Business Foundations


The Business Foundations Graduate Certificate offers individuals who hold a bachelor's degree in a non-business area of study the opportunity to develop skills that enable them to operate more effectively in contemporary business organizations. The certificate is geared toward a student who wishes to:

  • gain fundamental business skills and knowledge to satisfy their current and/or future job goals or
  • gain fundamental business skills and knowledge to support knowledge gained in other programs or
  • pursue business related graduate degrees requiring fundamental business knowledge.


Students must complete five of the MBA foundation classes for the certificate:

ACCT 6241
Financial and Managerial Accounting

OMGT 6123
Quantitative Methods

MKTG 6162
Marketing Management

MGMT 6102
Comparative Management

FINA 6144
Financial Management


Admission Requirements

Waiver Form, TOEFL Score

Application Process
Online link, Deadlines

Course Descriptions
University Catalog & Detailed Course
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