Online Certificates in Business Studies 2020

Online certificate programs can be convenient training options for those who want to add or update skills or begin new careers. Certificate programs can often be completed in less than a year while degrees typically take several years. What is an online certificate in business studies? This type of program is recognition that business training in several subject areas has been successfully complet… Read more

Online certificate programs can be convenient training options for those who want to add or update skills or begin new careers. Certificate programs can often be completed in less than a year while degrees typically take several years.

What is an online certificate in business studies? This type of program is recognition that business training in several subject areas has been successfully completed. Training in business studies is interdisciplinary and typically includes instruction in finance, accounting, marketing, economics, organization, and other areas that are important to business operations and management. Some programs may also allow students to study international business topics.

Online certificate programs can be more convenient than traditional schools. Certificates can provide competitive benefits and demonstrate formal training and expertise, which may help improve a student’s salary. A certificate in business studies is particularly appreciated by employers who value employees with business sense and an understanding of the big picture and bottom line.

Depending on the school and certificate program, costs can vary significantly. Prospective students should do careful research to ensure that they get the right training at the right price to meet their education goals.

Training in business studies is useful in many careers. After studying corporate topics, individuals may decide to focus on a specific business area. Depending on the type of specialization and personal interest, students may find careers in such areas as administration, accounting, office management, finance, marketing, and sales. Training in international business studies is attractive to many employers as industrial globalization continues to accelerate, along with the need for international marketing and communications. Business education is also useful for individuals who are beginning careers as entrepreneurs in start-up industries. 

Numerous schools offer online certificates in business studies. To get started with a course, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Purdue Online - Polytechnic Institute
West Lafayette, USA

The Information Technology Business Analysis graduate certificate program will provide graduate students introductory graduate-level education in the important aspects of Busi ... +

The Information Technology Business Analysis graduate certificate program will provide graduate students introductory graduate-level education in the important aspects of Business Analysis. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
12 - 36 months
English
Online
 
University of Essex Online
Colchester, United Kingdom +1 More

Enrol on our online Postgraduate Certificate in Business Management to develop your understanding of management practice, increase your awareness of current frameworks, theori ... +

Enrol on our online Postgraduate Certificate in Business Management to develop your understanding of management practice, increase your awareness of current frameworks, theories and tools and enhance your ability to plan and implement workplace change. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
8 months
English
Online
 
Emeritus Institute of Management
Singapore

This programme is designed for managers across different functions who are interested in implementing analytics projects at their organisation. It provides business managers w ... +

This programme is designed for managers across different functions who are interested in implementing analytics projects at their organisation. It provides business managers with the techniques needed to transform their organisation into a data-driven organisation. -
Certificate
Part-time
3 months
English
Online
 
Kansas State University Global Campus
USA Online, USA

The graduate certificate in business administration provides an opportunity for students to gain basic business knowledge without having to participate in a full MBA program.

The graduate certificate in business administration provides an opportunity for students to gain basic business knowledge without having to participate in a full MBA program. -
Graduate Certificate
40 weeks
English
Online
 
Colorado State University - Global
Aurora, USA

The Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics is designed for modern learners who want to broaden their skills in designing, developing, and implementing enterprise-level bus ... +

The Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics is designed for modern learners who want to broaden their skills in designing, developing, and implementing enterprise-level business analytics solutions for improved decision-making. Become an invaluable asset to any organization looking to increase growth, while decreasing cost and waste. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
32 weeks
English
Online
 
London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) (Get Smarter Creative)
Holborn, United Kingdom

Enhance your managerial and leadership competencies by developing key hard and soft business skills. During this 10-week course, you’ll be guided by esteemed LSE faculty to be ... +

Enhance your managerial and leadership competencies by developing key hard and soft business skills. During this 10-week course, you’ll be guided by esteemed LSE faculty to better understand your business context and environment, in order to develop a competitive edge. You’ll focus on three core business leadership pillars: the strategic environment, the financial toolkit, and the human element. -
Certificate
Part-time
10 weeks
English
01 Apr 2020
Online
 
California Southern University
Costa Mesa, USA

CalSouthern’s international business online certificate program is a fantastic educational opportunity for the international business professional looking to expand his or her ... +

CalSouthern’s international business online certificate program is a fantastic educational opportunity for the international business professional looking to expand his or her skill set in a fast-changing business landscape, or for an executive who wants to broaden his or her business acumen to include an appreciation for and knowledge of current issues in global commerce. -
Certificate
Full-time
English
Online
 
L'Ecole de Guerre Economique
Paris, France

The objective of the "Online Intelligence Economic - OIE" certificate is to enable students to master the tools and methodology of economic intelligence. It is particularly su ... +

The objective of the "Online Intelligence Economic - OIE" certificate is to enable students to master the tools and methodology of economic intelligence. It is particularly suitable for an end-of-school public who wants to have a dual skill through a new discipline. It allows everyone to manage a project, from collection to analysis to recommendations. -
Certificate
Full-time
French
Online
 
Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Washington, USA

This Johns Hopkins Certificate in Biotechnology Enterprise offers the opportunity to learn critical aspects of biotechnology product development, including how to create a new ... +

This Johns Hopkins Certificate in Biotechnology Enterprise offers the opportunity to learn critical aspects of biotechnology product development, including how to create a new enterprise, finance, marketing, and other areas of commercialization. This certificate is ideal for students planning to engage in the enterprise of biotechnology beyond science. -
Certificate
Part-time
English
Online
 
The University of Scranton Online
Scranton, USA

The University of Scranton offers an online, graduate-level Certificate in Enterprise Resource Planning, helping to secure your position—and possibly increase your pay—in the ... +

The University of Scranton offers an online, graduate-level Certificate in Enterprise Resource Planning, helping to secure your position—and possibly increase your pay—in the booming ERP field. -
Certificate
Part-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
George Mason University Online
Fairfax, USA

Develop specific expertise in data collection and analysis with the Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics, which can be integrated into the 33-month online MBA curriculum ... +

Develop specific expertise in data collection and analysis with the Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics, which can be integrated into the 33-month online MBA curriculum. -
Certificate
Part-time
English
Online
 
Ubiquity University
USA Online, USA

With this single purchase, you will be able to take all nine of our nine-part series in Integral Entrepreneurship taught by Chuck Schreiner, Ph.D., MBA. This series introduces ... +

With this single purchase, you will be able to take all nine of our nine-part series in Integral Entrepreneurship taught by Chuck Schreiner, Ph.D., MBA. This series introduces you to a new integral way of viewing entrepreneurship and gives you the tools to get started creating your own future fast. -
Certificate
Part-time
9 weeks
English
Online
 
Florida Christian University
Orlando, USA

The Business Administration Certification Program provides a solid foundation in business and administration principles. The curriculum provides an overview of key areas that ... +

The Business Administration Certification Program provides a solid foundation in business and administration principles. The curriculum provides an overview of key areas that are relevant to business leaders and decision makers working in various organizations, from established companies to innovative companies. -
Certificate
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
James Cook University Online
Australia Online, Australia

The way in which the world conducts business is changing. James Cook University (JCU)’s online Graduate Certificate of Business Administration is designed to help you manage u ... +

The way in which the world conducts business is changing. James Cook University (JCU)’s online Graduate Certificate of Business Administration is designed to help you manage uncertainty and leverage new opportunities in a globalized economy. Covering key leadership concepts, this course will prepare you for the opportunities and challenges of global markets. It also provides the ideal pathway into the Global MBA degree. -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
8 months
English
Mar 2020
Online
 
Royal Roads University
Victoria, Canada

The Graduate Certificate in Corporate Social Innovation is a 9-credit program for professionals working in, or consulting with, organizations in all sectors who wish to expand ... +

The Graduate Certificate in Corporate Social Innovation is a 9-credit program for professionals working in, or consulting with, organizations in all sectors who wish to expand their knowledge, skills, strategies, and expertise in the area of corporate social innovation. -
Graduate Certificate
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
6 months
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 

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