Business Administration—Online Program, Graduate Certificate

Our 100 percent online Graduate Certificate in Business Administration can help you quickly gain specialized knowledge and a professional credential to advance your career. The Graduate Certificate in Business Administration at the D’Amore-McKim School of Business is designed to help you learn the skills you need to excel today, while earning credits to drive you toward tomorrow’s goals.

Your program will consist of four essential business courses. You may accelerate the curriculum and complete it in as little as eight months, or spread it out and take up to three years to complete. You may choose to focus on one area of specialty or gain fundamental business knowledge in topics such as financial reporting and managerial decision making, managing people and organizations, and marketing.

Once you have completed your D’Amore-McKim Graduate Certificate in Business Administration, endless opportunities lie ahead. Apply to an eligible master’s degree program, including the online MBA, and the credits you have already earned may be applied to that program, or you may opt to explore new opportunities for career growth.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Core Requirements

Complete 12 semester hours from the following:12
Information Analysis
Managing Information Resources
Managing People and Organizations
Value Creation through Financial Decision Making
Financial Statement Preparation and Analysis
Identifying Strategic Implications in Accounting Data
Investment Analysis
International Finance Management
Financial Strategy
Financial Risk Management
Investment Banking
Mergers and Acquisitions
Business Turnarounds
Valuation and Value Creation
Real Estate Finance and Investment
Sustainability and the Economics of Markets
Entrepreneurship: Services and Retail Business Creation
Global Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Enterprise Growth and Innovation
Business Planning for New Ventures
Managing Operations in Early Stage Ventures
International Marketing
Global Competition and Market Dominance
Creating and Sustaining Customer Markets
Marketing Research
New Product Development
Market Focused Strategy
Marketing in Service Sector
Digital Marketing
Brand and Advertising Management
International Marketing
Healthcare Industry
Strategic Decision Making for Healthcare Professionals
Sustainability and Leadership
Sustainability and the Business Environment
Business Law, Corporate Governance, and Intellectual Property Strategies
Introduction to Health Informatics and Health Information Systems
Managing the Global Enterprise
Cultural Aspects of International Business
Creating Sustainable Competitive Advantage through Global Innovation
Virtual, Vicious Teams: Building and Leading High-Performance Teams
Global Supply Chain Strategy
Logistics and Transportation Management
Operations and Supply Chain Management
Sourcing and Procurement
Sustainability and Supply Chain Management

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

12 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required