Advanced Certificates

Health Services Administration

D'Youville College offers three advanced certificate programs for students who want to specialize in one specific area of health administration.

A certificate program can be completed in as little as 3 semesters (5-6 classes).

Health Services Administration

  • A focused course of study for individuals seeking a management role.
  • Gain knowledge in the areas of human resources, finance, policy and law and learn decision-making skills to advance your career in health systems.

Clinical Research Associate

  • A clinical research associate monitors the administration and progress of a clinical trial on behalf of a pharmaceutical company, hospital, government agency or educational institution.
  • Course of study focuses on research, law, finance, and practicum placements.

Long Term Care Administration

  • Emphasis is on the systems approach to performance improvement with the application of communications and change leadership.
  • The courses meet the educational requirements for licensing of nursing home administrators in New York State.
  • 18 credit hour program includes the New York State licensure preparation course (online).

Additional information:

  • Courses are offered through the Health Services Administration master's degree program.
  • Students in the certificate program can apply their advanced certificate coursework towards an HSA master's degree.
  • A bachelor's degree is required to enroll.
  • All courses are registered with the New York State Education Department.
  • Graduate tuition and fees apply.

Application & Admissions Requirements:

Health Services Administration

  • Candidates must have earned a baccalaureate degree or higher in a healthcare discipline.

Clinical Research Associate

  • Candidates must have earned a baccalaureate degree or higher in a healthcare discipline.

Long Term Care Administration

  • Candidates must have earned a baccalaureate degree or higher.

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