Three new business graduate certificates benefit working professionals

Three new business graduate certificates benefit working professionals
Working professionals seeking to enhance their expertise and expand their business knowledge now can enroll in one of three new Business Graduate Certificate programs available at Oakland University’s School of Business.

Working professionals seeking to enhance their expertise and expand their business knowledge now can enroll in one of three new Business Graduate Certificate programs available at Oakland University’s School of Business. Each 15-credit program expands business knowledge in key areas: Business Analytics, Business Essentials, and Finance.

 

“Certificate programs offer one way for people to gain valuable knowledge and credentials, bridge a knowledge gap or explore a new field in a relatively short period of time,” said Nivedita Mukherji, associate dean, in OU’s School of Business. “Our certificate programs focus on key business areas, and the credits earned can be applied to a future graduate program.”

 

Business Analytics

Analytics is no longer the exclusive domain of IT professionals. Today, employers across disciplines are looking for those who can harness data to solve business problems.

 

Through this program, students expand their knowledge and skill base in a range of quantitative and computational techniques used in today’s data-driven business world. Credits earned in this program can be applied to a Master of Science in Information Technology Management at OU.

 

To learn more about the business analytics program visit https://www.oakland.edu/business/graduate-certificates/business-analytics-graduate-certificate/

 

Business Essentials

In this certificate program, students gain foundational knowledge of accounting, financial management, and marketing management. The program is designed for those who are interested in gaining knowledge in key business disciplines to either advance in their careers or manage their businesses.

 

Students choose from electives in economics, organization behavior, and operations management, offering the flexibility to pursue additional business knowledge that is relevant to a student’s goals. Credits earned in this program can be applied to an MBA at OU.

 

Learn more about the business essentials program at https://www.oakland.edu/business/graduate-certificates/business-essentials/

 

Finance

This program is ideal for those looking to acquire a better understanding of finance for a career in management. Students enhance their knowledge of financial concepts while exploring the many facets of finance and building a comprehensive understanding of the financial management theories business leaders depend on to drive their organizations into the future. Credits earned in this program can be applied to an MBA at OU.

 

Learn more about the finance certificate.