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GW Campus

GW’s online Graduate Certificate in Health Services and Outcome Research is designed to help you develop the much needed and less emphasized skills in research design and methods, including the foundations of cost-benefit analysis (CBA), decision analytics, and advanced quantitative methods.

You'll gain the skills and knowledge to: 

  • Critically appraise the rigor of health services research studies using basic statistical concepts and study design principles
  • Evaluate research design models and research team skills needed in various health services research programs
  • Effectively communicate study methods and research findings to meet manuscript and grant application standards in the health services research fields