Carl H. Lindner College of BusinessCarl H. Lindner College of BusinessUniversity of Cincinnati

Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Business Foundations Graduate Certificate

Knowledge of business can be a competitive advantage for individuals in virtually all professions, including medicine, pharmacy, music, architecture, engineering, and many others. This is true both for current students engaged in their initial job searches, and professionals who find themselves increasingly dealing with business related issues.

This certificate provides a foundation in key business disciplines such as accounting, finance, marketing, and management. The certificate is deliberately designed with maximum flexibility to allow students to tailor the program to their individual interests and career needs.

 

Curriculum

The certificate includes three core courses (6 semester credits) and 2–3 elective courses (6 semester credits).

Course Number

Course Titles

Credit Hours

CORE
ACCT 7000Foundations in Accounting2
FIN 7000Foundations in Finance1
MGMT 7000
Organizations2
MKTG 7000Marketing Foundations1
ELECTIVES (6 credit hours required)
ACCT 7012Accounting for Managerial Decisions
3
BA 7010Corporate Law & Social Responsibility2
BANA 7011Data Analysis2
BANA 7012Decision Modeling3
ECON 7000  
Foundations in Economics
2
ECON 7020
Managerial Economics2
FIN 7014
Financial Management
3
IS 7011Information & Technology Management
2
MGMT 7014
Leadership & Organizations
2
MKTG 7011
Marketing for Managers2
OM 7011Management of Operations
2

The electives listed above represent the typical set from which most students will choose. Students may be able to choose other electives to match specific career goals, with the approval of the Program Director.

To learn more about this certificate, please contact:

Jason Dickman
Director, Graduate Recruiting & MBA Engagement
Email:
Office:
606 Carl H. Lindner Hall
Phone:
513-556-7024
Fax:
513-558-7006