If you want to learn new skills without committing to a full master’s degree program, or if you have already completed a master’s degree and want to freshen up your knowledge in a new, emerging field, you might want to consider one of our professional certificate programs.
The Cástulo de la Rocha College of Health and Community Well-Being offers a variety of non-degree certificate programs in high-demand subjects that will equip you with knowledge that you can apply right away in the workplace.
Depending on which program you choose, you may have the option to attend at our La Verne Campus or online. You can start the program in Fall Session I or II, Spring Session I or II, or Summer Session.
Certificate in Health Services Management
6 courses, 18 units
This certificate is designed for individuals with managerial experience in a different industry who want to make a career move into the healthcare industry into a general management role.
Certificate in Health Services Marketing and Business Development
6 courses, 18 units
This certificate is designed for individuals with marketing and business development experience in a different industry who want to use that experience to make a career move into the healthcare industry.
Preparing for U.S. Medical Residency/Fellowship
2 courses, 6 units
This certificate provides career development and organizational leadership tools for those seeking US medical residency or fellowship opportunities.
Management and Leadership for Physicians and Nurses
5 courses, 15 units
This certificate provides clinical personnel with the skills needed to take on positions of leadership in a healthcare setting.
Our certificates are non-degree programs with open enrollment, subject to the terms of our catalog. Successful completion of a certificate program does not guarantee future admission into a master’s degree. If you wish to pursue a master’s degree, you will need to apply for the degree program.