SCPS Offering Two New Online Graduate Certificates and Concentrations

SCPS Offering Two New Online Graduate Certificates and Concentrations

Beginning Fall 2017, the SCPS will be offering two new online graduate certificates:  Strategic Leadership and Health Care Administration. Graduate certificates provide highly applicable and focused knowledge in specific professional areas. The online certificates, each consisting of 12 credits, can be completed in as little as two semesters, or four eight-week sessions. You can be done in no time at all!

Upon completion of the Health Care Administration Graduate Certificate you will further increase your expertise in key areas within the industry  including: managing people and processes, driving strategy and improvement, applying principles of economics to manage finances, and ensuring required policies are applied to health care administration. With the option of an information systems concentration, you can also develop insights into managing information systems in a health care setting.  

If you choose the Strategic Leadership Graduate Certificate you willdevelop leadership competencies in the following areas including: developing and articulating your leadership style, leading and managing change, identifying problems and developing solutions, enhancing communication strategies, while building teams and encouraging collaboration across your organization.

Eligible credits in the graduate certificate programs may be applied toward the Master of Business Administration (MBA) or M.S. in Strategic Leadership (MSL) program, providing a jump-start on your master’s degree.

While there is no financial aid available for graduate certificate programs as a stand-alone option; the MBA or MSL degree with a concentration are Financial Aid eligible.

Interested? Contact the admissions coordinator at your preferred location. She will be in touch with you to set up a time to discuss the options in more detail. If you’re a current MBA or MSL student, contact your academic advisor, Gwen Miller, to learn more about your concentration options.