This program is designed to introduce conceptual and practical skills needed for standard business practice. The Graduate Certificate in Business Administration is particularly helpful for both business and non-business students that wish to enhance their administrative abilities within for-profit, public sector or non-profit environments.
Students will learn the foundations of financial reporting, data analysis, economic influences, and marketing management. In addition an elective course must be selected from complimentary subject areas including: Business, Human Resources, Finance and Organizational Leadership.
Students seeking a certificate program only are not eligible for financial aid. Courses taken after completion of a degree program in order to complete the certificate are not eligible for financial aid.
All graduate admissions options listed below require an earned baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
Admission Grade Point Average (GPA) Requirements:
Option One – GPA required 3.00 or Higher
Option Two – GPA between 2.50 and 2.99, qualifying score on GRE, MAT or GMAT
Option Three – An earned master’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution
Option Four – GPA below 2.50, Portfolio
Specific Requirements (12 credits)
|ACCU 602||Financial Reporting and Analysis||3|
|BUSU 610||Data Analysis for Decision Making||3|
|BUSU 620||Economic Analysis for Managers||3|
|MKTU 605||Marketing Management||3|
|And one of the following courses (3 credits)|
|BUSU 630||Business Process Analysis and Innovation||3|
|BUSU 650||Corporate Responsibility; Ethics and Sustainability||3|
|FINU 607||Finance Management||3|
|HRCU 600||Human Resurce Foundations||3|
|OLCU 602||Self Systems and Leadership||3|
|OLCU 613||Seminar in Organizational Dynamics||3|
|OLCU 615||Organization Development and Change||3|
|OLCU 632||Leadership and Innovation||3|