Student Resources



Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) – OPEN SCHOOL

The IHI Open School offers more than 30 FREE online courses in the following major subject areas: Quality and Improvement, Patient Safety, Leadership, Person and Family Centered Care, Triple Aim for Populations, and Graduate Medical Education. It also offers a FREE Basic Certificate in Quality and Safety after completing the requisite courses, and access to more than 150 FREE training videos.

For a complete list of courses, information on the Basic Certificate in Quality and Safety, and information about free videos:

Click here, then click on Take a Course under Quick Links




Management and Strategy Institute

FREE Certification Course

Six Sigma White Belt Certification

The Lean Six Sigma White Belt certification has been developed exclusively for the Management and Strategy Institute and designed to give the student a brief overview of Six Sigma and Lean principles.  This program will cover exactly what Six Sigma is and why it is being used in businesses around the world to streamline operations and eliminate waste.

Click here for more info, and to take the quick course






AHRQ: Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP)

FREE Course

The self-administered, modular course provides an overview of HCUP data, software tools, and products, and covers the features, capabilities and potential uses of HCUP resources.

Access here