Coming Soon: SAS Approved Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Analytics

Put yourself on the fast track to career growth in the field of health analytics with a 100% online graduate certificate. 

Overview

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Overview

A SAS Approved Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Analytics from USF Health's Morsani College of Medicine positions you to enter one of healthcare's fastest-growing fields. The volume of digitized healthcare-related information has increased rapidly in recent years, and healthcare organizations need professionals who can analyze that data for improved patient outcomes and continuing advancements in healthcare delivery.

You can earn your certificate in as few as eight months and be ready to move up in the health analytics field. Plus, if you decide to pursue a Master of Science in Health Informatics with a concentration in Healthcare Analytics, the credits will apply toward your degree. Ignite your career and make a difference in the future of healthcare, 100% online.

Why USF Health?

This SAS Approved Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Analytics is offered through USF Health’s Morsani College of Medicine, the only program of its kind offered through a medical school in the United States. USF Health’s graduate informatics program meets the rigorous standards of the Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) for delivering a world-class education for healthcare and health IT, and has been named an official HIMSS Approved Education Partner. U.S. News & World Report listed USF Health's Morsani College of Medicine as one of 2016's Best Medical Schools, and our 100% online learning platform allows you to plan your study schedule to fit your daily routine. 

What You'll Learn

Healthcare organizations need professionals to make sense of the mountains of data they gather. A Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Analytics provides you with the knowledge and skills to take on this task, making you a vital part of a healthcare informatics team. You'll master the collection, organization, and analysis of health data using the analytics lifecycle. In addition, you’ll sharpen your problem-solving skills and ability to lead in making data-driven decisions.  

See sample curriculum here. Find textbooks and materials required for each specific term.

Accreditation

The University of South Florida is regionally accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to award degrees in the baccalaureate, master’s, specialist and doctoral levels.

Careers

Certificate holders may find employment in the strategic planning, management, design, integration, implementation and evaluation of clinical and administrative information systems in a variety of healthcare organizations including hospitals, clinics, managed care organizations, vendors of health information systems, consulting groups, insurance companies, pharmacies, governmental agencies and others. 

Who Should Enroll?

Students from an assortment of backgrounds can benefit from the Healthcare Analytics certificate program. Health informaticists, epidemiologists, data analysts and health insurance professionals such as statistical analysts all can gain greater knowledge of statistics, relational databases, data management and reporting from the program. In general, the program can benefit IT professionals wanting to move into the healthcare industry, as well as healthcare professionals with a knack for analysis. 

Time to Complete

8

Weeks per Class

4

Total Classes

8

Months to Complete