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Organizational Leadership Certificate

Organizational Leadership Certificate - 18 to 19 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. All required courses are offered online.

Students will be admitted according to the following application deadlines: June 1 for Fall semester and November 1 for Spring semester.


Course Name/Credit Hours/Semester Offered

NRSG 880

Organizational Foundations for Leading Change (3) Fall and Spring

NRSG 881

Applied Budgeting and Finance (3)  Spring

NRSG 820

Program, Project, and Communication Planning (2) Spring

NRSG 885

Evaluation and Analysis of Health Care Effectiveness (2) Spring

NRSG 891

Human Resources and Workforce Development (3) Fall and Spring

NRSG 886

Practicum in Organizational Leadership (3) Fall, Spring, Summer

Choose one course from the following options:

NRSG 826 Global Perspectives and Diversity in Health Care (2) Fall

NRSG 808 Social Context for Health Care Policy (2) Fall and Spring

NRSG 883 Complexity Sciences Approaches to Improve Organizational Effectiveness (3) Summer


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Last modified: Sep 19, 2018