students must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA in FHU coursework needed for the certificate; a course grade below C is not applicable toward meeting certificate requirements. 

  2. Under direction of the Director of the MBA Program, candidates will complete an individually approved curriculum based on the following outline:


Healthcare Management Certificate

15 hours

HAD 510 

Fundamentals of Healthcare Administration


HAD 530

U.S. Healthcare System


HAD 540

Total Quality Management in Healthcare


HAD 560

Healthcare Information Systems




Choose one (1) course


MGT 540

Operations Management


HAD 590

Integrated Healthcare Administration Experience   



NOTE: All necessary course prerequisites must be met.