Certificate in Health Care Analytics

Extract Valuable Insights From Health Care Data


Program Details

  • Location: Online
  • Duration: 8 months
  • Times: Evenings
  • Cost: $3,999

Next start date:

February 1, 2024

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About this Program

Big data is transforming the health care industry, driving efficiencies, bringing new capabilities and improving diagnoses and treatment. Increasingly, organizations are looking for professionals with in-depth knowledge and understanding of health care data and systems, and with the data analytics skills to turn available health care data into meaningful insights.

In this three-course project-based, certificate program, you’ll develop the expertise needed to do a variety of tasks in reporting, performance improvement and analytics projects. We’ll examine the most common types of data used in health care, including clinical, financial, operational and pharmaceutical, and cover the best tools for processing and sharing data. Learn to use quantitative methods to influence decisions in your organization and advance your career.

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Professionals in the health care industry or data analysts looking to enter the health care field. 

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  • Methods for using data in operations and management, benchmarking, performance improvement, outcomes assessment and marketing
  • Approaches to different types of data reporting, such as risk management, regulatory, quality, contracting and payer
  • Concepts and tools for business and clinical intelligence
  • Best practices in data visualization, data analytics and dashboarding


  • Manipulate actual health care industry data using the latest tools and technologies, including stastical analyses, Tableau and SQL 
  • Develop and fully implement an analytics solution to a health care problem

Career Stats


Alumni working in field

Top Employers

Expedia Group, Humana, Kaiser Permanente, King County, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, UW Medicine


Projected job growth for clinical data managers in Washington state (2020–2030)


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Program Overview

Complete the courses listed below to earn the certificate. You may be able to take individual courses without enrolling in the certificate program; check the course pages for details.

Learning Format

Online With Real-Time Meetings

Online With Real-Time Meetings

Combine the convenience of online learning with the immediacy of real-time interaction. You’ll stream courses online and interact with your instructors and fellow students via chat, web conferencing or phone, all in real time. Learn More »

Program Sessions

Online With Real-Time Meetings

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