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Health Administration, Certificate

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This online University Certificate in Health Administration program from California State University Northridge, which is embedded in the Master of Public Administration, prepares students of California State University Northridge to critically analyze, improve and implement effective public policy in public- and private-sector programs and services that focus on the health care industry.


Through this University Certificate in Health Administration program at California State University Northridge, individuals with degrees in various disciplines will acquire an understanding of health care administration that will enable them to apply their expertise to this critically important field. Moreover, those who have clinical backgrounds but no formal management training will acquire the skills and competencies necessary for supervising workers in health care settings.

See the MPA Health Administration option page for more information. Nine units of credit earned in this certificate program can also be used to satisfy the requirements of the California State University Northridge Master of Science in Health Administration (MSHA).

University Certificate in Health Administration Program FormatThis program is taught in the cohort format in which students enter and proceed through the course of instruction as a group. Features unique to the cohort format:
  • A predetermined course schedule
  • Guaranteed enrollment in every class
  • Courses presented sequentially, one at a time, in an accelerated mode
  • Interactive group learning

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

The certificate program's curriculum comprises five Health Sciences courses that concentrate on crucial aspects of health administration.

  • Leadership in Health Administration Practice
  • Seminar in Health-Care Organization
  • Managing Change in Health-Care Organizations
  • Systems for Health Delivery in the U.S.
  • Health Services Administration Theory and Practice

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Important note to applicants

All communications between CSUN staff/faculty and potential or actual applicants to our programs are treated as part of the overall application processes and may be considered in making appropriate admissions decision to any CSUN program.

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