Graduate Certificate in Digital Healthcare

The Graduate Certificate in Digital Healthcare is an online graduate certificate program that will provide a unique credential that will help entrepreneurs, graduate students, medical students, scientists, physicians and others.  The certificate offers an educational foundation that will help graduates navigate the complex digital transformation of health care and medicine.  Courses will apply toward the Masters of Healthcare Innovation.  Certificates may be combined to obtain an Interdisciplinary Master’s Degree. 

Courses are held asynchronously with optional weekly synchronous sessions.

The Graduate Certificate in Digital Healthcare is awarded by the University of Alabama at Birmingham Heersink School of Medicine.

Admission Requirements:

Admission requirements include eligibility for admission to the UAB Graduate School.  There is no GRE required.  An admissions committee reviews applications and makes final decisions.  Students may begin the program in the Fall or Spring semesters.

Required Coursework:

Graduate Certificate in Digital Healthcare

HCI 641Foundations of Digital Health3
HI 657Human-centered Research Design Methods for Healthcare3
HCI 642Leadership & Ethics for Digital Health3
HCI 643Special Topics for Digital Health3
HI 620Security and Privacy in Health Care3
Total Hours15