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Business Fundamentals Graduate Certificate

Why study the basics of business?

Having a fundamental understanding of business not only helps you prepare to run your own companyit also shows employers you have a versatile skillset and are capable of taking on more senior roles. A certificate in business fundamentals provides the foundational business knowledge that can make you a more valuable employee and confident business owner. 


Apply the 12 credit hours needed to earn this certificate to your MBA or MS program as electives.


Elective courses focus on different management skills.


Start in the fall, spring, or summer semester.

Why get a Business Fundamentals Graduate Certificate at Kogod?

Kogod's business fundamentals graduate certificate gives you the foundational knowledge and skills you’ll need for a career in business or to undertake a business-related graduate degree. With courses in accounting, marketing, management, and more, you can feel confident that you have a solid grasp of core business concepts.

You'll also have access to campus resources, like Kogod's dedicated Office of Career Engagement, to help you take that next step in your career.

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