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Business Process Management (Healthcare), Postgraduate Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 6 months
University rank #1028 (BCR) Online
Villanova University’s business process management program reveals a strategy to prioritize core business processes that will have the greatest impact on an organization's key business objectives. This 100% online Master Certificate in Business Process Management is a dynamic new member of the Villanova online educational programs.


This program tightly aligns with Villanova’s existing Six Sigma, project management, and business analysis concepts making it a vital new member of the Villanova process improvement family. By completing the three-course track, project and final exam, you will also become a Certified Professional in Business Process Management (CPBPM).

Gain a Stronger Command of Your Business Processes With a Master Certificate in Business Process Management-Healthcare, 100% Online

With sweeping changes coming to the healthcare industry, it's imperative that you enhance your expertise with business process management (BPM) strategies and techniques to reduce cost and increase your organization’s demand response time. Whether you are implementing process improvements or you are planning to lead your organization’s operational plan, Villanova University’s Master Certificate in Business Process Management-Healthcare gives you the strategies you need to succeed. This comprehensive BPM certificate program provides you with proven process methodologies to align your organization’s processes and leverage critical technology to quickly simulate and model solutions to drive business improvement efforts.

Each Villanova University 100% online business process management training course is led by renowned BPM experts and thought leaders. Utilizing the latest in video-based learning platform, ‘live’ virtual class technology and faculty-led discussion boards to ensure the optimal learning experience, you will be able to master the latest BPM body of knowledge and critical process techniques needed for success.

Master the Latest BPM Skills for Healthcare Settings

Developing a deep understanding of process metrics and methodologies is a critical focus of this program. This three-course track will focus on essential process concepts such as: business and technology drivers of BPM, how to identify process opportunities, developing strategic business cases for improvement, becoming a Process Based Organization (PBO), using process governance and Centers of Excellence (COE), leveraging Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), process leadership, project management planning strategies, Lean Six Sigma techniques for data analytics, and proper business architecture alignment. As a special feature, hospital finance is covered as it relates to shaping healthcare financing policy in a process initiative.


Villanova and its programs have received accreditation by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, the AACSB International, and the Computing Sciences Accreditation Board. Villanova is a member in good standing of the National Association for College Admission Counseling.

Programme Structure

Take 3 Required Courses
  • Essentials of Business Process Management - Healthcare
  • Mastering Process Methodology & Solutions - Healthcare
  • Advanced Process Strategy & Practices - Healthcare

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 6 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility
      Fully structured
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    6885 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6885 USD per year and a duration of 6 months.
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