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Business courses can add to and complement your professional and educational experience, whether you have been in the business field for a long time, or are seeking to make a career change. There are many educational institutions around the world that offer high-quality business education from professional faculty. Many institutions also offer certificates to demonstrate your continuing education and qualifications.

Through business courses, students will learn the foundational business skills in such areas as finance, accounting, sales, strategic planning, real estate, entrepreneurship, marketing, and management. Business courses in such topics can open career doors to administration, small business development, and project management. Business courses can also give you a competitive advantage in the job market as well as access to a more competitive salary.

If you want to advance your career, then start by looking through the options for business courses below and you may find the next step to reaching your professional goals!

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Professional Business Courses: PRINCE2® Practioner

STC Higher Education
Campus Full time 1 week March 2019 Malta Pembroke

The PRINCE2® Practitioner Certificate course is a comprehensive 5-day program that provides participants with an extended theoretical and practical knowledge of PRINCE2, the best non-proprietary practice model that ensures a project delivery is on time, on budget and of high quality. [+]

Professional Business Courses PRINCE2® Practioner About

The PRINCE2® Practitioner Certificate course is a comprehensive 5-day program that provides participants with an extended theoretical and practical knowledge of PRINCE2, the best non-proprietary practice model that ensures a project delivery is on time, on budget and of high quality. This course educates participants in all aspects of the PRINCE2 methodology, including its practical application. It covers the eight core components and Processes of PRINCE2 at a very detailed level, including all sub-processes and techniques. Exercises are based on real life case studies to ensure that participants learn the practical application of PRINCE2 theory.... [-]


Level 3 Access to Higher Education – Business Fast-Track

Coventry College
Campus 6 months August 2019 United Kingdom Coventry

The Fast-Track Access to Higher Education course prepares you to study at university and is widely recognized by most UK universities. It is designed for those who have left school and want to gain a qualification high enough to gain entry to undergraduate university study in the UK. The Fast-Track course runs from January to June and will be completed in just 6 months. [+]

Overview

The Fast-Track Access to Higher Education course prepares you to study at university and is widely recognized by most UK universities. It is designed for those who have left school and want to gain a qualification high enough to gain entry to undergraduate university study in the UK. The Fast-Track course runs from January to June and will be completed in just 6 months.

Hours of Study

The hours of study consist of 15 mandatory class contact hours plus 3 hours of study skills and English support per week. You will also need to commit to self-study outside of class times.

You will study a range of modules that will make up 45 credits. Units may include:

Human Resource Management Operations Management Marketing Planning a Successful Business Demand and Supply Macro-Economics and the Business Environment Market Structures Accounts ... [-]

Grand Ecole Program

EDC Ecole des Dirigeants & Créateurs d’Enterprise
Campus Full time 3 - 5 years September 2019 France Paris

Master the necessary management tools and to successfully make the transition between high-school and higher education: autonomy, accountability, general culture, and methodology. Gain the needed foundations to grasp the theoretical and practical fundamentals of the corporate world. Have a hands-on experience in the corporate world with a first-job experience during an internship. Enroll in the ‘Entrepreneurial-student’ track (from the 1st to the 5th year) for those who wish to create or take over an existing firm and be able to pursue successfully both their studies and their entrepreneurial venture. [+]

Bachelor Cycle Bachelor Cycle –Year 1 Master the necessary management tools and to successfully make the transition between high-school and higher education: autonomy, accountability, general culture, and methodology. Gain the needed foundations to grasp the theoretical and practical fundamentals of the corporate world. Have a hands-on experience in the corporate world with a first-job experience during an internship. Enroll in the ‘Entrepreneurial-student’ track (from the 1st to the 5th year) for those who wish to create or take over an existing firm and be able to pursue successfully both their studies and their entrepreneurial venture.

The project is submitted to the approval of a panel composed of entrepreneurs and representatives of the support teams.... [-]


Winter Business School

EU Business School
Campus Full time 2 weeks January 2019 Germany Munich

The EU Business Winter School is designed for current university students and recent university graduates of any academic backgrounds aged 18+ who are interested in business and considering applying to a business grad school or starting up their own company. [+]

The EU Business Winter School is designed for current university students and recent university graduates of any academic backgrounds aged 18+ who are interested in business and considering applying to a business grad school or starting up their own company.

The academic content has been adapted from EU’s MBA offerings to allow students to prepare for their professional future. All courses are taught in English by high-quality professors and business leaders, the same that teach in EU’s top-ranked MBA programs. By joining the program, students will update and upgrade their business knowledge while developing the soft skills necessary for a career boost. Last, but not least, students will have the opportunity to meet and bond with young and entrepreneurial people from all over the world while enjoying their winter break in Germany’s business capital.... [-]


Entrepreneurship, Innovation and business in Israel – spring semester program

Tel Aviv University
Campus Full time 1 semester February 2019 Israel Tel Aviv-Yafo

Are you ready for a global career? Come to TAU International and join our Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Program to further open the gateway to YOUR global career. We offer the perfect setting both in the classroom and the right connections for settings outside of the classroom. [+]

About

Are you ready for a global career? Come to TAU International and join our Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Business Program to further open the gateway to YOUR global career. We offer the perfect setting both in the classroom and the right connections for settings outside of the classroom. This program will provide you with real-world experience, entrepreneurial know-how, and professional guidance that will help you succeed. By choosing to come study in the middle of the middle east, in a country that is known as the Start-Up Nation, and by living in Tel Aviv, Israel’s financial and technological capital, you will be immersed in a world of innovative executives and trailblazing companies.... [-]


Professional - Professional Certificates - Chicago

Stafford House International
Campus Full time October 2019 USA Chicago San Diego San Francisco + 1 more

Learn business concepts and apply your advanced English skills to team projects and business case studies. This English program is for students who want to explore and develop their careers. [+]

Learn business concepts and apply your advanced English skills to team projects and business case studies. This English program is for students who want to explore and develop their careers. Talk with professionals from successful companies Learn from visits to U.S. companies Work on team projects and complete business case studies Project Management

Minimum Level

Upper Intermediate

Start dates

Jan 4, Apr 4, Jul 5, Oct 3

Quick Facts

Managing schedules, budgets and risks How to build a business case How to analyze new projects How to track and communicate progress Marketing & Advertising

Minimum Level

Upper Intermediate

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Weekly Q & A Session

Avans University of Applied Sciences - Undergraduate programs
Campus Full time 2 days March 2019 Netherlands Breda

The international study programmes of Avans University of Applied Sciences prepare you for excellent career opportunities in a range of professional areas. We are pleased to offer you the unique opportunity to get a taster of our courses, explore our campus and meet lecturers and current students before applying. [+]

Online Q&A sessions

Q&A sessions for prospective international students are hosted by the International Office. During these live chats, staff will answer all your questions regarding study programmes, admission requirements, application procedures and practical matters such as visa, insurance, housing and residence permits. You can join us by adding Avans International as a Skype contact.

Online Q&A session dates February and March 2018: every Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CET. Friday 30 March, Avans will be closed due a national holiday. April till July 2018: every Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CET. [-]

AI and Machine Learning for Business - an online course

Southampton Data Science Academy
Online Full time Part time 60 weeks October 2019 United Kingdom Cambridge + 1 more

The course is organized according to a framework of core AI capabilities. It follows a problem-based learning approach, where each AI capability is discussed in the context of business case study. It covers a mix of learning materials, including short video tutorials, guided walkthroughs, presentations, online exercises and further reading and has been designed to enable professionals in the public and private sectors to gain the knowledge and skills that allow them to understand how to use AI in their organization. [+]

About this course

One way or another, AI will determine the future of technology. While it has vocal supporters and opponents, there is no doubt that its impact will be transformational. While the field is changing rapidly, there is a lot to learn, but also many ways to shape it and contribute. This course teaches you what you need to know to be part of this journey.

Course overview

AI has delivered some of the most amazing technological advances of the last decade, outperforming human abilities in domains as diverse as image recognition, natural language understanding, pattern detection, prediction and autonomous devices. It has shown that it can transform entire industries over the course of a few years, and change the way we think about our lives, jobs, businesses, government, and society.... [-]


Business Improvement Techniques (Yellow Belt)

Coaching for Change
Campus 2 days August 2019 Qatar Doha

This is a 2-day course endorsed with the Institute of Leadership and Management, designed to give individuals an insight into lean six sigma and an understanding of their role as a "yellow belt" in a team supporting a "Green Belt" project lead. [+]

Course description

This is a 2-day course endorsed with the Institute of Leadership and Management, designed to give individuals an insight into lean six sigma and an understanding of their role as a "yellow belt" in a team supporting a "Green Belt" project lead.

At the end of the training individuals will understand how they can support improvement projects and will have a choice to use a "different thinking way".

Your company would see a return from the training via improved team working towards successful project delivery. The course has exposed "hidden" leaders that have gone on to become strategic change agents within the business that invested in them.

Understand how Lean and Six Sigma fit together Understand the 7 wastes and the impact on performance by focusing on them. How improvements should be focused on delivering value aligned to the needs of the Customer and Business How to drive waste and variability out of the system An understanding of the fundamentals of variation and how it affects process performance Know how the DMAIC methodology is used to improve processes. Understand the yellow belt role in a lean six sigma project team and the other typical roles in a lean six sigma deployment strategy. How to use the common, basic improvement tools ... [-]

CORe

Harvard Business School
Online Part time 10 - 17 weeks January 2019 USA Cambridge

The Credential of Readiness (CORe) is our primer on the fundamentals of business thinking—a three-course online program designed to prepare you to participate fully in the business world. CORe was developed by HBS faculty members to instill a deep understanding of essential business concepts and problem-solving skills. Mastering the three CORe courses—Business Analytics, Economics for Managers, and Financial Accounting—will give you fluency in the language of business. [+]

Gain the skills and confidence needed for your next chapter with CORe

The Credential of Readiness (CORe) is our primer on the fundamentals of business thinking—a three-course online program designed to prepare you to participate fully in the business world. CORe was developed by HBS faculty members to instill a deep understanding of essential business concepts and problem-solving skills. Mastering the three CORe courses—Business Analytics, Economics for Managers, and Financial Accounting—will give you fluency in the language of business.

This is the program that Harvard Business School offers to incoming students to prepare for the MBA classroom, and it will equip you to contribute to business discussions and decision making, whether you’re looking to advance your current career, considering graduate school, or exploring new career paths.... [-]


Study Abroad in France Semester Program

CEFAM French-American Business School
Campus Full time 1 semester January 2019 France Lyon

The CEFAM Study Abroad program provides students with an opportunity to live in France for a year, a semester, or a month while pursuing their college education. At CEFAM, all courses are taught in English by professors with advanced educational degrees and considerable experience in their particular professional area. CEFAM students benefit from a close working environment and high professor-student contact ratio to ensure optimal conditions for a business education in an international setting. [+]

The Program

The CEFAM Study Abroad program provides students with an opportunity to live in France for a year, a semester, or a month while pursuing their college education.

At CEFAM, all courses are taught in English by professors with advanced educational degrees and considerable experience in their particular professional area. CEFAM students benefit from a close working environment and high professor-student contact ratio to ensure optimal conditions for a business education in an international setting.

Upon students’ arrival in Lyon, CEFAM organizes an orientation session which covers various topics including CEFAM’s academic rules, health insurance, accommodation, the semester’s calendar and cultural adjustment. The orientation session is followed by a welcome dinner with CEFAM staff members and students.... [-]


Course in Turkish Language, Culture and Business Etiquette

Pendragon Educational Publishers
Online Open Enrollment United Kingdom Torquay

Access a new language, culture, and market! For professionals, students and all those wishing to engage with this fascinating language and culture. [+]

Stay ahead of the curve. Learn a language of critical importance.

Our online Turkish course is designed for complete beginners. It is ideal for self-study. It can also be integrated into existing language learning programmes (blended learning environments) with online or classroom tutors.

The course is completely self-contained. No other software or resources are needed.

Anyone intending to enter the business world will find a solid foundation for future contacts in Turkey.

Schools, vocational colleges and universities wanting to prepare their students for a career in business will equally benefit from the course.

Join our two main characters, Frank and Sarah, as they travel to Istanbul to meet new contacts. Then join them in Bursa as they look for business opportunities and start negotiations.... [-]


Semester Internship And Study Programs

Go For it Brussels
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2019 Belgium Brussels

25 hours per week working in your chosen career field in Brussels Belgium. A star on your resume that will earn you points for graduate school, make you stand out in your future job applications, give you that sophisticated edge you have been craving in your networking. At the same time, take classes and earn credit towards your degree. Four months that will change your world view and improve your prospects whatever you choose to do. [+]

Study Abroad - Intern - Have Fun - Explore the World and Discover Yourself

Do you secretly suspect you are meant for greater things but can't quite figure out your next step? Are you born to fly, but also really want to have your feet on the ground?

Fear not. Excitement and planning are both possible – at the same time. Adventure can be combined with safety – and it should!

Join us to discover how you can shine and grow.

An internship you won't want to go home from

25 hours per week working in your chosen career field in Brussels Belgium. A star on your resume that will earn you points for graduate school, make you stand out in your future job applications, give you that sophisticated edge you have been craving in your networking.... [-]


Intensive Course on the Competitive Effects of Mergers

Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
Campus Part time 3 days November 2019 Spain Barcelona

The Barcelona GSE Intensive Course on the Competitive Effects of Mergers will provide participants (whether lawyers or economists, working for firms or in agencies) with a thorough understanding of the crucial role of competition enforcement in merger control, by looking at established and new economic theories on mergers, the relevant empirical methods, as well as providing insightful discussions on recent high-profile merger cases in Europe and the US. [+]

About

In a moment in which all over the world there are concerns of growing industrial concentration and increasing market power by firms, some are calling for antitrust authorities to be stricter when they vet mergers, while others defend the current standards. The ensuing discussion touches upon issues which are often very technical and may not be easy to understand.

The Barcelona GSE Intensive Course on the Competitive Effects of Mergers will provide participants (whether lawyers or economists, working for firms or in agencies) with a thorough understanding of the crucial role of competition enforcement in merger control, by looking at established and new economic theories on mergers, the relevant empirical methods, as well as providing insightful discussions on recent high-profile merger cases in Europe and the US.... [-]


Barcelona - Liberal Arts & Business

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2019 Spain Barcelona

There are a wide variety of IES Abroad courses available, primarily taught in English by our world-class faculty. You are grouped into language proficiency-based levels to focus your course enrollment options. This also provides a sense of community with your fellow students and challenges you to maximize your learning. [+]

Overview

Feast your eyes on the many sights of Barcelona! Admire the stunning Modernist architecture of Antoni Gaudí’s Sagrada Familia church, stroll through the whimsical Park Güell, shop the markets and street vendors of Las Ramblas, visit the beautiful beaches—should we continue? You can experience it all here.

There are a wide variety of IES Abroad courses available, primarily taught in English by our world-class faculty. You are grouped into language proficiency-based levels to focus your course enrollment options. This also provides a sense of community with your fellow students and challenges you to maximize your learning.

In addition to your Spanish language course, you choose from a variety of English- and Spanish-taught IES Abroad area studies courses, as well as Spanish- and English-taught local university courses to round out your semester. All IES Abroad courses include course-related activities that help you connect coursework with your surroundings. You can also add international work experience to your résumé while earning credit by participating in an internship placement and accompanying academic seminar. Barcelona will be your classroom.... [-]