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Gannon University understands that today’s business environment calls upon students to seek every competitive advantage possible for their careers. Sometimes, gaps in experience prevent individuals from reaching their professional goals or, their desire
to move into a new profession requires acquisition of a new skillset.
Whatever the motivation, Gannon’s graduate certificate in Business Essentials can help students develop a deeper understanding of business’ core competencies. Armed with fundamental knowledge in the areas of accounting, finance, strategic management,
and marketing, successful students will be able to articulate how these functions contribute to an effective organization while distinguishing themselves as a business professional.
This graduate certificate is an excellent educational investment that works with the busy schedule of professionals and serves as a stackable credential towards our accredited, online Master of Business Administration degree should students choose to
pursue that option.
Gannon’s online graduate business program centers on honing ethical decision making and problem-solving skills, via content with an applied, practical application, in the functional areas of business. Our dedicated faculty and seasoned practitioners offer
a dynamic and diverse learning experience for students, whereby our graduates are equipped with transferable skills that are easily adapted to different areas of business, government, and industry, both domestically and globally.
The Business Administration program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) an international accreditation body for business schools.
Application materials may be submitted to the Office of Graduate Admissions by:
Required for non-business bachelor’s degree holders only; Offered through Peregrine Academic Services:
Students must complete all four (4) Gannon courses from the following list to complete the Business Essentials graduate certificate:
Credits earned in the Business Essentials graduate certificate program can be applied toward the 30-credit Online Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.
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