This is a first version of the University of Iowa 2018-19 General Catalog. The final edition and the historical PDF version will be published soon after the fall semester begins.

The graduate Certificate in Health Systems is built on the foundational courses from the Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.) with a health systems subprogram. The certificate requires 19 s.h. of credit. Students must maintain a cumulative g.p.a. of at least 2.50 in course work for the certificate. The certificate is available to post-master's degree students seeking additional preparation in the area of health systems/administration.

The Certificate in Health Systems requires the following course work.

First Year
NURS:6550Executive Leadership and Management4
NURS:6551Financial Management4
NURS:6553Seminar on Innovations4
Second Year
NURS:6552Managing Care in an Organizational Environment4
NURS:6554Seminar on Healthy Work Environments3
Total Hours19

Visit the Post-Graduate Certificate Programs plans of study on the College of Nursing website for a semester-by-semester view of required course work.