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A certificate can prepare students to take their education to the next level and allow them to meet specific requirements to pursue a degree program. Students can enhance their skillset and build on their previous education to make them more attractive to higher-education institutions. Programs take from six months to two years on average to complete.  

What is a certificate in management? This credential can help students who wish to further their academic studies in the field of management by building on their current foundation of skills. It can teach students the basics of business and management principles, including the ins and outs of running a business. Some programs have additional optional courses in mathematics, communications and finance. Students may have an opportunity to enhance their cognitive skills and ability to analyze various situations and data.

Students who earn this certificate can develop a deeper understanding of management principles as they prepare to continue their education. They will also have an opportunity to develop their problem-solving skills in a professional setting, communicate effectively with others and gain organizational skills that will be useful in many workplaces.  

The cost of a certificate in management depends on multiple factors. The length of the program and the institution where a student plans to study both play a major part in the total price.

Students who earn this credential can be prepared to pursue further academic study in the field of management. Beyond that, students can find careers in a variety of roles, like human resources managers, marketing account executives, financial advisors and advertising and sales managers. They may qualify to fill middle and senior management roles because of their specific knowledge area.

Whether you choose to earn a certificate in management at a local institution or try an online program, you should be able to find an option that fits your needs. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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14 Results in Management

Results Driven Group

CMI Level 5 Certificate in Management & Leadership CMI Level 5 qualifications in Management and Leadership are designed for practising middle managers and those aspir ... [+]

CMI Level 5 Certificate in Management & Leadership

The Level 5 Certificate in Management and Leadership gives you a broader knowledge of middle management skills while focusing on the specific leadership areas appropriate to you and your workplace.

4 Day Open Course in London 06 Mar 2019 | London | 01 Oct 2019 | London | 4 Day Open Course in Dubai25 Feb 2019 | Dubai | 28 Oct 2019 | Dubai | 4 Day Open Residential Course in the Lake District11 Mar 2019 | Cumbria | 17 Jun 2019 | Cumbria | 11 Nov 2019 | Cumbria | Programme cost in the UK CMI Level 5 Award in Management & Leadership is £1,595 + VAT per delegate CMI Level 5 Certificate in Management & Leadership is £1,895 +... [-]
Results Driven Group

ILM Level 5 Certificate in Leadership & Management The ILM Level 5 Award and Certificate in Leadership and Management are designed for practising or aspiring middle m ... [+]

ILM Level 5 Certificate in Leadership & Management

The ILM Level 5 Award and Certificate in Leadership and Management are designed for practising or aspiring middle managers, helping them to develop their skills and experience, improve performance and prepare for senior management responsibilities.

The Certificate builds on the content of the ILM Level 5 Award in Leadership & Management with enhanced learning support through the use of our online learning system which further develops your underpinning knowledge and skills needed to complete the 3 course assignments, which include the above 2 units and a further unit, 'Understanding the Management Role'.

4 Day Open Course in London06 Mar 2019 | London |... [-]

Coaching for Change

The Certificate level qualification demonstrates a broader knowledge of the professional consultant role. Typically takes between 3 and 12 months to complete. ... [+]

Description

The Certificate level qualification demonstrates a broader knowledge of the professional consultant role. Typically takes between 3 and 12 months to complete. (Two assignments)

Five instructor-led tutorials included within the course fee

Objectives

The aims of this course are to equip you with the core skills required to operate as a management consultant or trusted advisor. You will learn how to:

Operate in a client-centred way Overcome resistance Improve client and stakeholder relationships Establish credibility Lead the client and not be led Facilitate change Identify their team working strengths and needs Manage the client and projects with the use of powerful visual management techniques Manage consultancy interventions with clear governance Develop and present proposals or a business case Adopt structured, problem-solving tools and techniques Elicit solutions from the client with coaching techniques ... [-]
United Kingdom Derby Qatar Doha
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 12 months
Online
Glasgow Clyde College

The Level 3 qualifications in First Line Management have been developed for Junior Managers, Supervisors and First Line Managers who have operational responsibility for a ... [+]

CMI Certificate in First Line Management (Distance Learning)

The Level 3 qualifications in First Line Management have been developed for Junior Managers, Supervisors and First Line Managers who have operational responsibility for a defined area of activity and who wish to build on and develop their existing management skills and knowledge. This can be people at work or not working.

This qualification gives Junior Managers the communication and motivational skills to help improve operational efficiency. A more extensive qualification, our Level 3 Certificate in First Line Management gives you a broader knowledge of effective management skills while focusing on the specific management areas appropriate to you and your workplace.... [-]

United Kingdom Glasgow
August 2019
Full-time
12 weeks
Online
The College of Central London

The Level 4 programme is intended for those aspiring to become facilities managers or those in middle management with little FM experience and who wish to enhance their s ... [+]

Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management Level 4 Award and Certificate Introduction

The College has an extensive track record in this field and provides the course through a team who have a considerable subject, educational and industrial expertise.

The Level 4 programme is intended for those aspiring to become facilities managers or those in middle management with little FM experience and who wish to enhance their specialist and management skills. A degree is not needed to get started in FM. Level 4 makes it easy to start in FM regardless of one’s background. Learners may be working in front of house or in a hotel job and encouraged to train in FM to acquire more skills. There are plenty of opportunities in FM – everything from shopping centres to hospitals and even skyscrapers.... [-]

United Kingdom London
August 2019
Full-time
6 months
Campus
Morgan International

More than ever businesses are looking to facility management as a key driver of growth. The FMP® is the industry’s benchmark for excellence, demonstrating your marketabl ... [+]

More than ever businesses are looking to facility management as a key driver of growth. The FMP® is the industry’s benchmark for excellence, demonstrating your marketable skills in this in-demand role.

What does an FMP® do?

Multi-tasking, multi-skilled and crucial to the success of an organization, the FMP® enjoys a role that is ever-changing in line with the growth of a business.

FM: Strategic to business

Facility Management is crucial to business for its role in:

Improving productivity Staying ahead of the curve Adding value and increasing revenue Impacting sustainability Enhancing your organization’s image Adapting to change Engaging best practices Delivering a competitive advantage Being a game changer Valuable skills ... [-]
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October 2019
Part-time
Online
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education

Nonprofit management in the 21st century is a promising, challenging career that requires professionals skilled in organization, management and relationship-building. Ind ... [+]

Overview

Nonprofit management in the 21st century is a promising, challenging career that requires professionals skilled in organization, management and relationship-building. Individuals working in mission-focused and value-based organizations must have a thorough understanding of internal and external factors affecting fundraising as well as the ability to apply principles of marketing, communications and strategic planning to this specialized profession.

The Nonprofit Management Specialized Studies is designed to help you take a more proactive approach to the organizational needs and activities of both large and small nonprofit organizations. After completion of the program, you will have the knowledge base and skills to contribute to high-functioning nonprofit teams and productive fundraising operations.... [-]

USA USA Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
12 - 21 months
Online
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education

UCI Division of Continuing Education's Contract Management Certificate Program focuses on core competencies recognized by the National Contract Management Association. Co ... [+]

Overview

UCI Division of Continuing Education's Contract Management Certificate Program focuses on core competencies recognized by the National Contract Management Association. Coursework addresses the most up-to-date information available in the procurement and contracting fields – whether commercial, government or international. Students will develop a solid understanding of the contracting process and key elements of procurement and acquisition, including contract formation, negotiation, financial analysis and risk management. Students will also explore new business areas such as global outsourcing, international contracting, doing business with the federal government and building strategic alliances.... [-]

USA USA Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
6 - 18 months
Online
UC Berkeley Extension

Become CEO of a virtual company and build a strategy to manage change in each department. Acquire practical skills in management that can be applied to individual teams a ... [+]

Overview

Become CEO of a virtual company and build a strategy to manage change in each department. Acquire practical skills in management that can be applied to individual teams and the entire corporation. Take courses during the day or evening.

Prerequisites

You must have completed the Business Administration Immersive or be in the process of completing a recognized certificate or degree in Business Administration.

Outcomes Manage change in organizations. Build and develop high-performing teams. Manage a company from the perspective of C-level managers and directors. Core Courses

Organization Development and Change | BUS ADM X491.2

Business Negotiating | BUS ADM X451.3... [-]

USA Berkeley
September 2019
Full-time
1 semester
Campus
Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs

The Johns Hopkins Certificate in Nonprofit Management is a fully online, accredited graduate program designed to sharpen your analytical and management skills, whether yo ... [+]

The Johns Hopkins Certificate in Nonprofit Management is a fully online, accredited graduate program designed to sharpen your analytical and management skills, whether you are assuming a leadership role in a nonprofit, aspiring to one, or hoping to gain a greater understanding of an important and vibrant sector with which you interact frequently. All the courses feature a global perspective for relevance in today’s world of interconnected economies and communication.

The nonprofit environment has grown increasingly complex as organizations are called upon to serve larger sections of society both in America and abroad. The Certificate in Nonprofit Management gives professionals in the field an advantage over their peers, particularly those seeking to help position their organizations to make a greater impact in the global community.... [-]

USA Washington
September 2019
Part-time
1 - 5 years
Online
California Southern University

The CalSouthern School of Business management certificate is comprised of six graduate-level courses designed to provide a solid foundation for anyone aspiring to a leade ... [+]

You are not required to submit a TOEFL exam result in order to apply and be admitted into the University.

Overview

The CalSouthern Certificate in Management: An Excellent Foundation for Post-Graduate Business Study

The CalSouthern School of Business management certificate is comprised of six graduate-level courses designed to provide a solid foundation for anyone aspiring to a leadership position in a business organization of any size, across business sectors. Upon completion of the program, you’ll not only gain a greater understanding of the six specific subject areas, but you’ll also develop an understanding of how the various business operations are integrated.

It’s this 360-degree perspective that’s required of any skilled business leader looking to successfully implement strategies across the various facets of a business organization.... [-]

USA Costa Mesa
Open Enrollment
Full-time
1 year
Online
Emerson College

Advance your career with our online Digital Content Management graduate certificate. You’ll learn what it takes to successfully create, analyze, and manage content for co ... [+]

About the Program

Advance your career with our online Digital Content Management graduate certificate. You’ll learn what it takes to successfully create, analyze, and manage content for companies of any scale, from small startups to established corporations. Our 16-credit certificate program is designed to help professionals looking to learn new skills to stay competitive in content creation and strategy in today’s market.

Your newly acquired understanding of effective content creation and management will help you boost the discoverability of your content across platforms. By learning how to measure content’s impact in different types of organizations, you will be able to develop and modify your stories so that they resonate with the specific audiences you serve.... [-]

USA Boston
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Pacific Training Group

Learn how to provide essential leadership, guidance and support to others. Graduates of this course will be ready to take responsibility for their own performance as well ... [+]

Super-charged courses for super-charged careers

Pacific Training Group offers an exclusive suite of leadership and management courses designed for the most ambitious of students. You’ll be trained and mentored by some of Australia’s best business minds and benefit from the very latest in teaching methodology and technology. Studying alongside students from an amazing mix of countries, this is a once-in-a-lifetime learning experience.

BSB42015 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

Learn how to provide essential leadership, guidance and support to others. Graduates of this course will be ready to take responsibility for their own performance as well as organise and monitor the output of a team.... [-]

Australia Sydney Surfers Paradise
September 2019
Full-time
9 months
Online & Campus Combined
Open Colleges

A nationally recognised qualification, the BSB42015 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management will train you to monitor health and safety, implement an operational plan ... [+]

Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

The BSB42015 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management is ideal if you are new to a supervisory or management role and need to build your leadership skills.

Course Description

A nationally recognised qualification, the BSB42015 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management will train you to monitor health and safety, implement an operational plan, manage projects, promote team effectiveness and show leadership in the workplace.

Potential career outcomes

Coordinator Frontline Sales Manager Line Manager Production Manager Sales Team Manager Supervisor Team Leader

Disclaimer

The Course Material provided by Open Colleges Pty Ltd is based on the legislative framework provided and maintained by the Australian Government. Any reference to legislation, Australian Standards, Codes of Practice and guidelines for the industry will be based on the use of the appropriate Australian legislative framework.... [-]

Australia Australia Online
January 2020
Full-time
18 months
Online