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  • Health Services Management Certificate

    Health Services Management Certificate Program
    Obtain our Health Services Management Certificate and reinforce your insights in health services management.
    Program:
    Certificate
    School:
    School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
    Location:
    Dobbs Ferry
    Credits:
    36

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Health Services Management Certificate Curriculum

Eleven Courses (36 credits)

  • PSYN 101 Introduction to Psychology
  • SOCL 101 Introduction to Sociology
  • BHSC/SOCL/PSYN 244 Social Psychology
  • BHSC/SOCL/PSYN 226 Computers for the Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • BHSC/SOCL 366 Medical Ethics
  • BHSC/PSYN/SOCL 271 Medical Sociology: Health Care in the Modern Society
  • BHSC/SOCL 308 Health Care Organization and Management
  • PSYN 345 Industrial Psychology

and two of the following:

  • ACCT 120 Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 121 Introduction to Management Accounting
  • BHSC 310 Epidemiology
  • BHSC 285 Working: Changes and Choices
  • BHSC/PSYN/SOCL/SOWK 295 Contemporary Issues
  • BHSC/PSYN/SOCL 370 Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Science
  • BHSC/PSYN/SOCL 262 Alcohol, Drugs, and Behavior
  • PSYN/PHIL 317 Perspectives on Death
  • PSYN/SPCM 219 Group Experience
  • PSYN 340 Psychology of a Crisis
  • PSYN/SPCM 250 Psychology of Communication
  • MGMT 225 Principles of Management
  • MKTG 220 Principles of Marketing
  • FINC 235 Financial Management
  • MGMT 340 Organizational Behavior
  • MGMT 446 Human Resource Management

and

  • BHSC/PSYN/SOCL 399 Internship in Social and Behavioral Sciences (6 credits)
Is Mercy College a nonsectarian institution?
Yes. Qualified applicants are admitted without regard to race, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age or physical disability.

Health Services Management Certificate Overview

The Certificate Program is designed to meet the career needs of self-directed, mature students who are interested in acquiring knowledge and skills that will promote their professional objectives.

Health Services Management Certificate FAQS

Is Mercy College a nonsectarian institution?
Yes. Qualified applicants are admitted without regard to race, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age or physical disability.
Registration

Upon admission to the program, applicants for Certificate Programs may register for courses on a part-time basis at any of the College's campuses.

Certificate Program Fees
  • Application Fee (Non-Matriculated students only) $10.00
  • Certificate Completion Fee (per Certificate) $16.00

Certificates are issued in February, May and August.

Admission Requirements

Applicants seeking admission to Certificate Programs must have a high school diploma.

Applicants seeking admission to Certificate Programs in Computer Science, General Business Administration, Accounting, Management and Marketing must also pass the Mathematics Placement examinations at the MATH 105 level.

Applicants seeking admission to Certificate Programs should contact the Office of Admissions. Matriculated students need only submit a formal application. A student who has completed the requirements for a Certificate may not apply for that Certificate after graduation.

Degree Requirements

All students, both matriculated and non-matriculated, must apply for admission into the Certificate Program. All students are required to maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0 in the Certificate Program being pursued. Upon successful completion of the specific curriculum requirements for a given program, students must apply for the actual certificate.

All credits earned in a Certificate Program are applicable toward the associate and bachelor's degrees. A maximum of six credits in transfer will be allowed toward a certificate. Ordinarily students pursuing a degree program in a related area will not be allowed to use the course taken in such a program to satisfy the requirements for a certificate.

Program Outcomes

Program Outcomes

PO1 The student should be able to demonstrate understanding of the various methods of health care delivery in the United States, including how they are managed and financed
PO2 The student should be able to demonstrate understanding of human resource management and ethical issues that impact health care organizational operations