Organizational Leadership Certificate

Organizational Leadership, Healthcare Informatics and Public Health Nursing certificate students choose one course from the Leadership core, as part of the course requirements for each program.

Leadership Core (select one course):

NRSG 880

Organizational Foundations for Leading Change (3)

NRSG 885

Evaluation and Analysis for Healthcare Effectiveness (2)

NRSG 808

The Social Context for Health Care Policy (2)

NRSG 826

Global Perspectives and Diversity in Health Care (2)

NRSG 820

Program, Project and Communication Planning (2)


Organizational Leadership Certificate - 17 to 18 credit hours
This certificate is designed to prepare clinicians with skills in organizational behavior, clinical operations and system design, quality measurement and risk management, fiscal operations and systemic change and project management. It prepares the organizational leader for entry to mid-level clinical leadership and management positions, with the possibility of future promotions to a higher executive level. 


Course Name/Credit hours 
All courses are online

HP&M 822

Healthcare Economics (3)

NRSG 881

Applied Budgeting and Finance (3)

NRSG 883

Complexity Science Approaches to Improve Organizational Effectiveness (3)

NRSG 884

Topics in Advanced Organizational Leadership and Management (3)

NRSG 886

Practicum in Organizational Leadership (3)


$6138.75* (15 credit hours)


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Last modified: Jun 23, 2016