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As the diversity of our country increases, it is vital for current and future healthcare workers to develop behaviors, skills, and attitudes needed to address the social, cultural, and linguistic needs of diverse patient populations.

The Diversity, Inclusion, and Health Equity Certificate Program provides the opportunity to understand varying cultures and learn the impact of bias and prejudice on clinical decision-making, cultural sensitivity, and culturally-appropriate care.

The certificate program is available to:

  • Nurses
  • Physicians
  • Information Technologists
  • Administrators
  • Administrative Support Staff
  • Undergraduate students currently enrolled in health professions and pre-health majors

You can complete this certificate with just SIX online courses!

Diversity, Inclusion, and Health Equity Certificate Courses

HSHP 4310 Social Determinants of Global Health 
HSHP 4315 Bias, Stereotypes, and Uncertainty in Clinical Decision Making
HSHP 4320 Personal, Interpersonal, and Group Communication Skills
HSHP 4325 Assessment of Health Outcomes and Individual Satisfaction 
HSHP 4330 Promotion of Health and Wellness Literacy 
HSHP 4335 Quality Improvement in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion