Director of Healthcare Business
Carla Dirkschneider, M.S., RHIA
PH 402.552.6295  TF 800.647.5500 
dirkschneider@clarksoncollege.edu

This program is for individuals who are interested in getting a certificate that specializes in Healthcare Data Analytics. The Certificate complements any health care related field and provides the fundamental knowledge in the subject areas of healthcare information systems and data analysis.

Admission Policies

Enrollment in Clarkson College degree programs is limited through a selective admissions process. Admission policies and procedures are available from: the Admissions office, the College website, or in the Academic Policies & Procedures section (AD-1).

Required Courses for Health Data Analytics Certificate

Course Requirements

(26 semester hours) All courses are 7.5-week or 6-week in duration besides ST310 & ST410 which are only offered in a full-semester format (15- or 12-weeks in duration).

Courses Semester Hours
BU 110 - Microsoft Office Applications 4
HM 215 - Data Management 3
HM 218 - Data Analysis and Visualization 3
HM 417 - Data Organization, Analysis, and Governance 4
HM 333 - Classification Systems and Reimbursement Methodologies 3
HM 240 - Introduction to Informatics 3
HM 340 - Healthcare Informatics 3
ST 310 - Statistics 3
ST 410 - Advanced Statistics for Public Healthcare 3
Total Semester Hours 29

After completion of the 26 semester hours, students are eligible to apply for a Clarkson College Certificate of Completion.

Once the 26 semester hours in the Certificate program have been completed, an additional 44 semester hours will fulfill the requirements for the Associate’s degree in Health Information Technology.

Last updated: 05/25/2021