Healthcare Administration and Policy, Graduate Certificate

Through Northeastern University’s Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Administration and Policy, you will have the opportunity to explore fundamental business strategy concepts as they apply to the healthcare industry.

The D’Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University creates a rich learning environment where theories and concepts are applied to real-world business issues. In a dynamic classroom environment, you will have the opportunity to gain exposure to the fundamental principles of health organization management. You may choose to study topics such as the impact of global economics on the American healthcare system or management of supply chain operations in the healthcare sector.

Through successful completion of your Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Administration and Policy, you will earn credits that may be applied to eligible master’s programs, both within D’Amore-McKim School of Business or in the College of Professional Studies. Upon acceptance to one of the eligible degree programs, you may be able to apply the credits you have already earned toward the completion of your degree.

Learn more about this program on the D’Amore-McKim website.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Core Requirements

HINF 5105The American Healthcare System3
STRT 6220Strategic Management for Healthcare Organizations3
HRMG 6220Health Organization Management3


Complete 3 semester hours from the following:3
Introduction to Health Informatics and Health Information Systems
Economic Perspectives on Health Policy
Evaluating Healthcare Quality
Managing Healthcare Supply Chain Operations

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

12 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required