Walden’s certificate programs help professionals in health sciences and public health to further expand their skills and knowledge to become more effective leaders and change agents within the field of health services.

Completing a Walden certificate gives you added credentials and expertise in providing effective health solutions. You can learn how to:

  • Develop more efficient healthcare delivery.
  • Improve patient outcomes.
  • Make a positive difference in people’s lives in global communities.

Fast Facts

Next Start Date: May 8, 2017

Duration: Varies by certificate.

Transfer Credits: Varies by certificate.


  • Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research Administration

    This program helps you become a more effective and influential administrator in the field of clinical research. Course topics include clinical trial management and processes; the origin of medical innovations; and ethical, regulatory, and legal issues related to pursuing clinical research.

    Credits earned in this program may be applied toward Walden’s MS in Clinical Research Administration program. Find out more.

  • Graduate Certificate in Public Health

    This program focuses on the essential foundational principles, best practices, recent trends, and core competencies of public health administration and public health policy. Coursework is designed for health professionals who want to gain additional skills in public health or prepare for transitioning to a new career opportunity in the field of public health.

    Credits from this certificate program may be applied toward Walden’s Master of Public Health (MPH) program. Find out more.


More about our certificate programs

  • Entry Requirements

    Since our certificate programs are offered at different levels, your level of prior education varies. You will be required to submit a completed online application, employment history, and official transcripts.

    Your enrollment advisor will help you gather all of the required materials starting with your application all the way through your first day of classes.

  • Tuition and Financial Aid

    Because tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education, you can get in touch with an enrollment advisor today by calling 855.203.3398, to learn more about tuition costs for all of our certificate programs and financial aid options.

    Walden's enrollment advisors are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education. 

  • How to Apply

    To speak with an enrollment advisor about applying for our program today, fill out the form on this page to be contacted, or call 855.203.3398.

Why Study at Walden?

  • Learn With Leaders

    Our faculty members are experts in the field and bring a fresh perspective to learning.

  • Exceptional Student Services

    Benefit from our 24/7 tech support, Writing Center, Career Services Center, and more.

  • Relevant Curriculum

    Coursework is based on the latest research and current best practices.



“The most rewarding aspect of pursuing my degree at Walden University is that I am in control of my future."

Tira Wallace | MPH student