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.
Students will attain an understanding of the basic functional areas of business administration and how each contributes to an effective business organization. Students will learn how to analyze financial statements to determine a firm's performance and financial condition in relation to what matters most to shareholders and investors. They will also learn managerial strategy development using marketing theories and applied marketing research techniques.
Many career opportunities are available to graduates in business administration, including careers as an:
- benefits administrator
- budget analyst
- risk consultant
- financial planner
- commercial lender
- credit analyst
Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
The business administration graduate certificate is offered through the K-State College of Business Administration. The college is also accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB).