Per the World Health Organization (WHO), immunization currently prevents 4-5 million deaths each year in all age groups from diseases like diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), influenza, and measles. It is one of the most successful and cost-effective public health interventions. An additional 1.5 million deaths could be avoided if global vaccination coverage improves.
The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic has resurfaced the importance of effective and accessible vaccines to prevent the spread of infectious diseases. This certification equips health and science students with the necessary skills needed to understand and contribute to vaccine development.
Hospital administrators ensure that hospitals and medical facilities deliver high-quality healthcare to patients in an efficient manner.
Jobs in healthcare administration are growing rapidly and are estimated to increase by 32% through 2029 (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics).
In 2019, U.S. News & World Report spotlighted medical and healthcare services manager as #1 in their ranking of best business jobs.