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Certificate in Healthcare Administration Programs
(found programs from 109 schools)

We’ve compiled the most complete directory on the Web of Certificate in Healthcare Administration programs. It contains all the nationally accredited programs, from 109 schools across the country. Scroll down to see the listings.

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Earning additional certifications on top of the degree you already have can prepare you for an expanded role within healthcare administration. There are several different certificates, whether you currently hold a Bachelor's or Master's degree, that can position you as a leader who is prepared to handle the challenging role of leading your healthcare institution.

We have provided a listing of the health administration certificates that are available, so that you can choose the one that can best help you learn what you need to know to effectively manage staff and resources, as well as improve the quality of care in your facility. 

Contact the schools that are listed below to learn more about your options for earning a post-graduate certificate in health care administration to move yourself, your patients, and your healthcare facility forward.

What Kinds of Healthcare Administration Certificates Are There?

While the majority of certificate programs in healthcare administration are geared toward those with a Bachelor's degree in a business or health related field, there are other options for different career levels. If you are just entering the field, you may find that earning a certificate in billing and coding or medical records management may work for you.

If you already have your Master's degree, you can earn a post-graduate certificate in healthcare administration, preparing you to take on additional supervisory duties within the healthcare industry. Many schools offer a variety of focus options, so it's important to research schools thoroughly before you make your final decision. Contact the programs listed on this page to get a better ideas of what types of certificates are out there, and how you can get started in health admin.

How Can I Get My Healthcare Administration Certificate?

Earning your certificate in health administration typically requires that you already possess a Bachelor's degree. You will likely have to provide a copy of your transcripts, maintain a satisfactory GPA (2.8 or greater), provide three letters of recommendation, and submit your curriculum vitae or current resume during the application process. Once you are admitted to a school that offers the healthcare administration certificate, you may want to investigate your options for financial aid. Some schools do offer assistance for this higher education endeavor, while others do not provide certificate students with aid. The best way to find out is to contact the schools directly.

Most certificate programs require anywhere between 12 and 20 credit hours for completion. You will likely need to take two or three required classes, along with electives that match your interest or focus. Health Systems, Healthcare Management, and Accounting and Healthcare Financial Management are commonly found in certificate programs. They can provide you with the essential knowledge you will need to succeed as a leader in the healthcare industry.

Some other common courses that may be required, either as prerequisites or as part of your certificate program, may include:

  • Research and Statistics
  • Managing Community Health Systems
  • Healthcare Economics
  • Ethics in Healthcare
  • Disaster and Emergency Preparedness Management
  • Quality Control Management in Healthcare
  • Healthcare Marketing and Strategic Planning

Reach out to schools today to get more information about earning your healthcare admin certificate.

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Anthem College Online (Online, )
Programs Offered:
Medical Office Administration - Diploma
Colorado Christian University - Online (Online, )
Programs Offered:
Health Care Administration – Certificate
Health Care Administration – Graduate Certificate (online)
Top > Alabama
Columbia Southern University (Orange Beach, AL)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate - Healthcare Management
Top > Arizona
GateWay Community College (Phoenix, AZ)
Programs Offered:
Certificate of Completion in Health Services Management
Pima Community College (Tucson, AZ)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Information Technology
Top > California
Brandman University (Irvine, CA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Administration (online)
Cypress College (Cypress, CA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate - Healthcare Management
Certificate - Healthcare Marketing and Sales
Golden Gate University-San Francisco (San Francisco, CA)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Information Systems
Loma Linda University (Loma Linda, CA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Information Administration
San Joaquin Valley College (Lancaster, CA)
Programs Offered:
Medical Office - Lancaster
San Joaquin Valley College - Online (Visalia, CA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate - Medical Assistant (online)
Certificate - Medical Billing and Coding (online)
University of California Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Management & Leadership
Global Health Certificate
Population & Reproductive Health Certificate
University of California-Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Management
University of La Verne (La Verne, CA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Services Financial Management
Certificate in Health Services Management
Top > Connecticut
Branford Hall Career Institute (Southington, CT / Windsor, CT)
Programs Offered:
Health Claims Specialist
Quinnipiac University (Hamden, CT)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Long Term Care Administration
University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)
Programs Offered:
Certificate Program in Long Term Health Care Management
Graduate Certificate in Health Systems Management
University of New Haven (West Haven, CT)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Management
Top > District Of Columbia
Potomac College (Washington, DC)
Programs Offered:
Advanced Certificate in Health Systems Management
Top > Florida
Barry University (Miami, FL)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate - Health Services Administration
Florida Atlantic University (Boca Raton, FL)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Management
Florida International University (Miami, FL)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Health Services Administration
Graduate Certificate in Public Health Foundations
Keiser University (Orlando, FL)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Business Cert - Health Service Mgmt (online)
Saint Leo University (Saint Leo, FL)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Healthcare Management (online)
University of Florida (Gainesville, FL)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Public Health
Certificate in Public Health (online)
University of Miami (Coral Gables, FL)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Public Health
University of South Florida (Tampa, FL)
Programs Offered:
Community Engaged Home Land Security and Emergency Management Undergraduate Certificate
Public Health Undergraduate Certificate
University of West Florida (Pensacola, FL)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Medical Informatics (Undergraduate or Graduate) (online)
Top > Georgia
Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Public Health
Miller-Motte Technical College (Online, GA)
Programs Offered:
Medical Billing and Coding - Certificate - Online (online)
Top > Illinois
Chicago State University (Chicago, IL)
Programs Offered:
Certificate - Health Information Administration
Governors State University (University Park, IL)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Long-Term Care Administration
University of Illinois at Chicago (Chicago, IL)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Public Health Management (online)
Graduate Certificate in Health Information Management
Top > Indiana
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis (Indianapolis, IN)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Health Systems Management
Graduate Certificate in Public Health
Indiana Wesleyan University (Marion, IN)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Health Care (online)
Top > Iowa
Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center (Des Moines, IA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate - Healthcare Leadership
Saint Ambrose University (Davenport, IA)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Health Care Administration
University of Iowa (Iowa City, IA)
Programs Offered:
Public Health Certificate (online)
Top > Kansas
Allen County Community College (Iola, KS)
Programs Offered:
Certificate - Health Care Specialist
University of Kansas (Lawrence, KS)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Public Health Nursing
University of Saint Mary (Leavenworth, KS)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Management (online)
Wichita State University (Wichita, KS)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Public Health
Top > Louisiana
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette (Lafayette, LA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Administration
Top > Maine
Saint Joseph's College of Maine (Standish, ME)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Administration (online)
Certificate in Long-Term Care Administration (online)
University of New England (Biddeford, ME)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Public Health
Top > Maryland
Community College of Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Services Management
Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
Programs Offered:
Certificate Program - Bioethics and Health Policy
Certificate Program - Gerontology
Certificate Program - Global Health
Certificate Program - Health Disparities & Health Inequality
Certificate Program - Health Finance & Management
Certificate Program - Injury Control
Certificate Program - Public Health Economics
Certificate Program - Public Health Informatics
Certificate Program - Public Health Preparedness
Certificate Program - Public Mental Health Research
Certificate Program - Risk Sciences and Public Policy
Certificate in Health Finance and Management
Certificate in Public Health Economics
Certificate in Public Health Preparedness
Certificate in Public Health Training for American Indian Health Professionals
University of Maryland (Baltimore, MD)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Public Health - General
Graduate Certificate Program - Gerontology
University of Maryland-University College (Adelphi, MD)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Administration
Top > Michigan
Davenport University - Online Graduate (Online, MI)
Programs Offered:
Health Care Management (online)
Oakland Community College (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Administration
Top > Minnesota
St. Catherine University (Saint Paul, MN)
Programs Offered:
Certificate - Health Information Specialist
Certificate - Holistic Health Studies
Top > Missouri
Park University (Parkville, MO)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Policy and Management
University of Missouri (Columbia, MO)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Public Health
Top > Nebraska
Clarkson College (Omaha, NE)
Programs Offered:
Certificate - Health Information Management
Top > New Hampshire
Salter School of Nursing (Manchester, NH)
Programs Offered:
Patient Care Technician
University of New Hampshire (Durham, NH)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Public Health
Top > New Jersey
Cumberland County College (Vineland, NJ)
Programs Offered:
Certificate - Health Science
Harris School of Business (Cherry Hill, NJ)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Claims Specialist Plus - Cherry Hill, NJ
Seton Hall University (South Orange, NJ)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Healthare Administration
Certificate in Healthare Administration (online)
University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey (Newark, NJ)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Public Policy and Oral Health Services Administration
Top > New York
Columbia University (New York, NY)
Programs Offered:
Certificate Program - Global Health
LIU Post (Brookville, NY)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Information Management
Mercy College (Dobbs Ferry, NY)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Services Management
New York Medical College (Valhalla, NY)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Public Health
Pace University (New York, NY)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Policy and Management
Saint Joseph's College-New York (Brooklyn, NY / Patchogue, NY)
Programs Offered:
Advanced Certificate in Health Care Management
Certificate in Health Care Management
Syracuse University (Syracuse, NY)
Programs Offered:
Certificate of Advanced Studies in Health Services Management
Top > North Carolina
Davidson County Community College (Thomasville, NC)
Programs Offered:
Certificate - Health Information Technology
Diploma - Health Information Technology
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Public Health Leadership
Top > North Dakota
Bismarck State College (Bismarck, ND)
Programs Offered:
Eligibility Worker - Certificate, Technical - Online Option (online)
University of North Dakota (Grand Forks, ND)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Administration
Top > Ohio
Ohio University (Athens, OH)
Programs Offered:
Certificate of Health Care Services Administration
The University of Toledo (Toledo, OH)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Global Public Health
Certificate in Health Care Policy and Administration
Certificate in Public Health and Emergency Response
Xavier University (Cincinnati, OH)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Management
Youngstown State University (Youngstown, OH)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Health Care Management
Top > Oklahoma
University of Oklahoma Health Science Center (Oklahoma City, OK)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Healthcare Leadership
Top > Oregon
Oregon Health & Science University (Portland, OR)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Management
Top > Pennsylvania
Arcadia University (Glenside, PA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate - Health Administration
Cedar Crest College (Allentown, PA)
Programs Offered:
Business Certificate - Healthcare Management
King's College (Wilkes Barre, PA)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Health Care Administration
Graduate Certificate in Public Health Administration (online)
Top > Rhode Island
Community College of Rhode Island (Warwick, RI)
Programs Offered:
Certificate - Healthcare Interpreter
Roger Williams University (Bristol, RI)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Administration
Certificate in Health Services Administration
Salve Regina University (Newport, RI)
Programs Offered:
Certificate of Graduate Studies in Healthcare Administration and Management
Top > Tennessee
Daymar Institute (Murfreesboro, TN)
Programs Offered:
BAS - Healthcare Administration
Middle Tennessee State University (Murfreesboro, TN)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Management
Miller-Motte Technical College (Chattanooga, TN)
Programs Offered:
Phlebotomy Technician - Certificate of Completion
Tennessee State University (Nashville, TN)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Administration and Planning
Top > Texas
McLennan Community College (Waco, TX)
Programs Offered:
Long Term Care Administration/Assisted Living Facility
Long Term Care Administration/Nursing Facility Administration
Midwestern State University (Wichita Falls, TX)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Health Services Administration
Tarrant County College (Fort Worth, TX)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Long Term Care Administration
Texas A&M Health Science Center (College Station, TX)
Programs Offered:
Health Systems Management Certificate
Texas Woman's University (Denton, TX)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Management
Top > Vermont
Champlain College (Burlington, VT)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Administration (online)
Top > Virginia
Liberty University Online (Online, )
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management (online)
Undergraduate Certificate in Healthcare Management (online)
Norfolk State University (Norfolk, VA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Services Management
Piedmont Virginia Community College (Charlottesville, VA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Information Management
Top > Washington
Eastern Washington University (Cheney, WA)
Programs Offered:
Certificate - Health Services Administration
University of Washington (Seattle, WA)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Health Management
Top > Wisconsin
Milwaukee Area Technical College (Milwaukee, WI)
Programs Offered:
Advanced Technical Diploma - Healthcare Informatics
Technical Diploma - Health Unit Coordinator
Moraine Park Technical College (Fond du Lac, WI)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Leadership (online)
Technical Diploma in Health Information Technology (online)
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Milwaukee, WI)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Public Health


In addition to the campus based programs, there are numerous online programs available for many of the common Health Administration degree types (Associate, Bachelors, Masters) and specialties. Please feel free to use the links on the left-hand side of this page to explore some of the online degree programs available. Thanks for visiting!