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, innovation methodology, and health equity.


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 take their selected courses in any sequence. 

Select 4 course units of coursework 14
Total Course Units4

at least 2 of the courses must be core courses from the MHCI curriculum

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.