Carla Stebbins, Ph.D., Program Director
This program may be completed online. Visit RIT Online for additional information.
Please contact the admissions counselor below for additional information about applying to the online program.
|Program Available Online?||Yes|
|Admit Term||Fall/Spring/Summer - Online Only|
|English Language Exams:|
Priority deadline - COMPLETE applications that are received by this date are given priority consideration for admission and financial aid (if applicable). Applications received after the priority deadline will be considered on a space-available basis.
Rolling - There is no specific deadline for applications; applications will be accepted and reviewed throughout the year until the program reaches capacity.
The advanced certificate in health care finance assists professionals in updating a set of skills or pursuing a career change. The advanced certificate may serve as a stand-alone credential, or, at a later date if a student decides to pursue the MS program in health systems administration, courses may be applied toward the requirements of the MS program. To meet the needs of working professionals, courses are available online.
|Course||Sem. Cr. Hrs.|
|HLTH-735||Management of Risk in Health Care||3|
|HLTH-737||Lean Six Sigma in Health Care||3|
|HLTH-730||Health Care Financial Management I: Basic Principles and Practice||3|
|HLTH-731||Health Care Financial Management II: Concepts and Applications||3|
|Total Semester Credit Hours||12|
To be considered for admission to the advanced certificate in health care finance, candidates must fulfill the following requirements:
Information regarding costs and the U.S. Department of Labor’s Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code and occupational profiles for this program can be viewed at www.rit.edu/emcs/financialaid/gedt/2017-2018/health-care-finance.html.
The RIT Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education website provides information pertaining to student skills and capabilities, salary data, career information, job outcomes, and contact information for the Career Services Coordinator by program.