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Care Coordination Graduate Certificate

School of Nursing & Health Sciences

Overview

With new focus on care coordination due to health care legislation, now is the time to draw attention to the integral role you play as a nurse in improving patient engagement. Differentiate yourself quickly in this emerging field—and complete a significant portion of your MSN in Care Coordination—by earning your Graduate Certificate in Care Coordination from Capella University. This patient-focused curriculum is designed to prepare you to view patient care holistically, while teaching ownership of patient advocacy and education during recovery.

Program Highlights

Direct Path: 9 months to achieve your Graduate Certificate, and all classes are transferable to MSN in Care Coordination program.

Doctoral-Prepared Faculty: Provide comprehensive feedback on your work, encourage different ways of thinking, and deliver insight into how well you’re demonstrating competencies.

Credible: Relevant, personalized program integrates Patient Centered Medical Home model of care (PCMH) and designed around Case Management Society of America (CMSA) Standards of Practice for Case Management.

Apply This Certificate to Your Next Degree

Comprised entirely of courses from our MSN in Care Coordination, the care coordination certificate offers an opportunity to earn a marketable credential and earn credits that can be transferred into our MSN.

Detailed Program Information

Get all the details about cost, courses, requirements, and more.

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Classes Start January 8th

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Ready to get started? We’re ready for you. Chat with an enrollment counselor or apply now to take the first step on the journey toward your future. 

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Cost & Learning Format

Online education isn’t one size fits all. We know you’re busy—you need a learning experience tailored to your life, not the other way around. Capella has learning and tuition formats to suit you, however you learn. 

Our online-learning format that guides you along. You pay per credit; we set the deadlines. 

  • Based on the quarter system; 1–3 courses per 10-week quarter
  • 1 semester credit = 1.5 quarter credits
  • Weekly assignments and courseroom discussions
  • Pay for what you take, price varies by courseload or term
$7,350$9,090*   MAX TRANSFER CREDITS–TYPICAL TRANSFER CREDITS
$425 per credit, 20 total quarter credits, 4 max transfer credits

Get the Details

Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.

Care Coordination Certificate Online - Capella University

*This is only an estimate, using general program pricing. Your price may be higher or lower depending on your specialization, transfer credits, and tuition discounts. The prices above show what you would pay if you brought in the average number of transfer credits or the maximum allowed transfer credits.  

Ways to Save

At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable–there are more ways to save than you might think. 

Employer Reimbursements

Many employers offer tuition reimbursement to employees, even if there’s no formal program. Check with your manager or HR dept.

$30 Million in Scholarships Available

Capella scholarships, available for qualifying students, aren’t need-based and never have to be repaid. 

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Employer & Association Discounts

Many employers and organizations partner with Capella to offer tuition discounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn more. 

Faculty & Support

You’re never going it alone at Capella. Our dedicated faculty and support teams are waiting to guide, help, and advise you through every step of your educational journey.

Enrollment Counselors

These folks are superstars. We hear it from our students (and grads). They’re here to help find a program fit and set you up for success.  

Financial Aid Counselors

First they listen. Then they act—for you. Running the numbers, exploring ways to save, and making the financing of your education simpler.

Advisors

Want to learn more about courses, instructors, or resources? Ask our advisors–they know all about the details of your program.

Faculty

Our distinguished faculty holds top credentials in their fields. They’re here to teach the knowledge and skills you’ll need, now. 

Care Coordination Certificate Online - Capella University

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