Carl H. Lindner College of BusinessCarl H. Lindner College of BusinessUniversity of Cincinnati

Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Health Care Administration Graduate Certificate

The Health Care Administration certificate is for health care professionals who aspire to be at the central point of control. The mix of finance, economics and managerial courses coupled with healthcare topics arm health care professionals with skills needed to lead, manage and administer a health care system, hospital or hospital network.

Curriculum

The Health Care Administration is an inter-disciplinary certificate jointly delivered by UC's College of Allied Health and the Lindner College of Business and includes two core courses (6 semester credits) and two elective course (6 semester credits), depending on program affiliation and prior background.

Course Number

Course Titles

Credit Hours

Core (6 semester credit hours required):

HCA 7001

Health Systems Administration: Organization and Delivery

3

ECON 7021   
Health Care Marketplace 1: Health Economics3
ELECTIVES (6 semester hours required):
HCA 7002Health Systems Management 2: Principles of Leadership
3
FIN  7021Health Care Finance1: Analysis
3
FIN 7022Health Care Finance 2: Decision Making3
MGMT 7022
Health Care Marketplace 2: Strategic Success3
HCA 7031Health Policy 1: Health Policy & Regulation3
HCA 7032Health Policy 2: Health Policy & Regulation3
HCA 7033Global Health Systems3
HCA 7041Health Quality 1:  Evidence-Based Decision Making for Managers3
OM 7042
Health Quality 2: Total Quality Management3
HI 7010
Health Information, IS and Technology
3
MGMT 7082 
Special Topics in Management: Lean Healthcare3

The electives listed above represent the typical set from which most students will choose. Students may be able to choose other electives to match specific career goals, with the approval of the Program Director.

To learn more about this certificate, please contact:

BJ Zirger
Associate Dean of On-Line Education
Email:
Office:
102 Carl H. Lindner Hall
Phone:
513-556-7148
Fax:
513-556-4891
Jason Dickman
Director, Graduate Recruiting & MBA Engagement
Email:
Office:
606 Carl H. Lindner Hall
Phone:
513-556-7024
Fax:
513-558-7006