Certificates

Undergraduate Certificates

Aging Studies
An undergraduate certificate in aging studies (UGC-AGE) allows students and working professionals to expand their knowledge in the fundamental concepts of aging, to better serve an aging population they frequently encounter. Students have an opportunity to focus on content specific to their area of interest as they choose from the rotation of aging studies electives for their final credit hours.
 
Health Management
An undergraduate certificate in health management (UGC-HM) allows undergraduate students and working professionals to expand their knowledge in the fundamental concepts of health care system administration. The UGC-HM prepares students in navigating the health care system and provides an introduction to health management.
Health Science
An undergraduate certificate in health science (UGC-HS) allows undergraduate students and working professionals to expand their knowledge in the fundamental concepts of clinical health science and the health care system. The UGC-HS prepares students in navigating the health care system and provides an introduction to the health sciences.
Public Health Science
An undergraduate certificate in public health science (UGC-PHS) allows undergraduate students and working professionals to expand their knowledge in the fundamental concepts of public health. The UGC-PHS introduces the field and practice of public health.

Graduate Certificates

Aging Studies

The online graduate certificate in aging studies (GCAGE) allows graduate students and working professionals to expand their knowledge of the fundamental concepts of aging, to better serve an aging population they frequently encounter. The GCAGE prepares students in aging-specific areas of health communication, navigating the Medicare system, public health priorities, family care management, and perspectives on an aging society. Combine what you do with aging studies.

Health Administration

The online graduate certificate in health administration allows students to complement existing experience and educational background in business, finance, or related management/leadership, building upon that knowledge base to better plan, direct, manage, and coordinate medical and health services. The program prepares students in areas of health care leadership, operations management, health care finance, strategic planning, health care policy, law and ethics, and trends in the health care delivery system. Enhance your knowledge in health administration.

Public Health

The online Graduate Certificate in Public Health (GCPH) equips students with core knowledge in public health they can put into practice within the workplace. Through the graduate certificate in public health program, graduates bring population-based health knowledge to their work in health and medicine. Now more than ever, it is important to combine what you do with public health.

Administrator-in-Training (AIT) Practicum

Administrator-in-Training Practicum

The AIT is a practicum available to individuals with a bachelor's/master's degree, with course work or professional experience in aging programs or services, long-term care or senior living, management, and/or health care. This fulfills the practical experience requirement for licensure as a nursing home administrator in Kansas.

Administrator-in-Training Practicum