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3 Courses Required

About This Certificate

When it comes to healthcare, human-centered design can improve and save lives. This online program helps you devise solutions according to patients’ needs — whether you’re a healthcare practitioner looking for systems-focused design tools for improving service delivery or a creative focused on research, design, and innovation.

Format: Online

Total Courses: 3

Time Commitment: Students typically complete this certificate in four months.

Price: $1,700 per certificate bundle (see terms)
($1,890 if courses are purchased individually. Tuition rates are subject to change over the course of your program.)

What You’ll Gain

  • Tools for identifying opportunities to shape or reshape the healthcare experience
  • The ability to apply service design tools such as service blueprints, journey maps, and personas
  • A framework for building empathy in your organization or practice

How You’ll Learn

  • Engaging video lectures and interviews with industry experts
  • Direct interaction with faculty practitioners at the top of their fields
  • Online collaboration in small classes, supported by video conferencing
  • Project-based learning focused on developing real-world skills and portfolio assets
  • The ability to review course content and complete assignments at any time

Who Should Enroll

  • Healthcare administrators interested in developing concrete proposals for systems-level initiatives
  • Designers who would like to develop a systems and service design portfolio 
  • Creative professionals seeking experience in healthcare contexts

What You’ll Earn

After completing the certificate requirements, you will be able to download and print a copy of your certificate and share it with your network. Your personal certificate will be accessible from your Student Portal.


Additional Details

Human-Centered Healthcare Certificate

Enroll Now

Begin by completing one of the required courses or purchasing the certificate as a bundle at a discounted price. The certificate must be completed within two years.

Select the bundle option or individual courses

Purchase the bundle for a significant tuition cost saving. Please review the terms before making this selection.
Certificate Price
HCH Bundle : $1,700.00
Deadline to Start Last Course
365 Days After Purchase

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