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Online Business Certificate: Foundations of Business

Expand your professional toolkit with a foundation in current business theory and practices essential to success in today's evolving business marketplace with the Foundations of Business certificate program offered by the University of Kansas School of Business. With instruction that focuses on accounting, marketing, human resources management and finance, the online Foundations of Business certificate program helps you improve your business acumen, build a framework for successful decision-making and understand current trends.

Earn your business certificate from a program that is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) at a university that is ranked #53 among the Top Public Schools. 1

Program Benefits

Education is one of the most powerful investments you can make for your professional career. A Foundations of Business certificate from the KU School of Business provides the following benefits:

  • Course credits that are fully transferable toward the KU School of Business online MBA in the future

  • Instruction from the same renowned professors as our on-campus and online MBA programs

  • Graduate-level courses in the same key business disciplines as students enrolled in the KU School of Business online MBA

  • As little as 1 year to certificate completion

  • No GMAT or GRE required

Whether you're thinking of pursuing an MBA in the future or you simply want to match your current business passion with increased knowledge, the Foundations of Business certificate can help get you where you want to go. Disclosure information about the U.S. Department of Education Gainful Employment Program can be seen here.

What Can the Foundations of Business Certificate Do for You?

Graduates from the Foundations of Business certificate program can enjoy a variety of professional benefits. Some advantages you might look forward to upon graduation include:

  • A way to differentiate yourself from competing job applicants and current working professionals

  • A new network of business-minded peers, in the form of classmates and professors

  • Real-world business knowledge that can immediately be applied to current or future positions

  • Increased efficiency and productivity at work

  • Leadership skills and a potential pay increase

Earning the Foundations of Business certificate from the KU School of Business can give you the confidence and knowledge you need to pursue new job opportunities, take on new responsibilities at work and reach for the business career you dream of.

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27
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August 27

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  1. Retrieved on January 9, 2018, from usnews.com/best-colleges/ku-1948/overall-rankings
  2. Retrieved on January 2, 2018, from time.com/money/4328180/most-valuable-career-skills/