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.