The certificate in Healthcare Analytics and Operations is an industry-focused program designed to produce graduates whose backgrounds in life sciences, patient care, drug management and other healthcare-related areas are enhanced by knowledge and skills appropriate for a highly complex and regulated healthcare business environment.
The program requires 12 academic units of formal course work that is selected in consultation with an adviser. Course requirements normally include a minimum of four courses from the Healthcare Decision Analysis program that emphasize data analytics, modeling, operations, healthcare insurance and delivery. Recommended course work may include courses available in other programs at the School of Pharmacy and other departments of the university. These courses will be selected in consultation with program advisers. Students should develop a specific plan of study in consultation with the graduate advisers before beginning the program.