Graduate Certificate of Completion in Health Care Quality & Patient Safety
Grand Canyon University

Program Details

Allied health professionals who want to focus on quality and safety in their practice can pursue this Graduate Certificate in Health Care Quality and Patient Safety entirely online. Add a valuable credential to your resume in just 32 weeks with four concentrated courses.

Whether you work in healthcare administration, nursing, management, or public health, this program can take your skills to the next level. Classes examine national metrics for quality and approaches for quality improvement. Students will learn how to track, analyze, and review patient safety data. 

Some of the topics explored in the program include:

  • Healthcare research methods, analysis, and utilization
  • Project management in healthcare
  • Foundations of quality improvement and patient safety
  • Implementation and change management

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Grand Canyon University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.8 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants who do not meet the GPA requirement may be eligible for admission with a graduate degree from an accredited, GCU-approved college or program and passing GMAT/GRE test scores.


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