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Extend your expertise as a leader and manager
Blend your passion for healthcare with your skills in leadership. Graduate programs provide the perspective and trainings necessary to take your career to the next level.
Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Leadership
The online Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Leadership (GCHL) is designed for working professionals who want to advance their healthcare professional knowledge, skills, and leadership abilities.
Master of Health Administration
Mercy College's Master of Health Administration (MHA) program prepares aspiring and existing healthcare professionals to serve or advance in healthcare leadership roles. The program offers flexible online courses and a cutting-edge curriculum to help students earn their master's degrees quickly. Through intensive courses, students develop the skills necessary to take on health administration roles. No GRE is required for this program.
Master of Physician Assistant Studies
The Mercy College of Ohio PA program provides a graduate-level learning experience that produces PA graduates who can provide competent, patient-centered medical care for diverse populations in a variety of clinical settings while also embracing service, scholarship, and leadership.
Master of Science in Nursing
The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program offers two focused tracks, and prepares BSN’s for advanced nursing practice roles in healthcare. The MSN with a focus in nursing leadership prepares you for management roles in healthcare, while the nursing education focus prepares you to educate the next generation of nurses.
Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Leadership
Mercy College of Ohio offers a Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Leadership, consisting of four specialty courses in nursing leadership (12 credit hours) that will prepare Master’s educated nurses to be leaders in healthcare organizations, and progress toward meeting the eligibility requirements of the American Organization of Nurse Executive Credentialing Center (AONE-CC), and American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN), to take the Certified Nurse Manager and Leader (CNML) examination.
Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education
Mercy College of Ohio offers a Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education, consisting of four specialty courses in nursing education (12 credit hours) that will prepare Master’s educated nurses to teach in higher education or in a healthcare system, and progress toward meeting the eligibility requirements of the National League for Nursing (NLN) organization, to take the Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) examination.
RN to MSN
Mercy College's RN to MSN online nursing program provides a unique option for those students who have an associate degree or diploma in nursing, earned their RN license, and are now ready to achieve an MSN degree. This MSN bridge program is fully online and designed for working nurses. Students can earn their master's in nursing while working full-time.