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Graduate Minor & Certificates

Graduate Business Minor

Designed for graduate students who want to learn business essentials but are not pursuing a master's degree in business, our 9-hour business minor provides broad exposure to marketing, accounting, finance, management and economics. Students must be in good academic standing when applying.


In addition to BA5301, Business Essentials, choose two of the following courses:  
Financial and Managerial Accounting
Information Technology and Operations Management
Financial Management Concepts
Managing Organizational Behavior and Organizational Design
Marketing Concepts and Strategies
Legal, Regulatory, and Ethical Environment of Business
Economic Analysis for Business

Graduate Certificates

Our certificate programs will help you demonstrate mastery of your field or provide knowledge in a new area of interest. To pursue and earn a graduate certificate, you must hold a bachelor's degree and complete all courses with a minimum GPA of 3.0.

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Business Analytics

The 15-hour Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics is designed to train professional analysts to help organizations with the collection, filtering, storage, and analysis of very large amounts of data to support decision making.

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Essentials of Business

The 15-hour graduate certificate in Essentials of Business provides tools for a wide variety of business areas, including accounting, finance, information systems and quantitative sciences, management, and marketing.