12 months
17982 USD/year
17982 USD/year
9648 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Health Systems and Facilities Designs graduate certificate from Kent State University is catered to professionals from various fields and backgrounds. 

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Key Features

The purpose of the Health Systems and Facilities Design s graduate certificate from Kent State University is to develop an understanding of how healthcare operations and quality are implicated by design strategies. Given that the healthcare industry is prominent as an economic driver in the United States, as well as the increasing demand in health services, providing a human-centered environments is essential. 

This invaluable area of expertise helps students participate in facility development that will maximize efficiency and quality of patient care, all in an effort to raise the standard of healthcare facilities. This flexible online program for working professionals typically takes two semesters to finish.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evidence-based Design in Healthcare
  • Healthcare Facilities
  • Environmental Systems and Materials in Healthcare
  • Environments of Care and Patient Populations
  • Patient Safety and Systems Thinking
  • Developing Environments for Older Adults
  • Environmental Health Concepts in Public Health
  • Public Health Administration

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


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Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree (from any field)
  • Official transcript(s)
  • A resume/CV
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD 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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