Certificates are units of study that help students to gain the skills and training needed for careers in specific fields. Many colleges and universities offer certificate programs, and some can be completed in as little as one year of study.
Economics and administration is a fusion of many different disciplines. Professionals are trained in business, macro and micro economics, finance, public policy and other topics to help them analyze and understand the national or global financial picture.
Online Certificate Program in Economics
The CeMAP qualification meets standards set by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for those aiming for a ‘licence to practice’, and with over 80% of mortgage advisers having achieved the certificate, it is truly considered as the benchmark qualification throughout the financial industry. [+]
The NEBOSH Fire Safety and Risk Management course will be of interest to those with a responsibility towards fire safety in the workplace such as managers, supervisors and staff representatives. [+]
The university certificate "Economics and Management" consists of six modules of the Bachelor's degree program in business administration. You gain knowledge in the major disciplines of economics, such as business administration, economics, project management and marketing. [+]
If you want a route into the accountancy profession or need accounting skills at work, this certificate is for you. You’ll gain knowledge and understanding of financial and management accounting and its role in business organisations – including how to prepare accounts and how to use accounting information for decision-making, planning and control. You’ll also explore issues of business law, corporate governance and ethics as they relate to accounting and management... [+]
More graduates and professionals than ever are turning on to the benefits of the U.S. CPA. It’s the qualification that puts you in demand, increases your salary prospects and opens up a world of opportunities. [+]
The CIPFA Certificate in IPSAS (Cert IPSAS) provides trainees with a foundation knowledge of some of the published standards, and important related documents. [+]
The Higher Certificate in Management Development emphasizes leadership development, the broadening of insight by exposure to the most important management disciplines and its integration into a total management approach. [+]
ICB Bookkeeping Level 2 covering papers B1, B2 & B3, this home study bookkeeping course is aimed at those students looking to enter the field of bookkeeping and at the same time gaining an industry recognised qualification. The course covers both manual and computerised methods using Sage One Accounting Software. [+]
For those looking to update their professional skills, specialise in a particular area, or see if distance learning is right for them without the commitment of a full programme, an Individual Professional Award (IPA) is the perfect option. The IPA programme enables you to study up to three modules from any of the distance learning programmes that we offer, allowing you to focus on one or two subject areas relevant to your profession or interests. IPA graduates will be awarded a University of London certificate, and will then have the option of extending their IPA into a Postgraduate Diploma or Masters programme, providing they have achieved a pass mark of 50% or more on modules already taken that are relevant to the subsequent PG Dip or Masters. [+]
Beneath the ever-evolving complexity of today’s world of work lies a core of fundamental principles that drives business, whatever your industry and wherever you are in the world. Understanding these key principles – how they interrelate and how to practically apply them – is a necessity for anyone venturing into business, whether in management or as an entrepreneur. By completing this Certificate, students will gain a powerful career edge through exposure to the language of business and its core drivers, enabling them to create and capture value for their organizations. [+]
This course covers all aspects related to financing an export transaction and obtaining payment. Send us an inquiry and we will give you free access to the first course unit to try before you buy! [+]
The course aims to equip managers with knowledge of critical financial principles and the right skills to deal with the ever-changing business needs of an organization. [+]
Those who take advantage of the Fund Accounting and GASB 34 certificate program will learn from two seasoned instructors, one of whom is the finance director of the city of Piedmont and the other a 30-year fund accounting software veteran. [+]
After successful completion of this program, participants will be certified as Six Sigma Black Belts. The participants will be equipped to manage advanced Six Sigma projects and to actively lead organization-wide improvement efforts. [+]
After successful completion of this program, participants will be certified as Six Sigma Black Belts. The participants will be equipped to manage advanced Six Sigma projects and to actively lead organization-wide improvement efforts. Black Belts will be able to utilize statistical analysis software to advance organizational cost reduction and quality improvement efforts. They will also be able to guide, mentor, and define projects for Green Belts.
The role of the Black Belt is to define projects for Green Belts, and to mentor and guide Green Belts in the completion of their projects. The Black Belt utilizes statistical analysis software to draw valid statistical conclusions, depict relationships, analyze measurement systems, test hypotheses, design experiments, apply statistical process control, and more. Black Belts manage more advanced Six Sigma projects, and serve as leaders and change agents for projects that span the enterprise. This course will provide the required skills and knowledge to fulfill this role. Successful completion of all course assignments along with successful completion of a project will result in certification as a Six Sigma Black Belt.... [-]
The Advanced Certificate in Data Analysis provides both a practical and theoretical foundation for professionals who need to understand randomness and variability, its causes and consequences. Students will learn how to design efficient and [+]
Master of Science in Data Analysis
The Advanced Certificate in Data Analysis provides both a practical and theoretical foundation for professionals who need to understand randomness and variability, its causes and consequences. Students will learn how to design efficient and effective experiments and observational studies in order to answer questions they find interesting. The program works students through important probability models and the underlying mathematics to understand random phenomena. Software is used to analyze data and make effective presentations of results to different audiences.
This online program is designed for students who have a bachelor’s degree in any field. In addition, a background in mathematics including calculus I, II, III, and linear algebra/matrix methods is required. ... [-]