Graduate Certificate in Correctional Health Administration

General

Program Description

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.

At GW, we've designed our 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.

Correctional Health Administration Certificate Curriculum

The Graduate Certificate in Correctional Health Administration consists of 15 credit hours and can be completed in 1 year.

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.

Last updated August 2019

About the School

At the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences, we prepare progressive leaders across disciplines to meet the challenge of developing and delivering health care to div ... Read More

At the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences, we prepare progressive leaders across disciplines to meet the challenge of developing and delivering health care to diverse populations. Our flexible, online programs are designed to advance the careers of health professionals. Read less