Health Care Management, Postgraduate Certificate

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    Application Deadline
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  • Tuition Fee
    870 USD/credit
    Tuition fee
    870 USD/credit
    Tuition fee
  • English (take IELTS)
, CT,
This University of New Haven, Health Care Management certificate useful for professionals and decision-makers employed in the public, private, or nonprofit sector of the health care field. Course work provides students with background and skills to enhance personal and professional development as well as the opportunity for organizational advancement.


University of New Haven, Health Care Management

The University of New Haven is committed to affirmative action and to a policy that provides for equal opportunity in employment, advancement, admission, educational opportunity, and administration of financial aid to all persons on the basis of individual merit.

This policy is administered without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, gender, religion, sexual orientation, or disabilities not related to performance. It is the policy of the University of New Haven not to discriminate on the basis of gender in its admissions, educational programs, activities, or employment policies, as required by Title IX of the 1972 Educational Amendments.

The University is authorized under federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.

Programme Structure

Required Courses

  • Management of Health Care Organizations
  • Financial Management of Health Care Organizations
  • Health and Institutional Planning

Plus one of the following:

  • Management Information Systems in Health Care
  • Health Care Delivery Systems
  • Administration of Programs and Services for the Aged
  • Health Care Economics and Finance
  • Organization and Management of Long-Term Care Facilities
  • Alternative Health Care Delivery Systems
  • Contemporary Issues in Health Care
  • Health Care Ethics
  • Introduction to Managed Care
  • Cost Containment in Health Care
  • Health Care Reimbursements
  • Human Resource Planning in Health Care
  • Recruitment and Retention of Health Care Professionals
  • Survey of Medical Group Management
  • Selected Topics
  • Law and Public Health

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Classes are offered in three trimesters in the Fall, Spring, and Summer, with an abbreviated summer session.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
  • Credits
    12 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

Admission to the Graduate School is contingent upon receiving the following items:

·Online Graduate School Application

·Application Fee

The online application is currently FREE / $75 Application Fee (Paper Application)

·Official transcripts

Official transcripts fromallundergraduate, graduate, and professional schools you have attended must be submitted to the Graduate Admissions Office. Transcripts must be received in a sealed envelope from the issuing institution. Electronic transcripts will be accepted directly from institutions that no longer mail transcripts.Please Note:Students currently enrolled in undergraduate study who have not completed their bachelor's degree can submit all transcripts to date.

·Two (2) letters of recommendation

Recommendations can now be providedonlineduring the application process. Please complete the recommender information section prior to submitting your application. Once the recommender information is provided, your recommenders will receive an e-mail message with directions on how to provide the recommendation.You can submit your completed online application before online recommendations have been received.If you prefer to submit a paper recommendation, please download the Graduate Recommendation Form.

·Standardized test scores (Required bysomeprograms)

(GMAT, GRE, Praxis) if required by intended degree program (see specific program requirements below)

·Prepare for your exams and explore preparation courses

·Resume (Recommended, but required for some programs)

A resume is strongly recommended for all programs, but is required for others. Please consult the specific requirements tab below for more information.If you will be submitting a resume, please consider uploading it as part of your online application at the bottom of the employment section.

·Additional documentation

Some programs require additional documentation. Please consult the specific requirements tab below for more information.

All materials not submitted online should be mailed to the following address:

Graduate Admissions

University of New Haven

300 Boston Post Road

West Haven, CT 06516

For most programs, students can apply to any academic term. Classes are offered in three trimesters in the Fall, Spring, and Summer, with an abbreviated summer session.

·English language requirements

A minimum Pearson Test of English(PTE) score of 53


A minimum iTEP score of 3.7


An ELS Certificate of Completion of Level 112, English for Academic Purposes (EAP) Program.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    870 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 870 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National Applies to you

    870 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 870 USD per credit and a duration of  .

Graduate Tuition, per credit - $870

Living costs for New Haven

1,380 - 2,110 USD/month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans.

  • ·Federal loans
  • ·Private education loans
  • ·Institutional financing plan

There were fewer than 10 graduates in this program. Median amounts are withheld to preserve the confidentiality of graduates.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.