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 two certificate options: 

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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