Health Care Innovation, Certificate

The Certificate in Health Care Innovation allows Penn faculty members, staff members, and currently enrolled graduate and professional students to enroll in a selection of online courses from the Master of Health Care Innovation. Students take courses individually according to their needs and interests, or complete four of these courses within two years to receive a Certificate in Health Care Innovation. Topics include health policy, operations management, behavioral economics, and innovation methodology.


The certificate requires students to complete 4.0 course units of coursework within 2 years and maintain a GPA of at least 3.0. Students can choose which courses to take, and they may be taken in any sequence. 

Select 4 course units of coursework 14
Total Course Units4

HCIN courses range from 0.5 to 1 course units. 

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2023 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.