Texas Tech University

Rawls Summer Business Institute

The 2022 Summer Business Institute will run from May 23 - July 25, 2022. The application will be available at the start of the Spring 2022 semester.

A certificate program for non-business majors

Regardless of your profession, understanding basic business principles is essential for success in any career. Can you read a financial statement? Do you know how to write a marketing plan? Are you prepared to manage projects and employees?

Gain a competitive advantage. The Rawls Summer Business Institute is an intensive 12-hour immersion certificate program designed to provide non-business majors an understanding of business principles. Students will take online business courses and participate in online career development workshops and seminars. Coursework and hours taken in the Rawls Summer Business Institute can be used towards the General Business minor.

Learn the fundamentals of:

  • Accounting
  • Business Economics
  • Business Law
  • Business Strategy
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management


Participate in career development activities including:

  • Resume Writing
  • Interview Techniques
  • Business Professionalism Tips

Estimated Program Cost: $4,898*
* cost is based on in-state tuition calculated using Texas Tech tuition estimator for Summer 2020 rates