After You Earn Your Certificate

Once you have completed your D’Amore-McKim Graduate Certificate in Business Management for Healthcare, endless opportunities lie ahead. Apply to a full master’s degree program and the credits you have already earned may be applied toward an eligible program, or explore new opportunities for career growth. 

Where do you want to go next? Apply your new skills to the classroom or to the workplace. Your professional growth has just begun.

“Through this program you will hone your business skills to help you become a leader in the healthcare industry. This program will give you a graduate credential that you can use for career-enhancing power after only 4 or 5 courses. When the time is right, you may continue your studies to achieve your degree.”

Jelena Pejic, Recruitment Manager

Apply Your Credits to a Master’s Program

Through successful completion of your Graduate Certificate in Business Management for Healthcare, you will earn credits that may be applied to eligible master’s programs, both within D’Amore-McKim School of Business, Bouvé College of Health Sciences, or in the College of Professional Studies. Upon acceptance to one of the degree programs listed below, you may be able to apply the credits you have already earned toward the completion of your degree.

Eligible master’s programs are offered online, as well on our Boston campus. Location options vary by degree program.

International students complete online programs remotely from their home country. Northeastern’s vibrant and interactive online classrooms are a great way to continue your American business education from anywhere in the world.

Eligible Master’s Degrees at D’Amore-McKim School of Business

Students who have successfully completed a Graduate Certificate in Business Management for Healthcare with a GPA of 3.0 or above may be able to apply their credits towards a master’s degree. Please note that completion of the certificate program does not guarantee admission into an MBA program.

Chart your own path to leadership with a personalized management degree that will position you for success in the business world of tomorrow. Gain the business skills that employers want as well as specialized expertise in an area of your choosing in this highly flexible program.

Earn an MBA degree that prepares you to meet the challenges of a tech-driven, high-speed business world—in an all-virtual, customizable format. Choose from eight in-demand concentrations.

Earn an MBA degree that prepares you to meet the challenges of a tech-driven, high-speed business world—on a part-time schedule that works with your life. Choose from 15 in-demand concentrations.

Eligible Master’s Programs at Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Master in Public Health

The Master of Public Health is designed to meet the growing demand for public health professionals who have the ability to navigate the complex issues inherent to urban communities.

Students who have successfully completed a Graduate Certificate in Business Management for Healthcare with a GPA of 3.0 or above may apply select credits towards this master’s degree.

This program is offered on our Boston campus.

Eligible Master’s Programs at the College of Professional Studies

MS in Leadership

The Master of Science in Leadership prepares you to meet the evolving challenges of today’s world by helping you cultivate a personal leadership philosophy.

Students who have successfully completed a Graduate Certificate in Business Management for Healthcare with a GPA of 3.0 or above may apply select credits towards this master’s degree.

This program is 100% online.


MS in Nonprofit Management

The Master of Science in Nonprofit Management integrates theoretical approaches with practical applications, preparing you to excel in leadership positions in the nonprofit sector.

Students who have successfully completed a Graduate Certificate in Business Management for Healthcare with a GPA of 3.0 or above may apply select credits towards this master’s degree.

This program is 100% online.


Gain U.S. Work Eligibility

International students who successfully complete a year-long program on campus become eligible to apply for OPT work authorization in the U.S. for up to 12 months.

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