Health Care Management Certificate

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Health Care Management

Eller's Center for Management Innovations in Health Care aims to capitalize on existing faculty strengths to contribute new human, strategic, and technological resources to the organization and management of health care delivery systems through education, research, and community partnerships in Arizona and beyond.
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The Health Care Management Certificate allows students to develop health industry-specific knowledge, positioning them for managerial careers in a broad range of health care and related organizations.

The Health Care Management Certificate is a customized nine-unit program available to Eller students only. The Health Care Management Certificate can be added to any Eller major. Courses cannot “double dip” with major courses. Students need to be in the professional program to undertake the certificate.


Health Care Management Coursework

Students are required to complete at least three of the following courses to earn the certificate (nine units total):

The following courses are offered on a regular basis:

  • ECON 427 Current Topics in Health Care Economics and Policy
    Offered: Fall and Spring, Prerequisite: ECON 300 or ECON 361
  • MGMT 448 Health Care Entrepreneurship
    Offered: Spring, Prerequisite: None
  • MIS 406 Health Care Information Systems
    Offered: Fall and Spring, Prerequisite: None
  • MGMT 475 (Section 002) Health Care Consulting
    Starting Fall 2017, Prerequisite: None

The following courses are not offered on a regular basis, but can fulfill the Health Care Management Certificate course requirements when offered:

  • ACCT 410 Principles of Profit Planning and Control 
    Prerequisite: ACCT 310
  • ECON 422 Introduction to Health Economics 
    Prerequisite: ECON 300 or ECON 361
  • MGMT 438 Health Care Organization and Management 
    Prerequisite: None



Thank you for your interest in the Health Care Management Certificate. Apply now:

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For more information, contact Kevin Lundeberg, Eller academic advisor.