Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Health Care Management

Northern College

12 months
15433 CAD/year
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The Health Care Management program of Northern College is designed for both domestic and international students with experience in the health care field who are seeking to enhance their existing post-secondary credentials and looking to transition into management roles in emerging healthcare environments, within the Ontario and Canadian healthcare context.


Program Description

Comprehension of patient needs, socio-cultural factors, behaviors and health services information are key focus areas of this program and will enable students to develop new skills in the areas of leadership, human resources management, conflict resolution, and strategic thinking.

Career Opportunities

The Health Care Management program of Northern College program of Northern College will prepare students for management roles in emerging Healthcare environments. Emphasis is placed on leadership, ethics, patient care and communication. Comprehension of patient needs, socio-cultural factors, behaviors and health services information are key focus areas of this program. Students will develop their skills and knowledge in order to become integral leaders and team members of a structured healthcare team. With growing diversity in the healthcare system, employment can be found in many settings, including:

  • Clinics
  • Consulting firms
  • Health insurance organizations
  • Healthcare associations
  • Hospitals
  • Nursing homes
  • Physician practices
  • Mental health organizations
  • Public health departments
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Skilled nursing facilities
  • Universities and research institutions

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Patient Care
  • Medical Terminology
  • Patient Safety
  • Healthcare Management
  • Professionalism and Ethics
  • Communication in Health Care

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

It is recommended to apply for a program approximately 8 months before the program start date.


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Domestic Admission Requirements

  • Ontario College Diploma
  • Ontario College Advanced Diploma
  • Degree or Equivalent in a healthcare related field of study

International Admission Requirements

The Minimum Language Requirements for International Students are:
  • IELTS – minimum overall band of 6.0
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test – Overall minimum score of 79
  • PTE – Graduate Diploma: 60+

PLUS Bachelor of Science Degree in a related field of study such as: Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, or Dentistry

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15433 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15433 CAD per year during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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