Graduate Certificate In Healthcare Management
Credit Hours
Years (Avg.)
Class Type
100% Online, 8-Week Courses
Transfer Credits
Not Applicable
Next Start Date
Jun 29, 2020
Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Lead in the Healthcare Field with Our Online Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management 

Are you looking to advance your healthcare career by pursuing a management role? Do you enjoy helping people and working alongside medical professionals? At Liberty University, our 100% online Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management can equip you with the essential training you need to be a health service manager or administrator who directs the operations of hospitals, healthcare systems, and other types of health services organizations. In our online healthcare management graduate certificate program, you will learn how to shape healthcare policy that will help our nation’s health-related organizations serve individual patients better and improve healthcare outcomes. 

Why Choose Our Healthcare Management Graduate Certificate?

Our online Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management offers a collection of key courses that prepare you for leadership roles in the healthcare field. You also have the option of transferring the credits you earn into a master’s degree program, should you choose to further your education in the future. If you want to help health service professionals and medical staff work together to enhance the well-being of patients, our online Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management will provide the training you need to advance your career or transition into the growing healthcare field with advanced knowledge and a strong skill set. 

Our healthcare management graduate certificate is offered 100% online in a flexible delivery format that has no set login times, giving you the ability to manage your family, work, and community responsibilities while completing your program. Because our online healthcare management classes only last eight weeks, you can maximize your time – possibly even completing your graduate certificate program in as little as one semester!

What Will You Learn in Our Online Graduate Healthcare Management Certificate Program?

Our online Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management provides an in-depth, yet concise overview of the key skills you need to serve in health services administration. You will study contemporary legal and ethical issues in healthcare, domestic and international healthcare system management, and the principles behind maintaining a healthy workforce. You will also choose the class that best fits your career goals from three specialized electives.

Required Courses

  • BUSI 506 – Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals
  • BUSI 511 – Healthcare Administration
  • BUSI 646 – Managing Human Capital in Healthcare
  • Choose one elective from:
    • BUSI 505 – Healthcare Informatics
    • BMAL 590 – Business Common Professional Components
    • or HLTH 553 – Grant Acquisition and Management
Certificate Information
Military Benefits
Admission Requirements

Our Graduate Healthcare Management Certificate Online Program Highlights

  • By earning your Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management from a nonprofit university whose online programs ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 5 years – and counting.
  • Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
  • You can complete this healthcare management graduate certificate program online in as little as 1 semester!
  • Our eight-week, 100% online healthcare management classes have no set login times, so you can do your work on your schedule.

Similar Online Degree Program

You may also be interested in taking the next step in your education with Liberty University’s online Master of Science in Healthcare Administration degree program.

Our Healthcare Management Certificate Program Information

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Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from all over the world. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
  • This program is offered in an 8-week course format, with 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times!

Admission Requirements for Our Online Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management Program

A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 2.5 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing. Please visit our admission requirements page for more detailed admissions related information. 

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission application
  • Application fee*
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Official college transcripts**
  • Proof of English proficiency

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

**Please note: You cannot be accepted for this program until Liberty has your official transcripts.