Health Administration Certificate
Health Administration Certificate Overview
Ideal for those who want a deeper and current understanding of the basic and pervasive changes that are transforming health and reforming health systems in the US and globally. Students will learn about how the Affordable Care Act is changing the focus, the financial incentives and the required core competencies and skills necessary to lead and make people and projects.
Employment Opportunities in Health Administration
- Medical and Health Service Manager
- Supply Chain Operations
- Medical Practice Manager
- Hospice Coordinator
Who Should Enroll
If you are in nursing, business, psychology, information sciences or other health sciences your can benefit from a broader and deeper understanding of how public health systems work.
Courses You Will Take
HSCI 250 Introduction to Public and Community Health / 3 credits
HSCI 320 Health and Social Policy / 3 credits
HSCI 330 Global Health / 3 credits
HSCI 340 Health Care in America / 3 credits
HSCI 420 Health Administration / 3 credits
HSCI 485 Health Administration Senior Seminar Project / 3 credits
HSCI 487 Internship / 2 credits
Plus 2 of the following:
HHPA 422 Planning and Evaluation in Health Education / 3 credits *
ENVS/HSCI 450 Environmental Health / 3 credits **
HSCI 398/498 Special Topics in Health Sciences / 4 credits
HSCI 431 / 3 credits
* HHPA 180
** ENVS 201 or BIOL 210
For a list of courses offered this academic year view the Year Long Plan.
Why Linfield College?
- Academic Excellence
- Academic advising support and financial aid assistance
- Online academic tutoring services
- Superior research and library assistance
- Career planning assistance
Linfield College is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Specialized accreditation has also been granted to the Linfield-Good Samaritan School of Nursing, and the programs of education, music and athletic training.