League & Suffolk University Certificate Programs:

Community Health and Community Health Center Management Certificate

The Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers and Suffolk University Moakley Center for Public Management will offer the Certificate Program in Community Health and Community Health Center Management once again. Marking its 14th year, this 8 month, health center-focused curriculum includes modules in health policy, human resources, health information technology, ethical issues, finance and marketing. In addition to obtaining a program certificate, participants may earn 12 credits toward future graduate study at Suffolk University or elsewhere through completion of extra coursework. All classes are held at the League Offices at 40 Court Street in Boston, and run from 9:00am to 4:00pm each scheduled Friday.

  • Application deadline: July 25 <-- extended date
  • Acceptance notification: July 29
  • Class schedule: September 5, 2014 through May 15, 2015

Advanced Study in Health Care Finance Certificate

The League and Suffolk University's Moakley Center for Public Management is offering a five-week Advanced Study in Health Care Finance Course (ASHCF) beginning in September. This application-based program will serve as a stand-alone certificate course and provide participants with three graduate credits. Current graduates of the League & Suffolk University Certificate Management Program, alumni and other health center senior managers are all welcome to apply. All classes will be held at Suffolk University/Sawyer Business School/Moakley Center for Public Management in Boston, and run from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm each scheduled Saturday.

  • Application deadline: July 25
  • Acceptance notification: July 30
  • Class schedule: September 13, 20, 27, October 18 & 25

For more information on the League's Suffolk Certificate Program, contact Denise McCauley.


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