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The graduate Healthcare Information Security certificate is a credential for health and IT professionals interested in the intersection of health information and cyber security.
Students take three courses that cover the essentials of health information security. The certificate can be completed in either two or three semesters and can be either taken as a stand-alone or as part of a larger graduate program (e.g. Information Security Management, Public Administration, Business Administration, Public Health). This is an embedded or stand alone certificate.