Graduate Certificate in Correctional Health Administration
The George Washington University

Program Details

Advance your career and enhance your health care management skills with the Graduate Certificate in Correctional Health Administration from the George Washington University (GW). This graduate health administration certificate provides you with the confidence and competencies to run an evidence-based, ethical and constitutional health care system. This certificate is ideal for those who have experience with correctional health care, or who have three or more years of experience in another health care field.

GW has designed their health administration certificate to prepare you with the planning, staffing, cost containment, risk management and public relations skills to run a correctional health care facility effectively and efficiently.

Sample coursework includes: designing health care service plans for incarcerated populations, creating strategies to improve clinical outcomes while mitigating risks and leading a correctional health care team through the engagement of internal and external stakeholders

Requirements

  • GPA of 3.0
  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • A background in healthcare is strongly recommended, but not required

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education