Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Operations

Gain insights into healthcare accounting practices and capital infrastructure. Learn to identify key components and challenges in the U.S. healthcare system, conduct needs assessments for informed decision-making and create financial roadmaps for long-term success.

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Enhance operations and create lasting improvements in diverse healthcare settings.

Embark on a transformative journey in healthcare finance and business. Purdue’s online Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Operations equips you with essential knowledge in healthcare accounting, organizational dynamics and strategic financial management.

Master the intricacies of healthcare operations and prepare yourself for success in hospitals and other healthcare sectors. Uncover the intricacies of U.S. health systems, refine decision-making through needs assessments and craft robust financial roadmaps.

online healthcare administration degree program (, 2023)
number of credits required
Cost per credit hour (In-State Residents)
cost per credit hour (Out-of-State Residents)

Program Specifics

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Navigate the complexities of healthcare operations in hospitals and related industries. Gain essential skills in identifying key components of health services, conducting needs assessments and creating strategic financial roadmaps for long-term improvements. Be ready for the next step in advancing your career in healthcare.

  • Financial Management of Healthcare Systems
  • Healthcare Accounting and Reimbursement
  • Managing Complex Healthcare Operations

$750 per credit hour (In-State Resident)
$850 per credit hour (Out-of-State Resident)

9 credit hours total

Career Outcomes

Unique Job Postings
projected growth
Median Advertised salaries

Top Job Titles

  • Healthcare Finance Director
  • Human Resources Generalists/Managers
  • Program Managers
  • Human Resources Business Partners

Top Industries

  • General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
  • Colleges, Universities and Professional Schools
  • Employment Placement Agencies

Source: LightcastTM (2023). Unique job postings for July 2022-2023. Projected growth for years 2023-2033.

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