Online Graduate Business Certificates

Strengthen Your Business Leadership — Faster.

At Ohio University, we understand that you’re looking for every competitive advantage for your career. But there may be gaps in your knowledge or experience keeping you from reaching your goals. That’s why we’ve designed a suite of seven online business certificates — all of which can be earned in as few as 21 weeks — to distinguish you as a professional.

Whether you’re looking to acquire new skills in your current field or move into a new profession, Ohio University’s Graduate Business Certificates can help you develop a deeper understanding of core competencies within your field. Plus, it’s a great educational investment that works with your busy schedule and can be applied to graduate business degrees should you want to pursue that in the future.

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Earn your certificate in as few as 21 weeks

Explore Our Suite of Online Business Certificates

Our suite of seven certificates can prepare you to update your professional profile, earn modern expertise, and advance your career in your chosen field. Once enrolled you can immediately apply the concepts in your current role.

You can also apply the credits toward a future College of Business master’s degree program like the Online Master of Business Administration or Online Master of Science in Management.

Our online Graduate Business Certificates are:

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Business Analytics Certificate

In this certificate program, you’ll develop a functional ability to summarize, interpret, and communicate insights discovered from data analysis to make informed business decisions.

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Business Venturing & Entrepreneurship Certificate

Whether you’re a mid-career professional or new to the business world, this certificate will enhance your ability to develop an established organization and launch a business or new product line.

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Finance Certificate

OHIO’s certificate in finance is designed to provide students with an enhanced ability to progress in financial and non-financial careers through an improved understanding of finance.

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Human Resources Management Certificate

This certificate can prepare you to become a key contributor in the strategic planning and management of your organization’s human capital. Graduates can enter the HR field, expand their network, or move to a more strategic position in human resources.

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Management and Leadership Certificate

This program will help you apply best practices for strategic leadership and decision-making, create value through competitive analysis, and implement strategies that can impact personal and company success.

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Operations and Supply Chain Management Certificate

Learn to properly address risks and potential disruptions along the path of supply chain distribution by studying the science behind catastrophes, vulnerabilities, and threat assessments.

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Strategic Sales and Sales Leadership Certificate

This certificate provides you with an understanding of contemporary markets, sales force management, strategic account management, leading sales teams, sales analytics, selling methodologies, and account analysis and selection.

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Build Your Expertise With Our Experienced Faculty

OHIO’s dedicated faculty of experienced professionals bring a wealth of knowledge gained in leadership positions throughout the business world.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Current resume
  • Online application with $35 fee
  • No GRE or GMAT required

International students must also submit:

  • TOEFL iBT score of 150 or ELTS of 7.5
  • General academic credentials evaluation (ECE or WES report)

Note: Transfer credits are not accepted for this program