Graduate Certificate in Consumer Health Advocacy
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Consumer Health Advocacy program from the University of Wisconsin-Madison prepares students to improve health outcomes, reduce costs, improve quality, and humanize the health care experience for patients and clinicians. Two tracks allow students to focus on health care advocacy at the patient level or at the policy level


Students must attend a 2-day in-person orientation.

  • Have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution; international applicants must have the equivalent of a U.S. baccalaureate degree
  • Personal statement
  • Résumé
  • Two references
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Transcripts for any current program or coursework and all prior degrees

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission