Distinguish yourself as a leader with a self-paced, skill-based professional certificate from a respected and accredited business program.

Learn business fundamentals or deepen your knowledge in a specialty area to elevate your career potential and boost your earnings. Choose from three certificate options: 

NEW: Summer 2019 Credential in Brand Management

Stand out with a new credential in brand management, offered as a convenient four-week course this summer.

Deepen your knowledge in brand management with our credential program. This four-week mini-course will guide you through the brand audit process, from articulating your vision and mission to identifying your target audience to choosing and communicating the right blend of brand elements. A credential in brand management can be combined with other offerings for a Marketing Essentials Certificate. Click here for more information.

Business Essentials Certificate

A highly flexible (4-6 credit hours) certificate earned in as little as one semester, yielding a basic understanding of the social, legal and economic environments of business and non-profit organizations. The certificate can be used as a first step to more advanced certificates, or the full MBA or MSA program. The certificate requires the Foundations in Management course and three to five additional one-credit MBA foundation courses. The foundation classes are offered every semester. The classes are offered fully online in the summer and fall or on campus in the fall and spring.

Admission Requirements
  • A college degree, reflecting a Bachelor’s degree
  • A personal statement 
Advanced Business Certificate

A highly flexible four-course (12 credit hour) certificate earned in as little as one year, yielding a deeper understanding and practical skills in a student’s chosen area of concentration. The certificate can be used toward the full MBA or MSA degree. The certificate requires one core MBA class and three MBA electives in a selected area of concentration (accounting, finance, marketing, data analytics, healthcare administration, leadership, and international business).

The core classes are offered every semester, and the electives are offered on a rotating basis through the year. Starting in fall 2018, electives in two areas of concentration will be fully online: data analytics and health care administration.

Admission Requirements
  • A college degree, reflecting a Bachelor’s degree
  • A personal statement
  • Advanced course prerequisites 

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