Students in the Master of Public Administration (MPA) program can be awarded the Healthcare Management Graduate Certificate before graduation. 

This certificate is offered by the School of Public and Global Affairs at the Metropolitan Campus, Teaneck, New Jersey; Florham Campus, Madison, New Jersey; online; or at off-campus locations. 


Students take two foundation courses and four courses in the Healthcare Management specialization. 

Foundation Courses 

Each course is 3 credits. Select two courses from the following: 

Specialization Courses 

Each course is 3 credits. Select four courses from the following: 

  • PADM6801 Seminar in Strategic Management (27-credit prerequisite) 
  • PADM6802 Strategic Health Services Management 
  • PADM6803 Elder Care: Legal Issues  
  • PADM7730 Health Care Project Management 
  • PADM7731 Introduction to Health Care Systems  
  • PADM7732 Health Finance and Control Systems 
  • PADM7733 Quantitative Methods for Health Administration  
  • PADM7734 Managing the Continuum of Care 
  • PADM7735 Comparative Health Systems 
  • PADM7736 Integrated Health Care Systems 
  • PADM7737 Ethical and Legal Issues in Health Care 
  • PADM7791 Global Health Issues 
  • PADM7814 Health Policy and the Public 

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