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Healthcare Administration Professional Certificate

Get ready to plan and direct health care services across an entire organization with a Healthcare Administration Certificate from PA College.


Whether you’re a clinician looking to build your leadership skills or you’re working outside the health care field, our online Healthcare Administration Certificate can help grow your career opportunities and equip you to lead.

In this professional certificate program, you’ll build your knowledge of health care policies and management practices. You’ll learn how to keep up with ever-changing laws, regulations and technologies and create a framework of success across a variety of health care settings.

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Students currently enrolled in either the RN to BSN or BSHS program at PA College can work with their academic advisor to outline the most efficient way to earn the professional certificate at the same time as their bachelor’s degree.

Applicants with an associate or bachelor’s degree in any field can apply. English composition and college-level math, or equivalents, are required prerequisites.


Principles of Health Care Administration3
Health Information Management3
Health Care Quality3
Health Care Finance3
Health Care Planning and Policy3
Health Care Marketing or Human Resources in Health Care or Legal Issues in Health Care or Leading Change in Health Care3
Total Combined Credits18

Meet Your Faculty

Marcy McCarty, MBA, RT(R) (N)

Program Director: Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences; Assistant Professor, BSHA and BSHS programs; Faculty Advisor, Pennsylvania Gamma Chi Chapter of Lambda Nu Honor Society

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Tomomi Horning

Tomomi Horning, DBA, MHA

Associate Professor, Program Director

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