Healthcare Leadership

Volume 1: 2017.2018

Effective 1 June 2017 through 31 May 2018

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Graduate Certificate
18 Hours

This program is offered by the College of Arts & Sciences.

Program Description

The healthcare leadership certificate is an 18-credit-hour program designed for those who hold leadership positions in healthcare, who have completed a bachelor’s degree, and are interested in a healthcare leader focus.

The program is offered at the Geneva campus.

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The 18 credit hours required for this certificate include the following courses:

  • HCLD 5410 Leadership in Healthcare (3 hours)
  • HCLD 5420 Financial Issues for Healthcare Leaders (3 hours)
  • HCLD 5230 Legal Issues for Healthcare Leaders (3 hours)
  • HCLD 5440 Leadership in Healthcare Practicum I (3 hours)
  • HRDV 5620 Interpersonal and Organizational Communications (3 hours)
  • HCLD 6000 Healthcare Leader Case Studies (3 hours)


Students who are interested in applying to this program should also see the Admission Section of this catalog for general requirements.

Admission Requirements

  • 2.5 grade point average.
  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Minimum of one year of healthcare education experience.
  • Résumé describing scope, responsibility, and function of work experience.
  • Completion of application with fees.
  • Official transcripts.
  • Personal interview.

Send all admission documents to:

Office of Admission
Webster University Geneva
Route de Collex 15
CH-1293 Bellevue, Switzerland

This page was modified on 13 October 2017.
Please see the Graduate Catalog Addendum to view changes that were made.