Healthcare Management

Program Description

Credential Earned: Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Delivery: Full Time

Program Length: 2 Semesters

Healthcare Management Program is designed for international students with experience in the health care field who are seeking to enhance their existing post-secondary credentials and looking to transition into management roles in emerging Healthcare environments. Comprehension of patient needs, socio-cultural factors, behaviours and health services information are key focus areas of this program and will enable students to develop new skills in the areas of leadership, human resources management, conflict resolution, and strategic thinking.

Career Opportunities

The healthcare and social service industry in Canada is the second largest employment sector, which provides a large number of job opportunities to the graduates. This program will groom students for management roles in emerging Healthcare environments. Emphasis is placed on leadership, ethics, patient care and communication. Students will develop their skills and knowledge in order to become integral leaders and team members of a structured healthcare team.

Start Date

January, May, September

Tuition Fees

From September 2021, the tuition is $16485/year including ancillary fees and medical insurance for international students.
Tuition fees as stated are subject to change for each academic year.


Semester 1• Introduction to Patient Care• Medical Terminology

• Communication in Health Care I

• Introduction to Patient Safety

• Healthcare Management

• Professionalism and Ethics


Semester 2• Healthcare IT Systems• Quality and Safety in Healthcare

• Appreciative Leadership and Healthcare Change

• Communication in Healthcare II

• Healthcare and Cultural Competence

• Final Project


This program does not meet the preparatory requirements or the eligibility criteria to write the registration exams to qualify as a registered practical nurse or registered nurse with the College of Nurses of Ontario. Please visit the College of Nurses of Ontario to learn more about how to become a Registered Nurse (RN) or Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) in Ontario.