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Universities and colleges set their own admission requirements for higher education courses, so they vary broadly. Depending on the course, graduate student may be able to get into higher education with a range of qualifications. If you're applying to do a Foundation Degree course, you may find that work experience is taken into consideration alongside any qualifications you have. Some higher education institutes and colleges offer Foundation Years as preparation for a certain degree courses. They usually don't result in separate criteria as they simply qualify you to enter the degree program itself. Foundation Years aren't within reach for all degree courses, however.

If you are a strong leader and good at communicating, a master’s program in management could be for you. A master’s in management program will teach you effective management techniques, how to deal with employee issues, and how to make your employees work efficiently.

Spanning 23 countries, North America is continent filled with educational opportunity. Students have the opportunity to learn multiple languages and develop an understanding of vastly different cultures.

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Professional - Professional Certificates - Chicago

Stafford House International
Campus Full time July 2017 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. [+]

Course Studies in Management in North America 2017. 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 Start dates Feb 29, May 31, Aug 29, Nov 28 Quick Facts Team Project: Create and present a marketing plan Product development, lifecycle and planning How to develop sales, promotion and advertising strategies Business Management Minimum Level Upper Intermediate Start dates Feb 1, May 2, Aug 1, Oct 31 Quick Facts The role of management and leadership within an organization How to develop your own leadership skills How to develop professional relationships [-]

Business Program

London Language Institute
Campus Part time 11 weeks September 2017 Canada Toronto

The Business Program is designed to prepare international students for a University/College business course. [+]

The Business Program is designed to prepare international students for a University/College business course. This program is interactive in nature allowing students to learn the underlying theories of business and apply these principals and knowledge in practical business scenarios. The program introduces actual case studies of existing companies and analyzes their pros and cons. The program focuses on the following: Financial Statements Financial Management Business Scenarios Managing People Marketing Operations Management Class Schedule Monday | Wednesday | Friday : 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Specialized 1-4 week business courses are available in various topic areas throughout the year. Please contact our office with groups of 7 or more student to set up these specialized Certificate Programs. [-]

GMAT Admissions Test Preparation

Manhattan Prep: GMAT, GRE, LSAT Test Prep
Campus or Online Part time September 2017 USA East Village

Experience a better way to prep for the GMAT. At Manhattan Prep, we believe test prep should be real education that prepares you not just for the test, but also for the challenges you’ll face as you earn your MBA and advance your career. [+]

Course Studies in Management in North America 2017. Pick your best GMAT prep No matter how you like to learn or how much time you have before test day, we have plenty of prep options to get you ready. Prep your way - Available study options GMAT Boot Camp 35 hours of instruction in 2 weeks Available in-person or online Comprehensive study in an accelerated timeline Live GMAT Course – online or in person 27 hours of live instruction Online or in-person classes Ideal for 2+ months before test Interact™ GMAT Course 35+ interactive video lessons on demand Includes all of our books and online resources Ideal for comprehensive self-paced study Private Tutoring 1-on-1 personalized instruction Available in-person and online Ideal for study tailored to your skill level Watch a GMAT study session now [-]

Operations Management

Fanshawe College
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Canada London

This one-year Ontario College Graduate Certificate (completed in two semesters) is designed for university and college graduates seeking a career in the operations management sector. Graduates are involved in decision making related to planning, operating, and control within a business or organization. [+]

This one-year Ontario College Graduate Certificate (completed in two semesters) is designed for university and college graduates seeking a career in the operations management sector. Graduates are involved in decision making related to planning, operating, and control within a business or organization. The curriculum will focus on applied knowledge in the field of business operations within a global economy, encompassing the planning and management of all operations (e.g., supply chain elements, purchasing, production and operations planning and control, transportation and distribution, project planning, quality assurance) involved in businesses of varying size and complexity. Learning activities support the development of supervisory and teamwork skills. Graduates are familiar with the use of information and manufacturing technology. Candidates who are considering this program should be aware that they will need to enjoy working with people, and solving problems. To be successful in this field they will need to acquire human relations and interpersonal skills, and learn to work under pressure when responding to diverse business situations. Graduates who meet these learning outcomes will have the skills and flexibility to apply their knowledge in a variety of leadership and supervisory positions in the service sector, in manufacturing, or in government. They may be employed in supply chain management, production analysis, project management, materials planning, inventory management, purchasing, value analysis, and quality assurance. In order to maintain competence and function effectively within the materials and operations management field, the graduate must be committed to continued professional development. Many professional organizations associated with this area of... [-]

Advanced Management Program

Duke University, The Fuqua School of Business
Campus Part time 4 weeks September 2017 USA Durham

Duke's Advanced Management Program (AMP) provides senior executives with frameworks for creating and overseeing the execution of new strategies and initiatives. [+]

Program Description

Duke's Advanced Management Program (AMP) provides senior executives with frameworks for creating and overseeing the execution of new strategies and initiatives.  The program focuses on new tools and approaches to business challenges, helping executives move their businesses to the next level.  They will return to work with a better understanding of business possibilities, a creative set of options for making improvements, and a personal action plan.

Our unique split-schedule format ensures that executives are away from work and family for only two weeks at a time.  The program is conducted in two, two-week sessions, with approximately one month between sessions.... [-]


Executive Development Program: The Transition to General Management

Columbia Business School
Campus Part time 13 days April 2017 USA New York Japan Tokyo United Arab Emirates Dubai Switzerland St.Gallen + 6 more

The Executive Development Program shortens the learning curve for new general managers by developing the skills needed to achieve excellence as a cross-functional executive. [+]

The Executive Development Program shortens the learning curve for new general managers by developing the skills needed to achieve excellence as a cross-functional executive.

 

During this program you will discuss the job of the General Manager, how GMs get work done, the different functions of business that report to the GM and business strategy. Most importantly, you will practice the skills of a GM- such as questioning, listening, integrating, and communicating. You will have the opportunity to experiment with new approaches and to discuss your own professional challenges with your colleagues and faculty facilitators.

 

Our program demonstrates how to maximize people and resources, develop a broader understanding of integration across functions, and make accurate projections to enhance your organization's effectiveness and profitability.... [-]


EDGE Program in Business and Leadership

UCLA Anderson Executive Education
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2017 USA Los Angeles

UCLA Anderson EDGE is a 3-week summer program for rising juniors, seniors and recent college graduates focused on Business, Leadership & Communication. [+]

Course Studies in Management in North America 2017. Get an EDGE on your career, with the business and leadership skills you need to start building your future success today. UCLA Anderson's EDGE is a three-week program for rising juniors, seniors, and recent college graduates who want the tools to make an immediate impact in their chosen careers. Program Benefits Succeed Today. Lead Tomorrow. EDGE helps students understand how to transform ideas into opportunities, excel in traditional business settings, and gain the management vocabulary they need to succeed today and lead tomorrow. World Class Faculty EDGE scholars have the opportunity to study with our world class faculty – the same professors who teach our MBA students. Location! Location! Location! There is no more exciting place to learn the fundamentals of business and leadership than Los Angeles – a vital hub of world trade, home of the entertainment and media industry and incubator for a new wave of innovative startups. ... [-]

Finance for Executives

University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Campus Part time 5 days September 2017 USA Chicago New York Philadelphia United Kingdom London Spain Madrid Singapore + 8 more

Even highly innovative and creative managers with excellent people skills must report their results using financial terms and concepts. This program presents the main elements of modern finance from the manager’s viewpoint. [+]

Even highly innovative and creative managers with excellent people skills must report their results using financial terms and concepts. This program presents the main elements of modern finance from the manager’s viewpoint.

 

The purpose of this seminar is to help general managers, senior functional managers, and other nonfinancial managers make decisions that will measurably improve their personal effectiveness and the profitability of their organizations. The program provides sufficient familiarity with financial information to enable managers to interpret and comfortably use financial data in their daily decisions.

 

Also, it will equip participants to communicate more effectively with financial specialists, including treasurers and controllers. It concentrates on the uses of financial information rather than on its preparation. Participants will develop skills to understand financial decisions that affect their companies’ business and operational objectives. They also will learn how to analyze decisions involving capital structure, financing, dividends, valuations, acquisitions, and restructuring.... [-]


Executive Management Program

Florida State University, The College of Business
Campus Part time 5 days September 2017 USA Tallahassee

The purpose of the Executive Management Program is to enhance the strategic management skills and knowledge of high-achieving managers and executives. [+]

Executive Management Program Overview

The Executive Management Program offered by Florida State University is a challenging journey that is shared by promising executives. Program participants from both the business and government sectors come together to explore the challenges and opportunities of today and tomorrow. Personal growth, dynamic classroom sessions focused on today's business, economic and social climate, group learning-team discussions, and practical problem solving will take place during the intensive program. A diverse staff of outstanding faculty with relationships in industry will guide you through the classes. The program takes a special approach to learning by focusing on developing conceptual and problem solving skills needed for success as an executive. ... [-]

Project Management

Fleming College
Campus Full time 2 semesters September 2017 Canada Peterborough Lindsay Haliburton Cobourg + 3 more

This post-graduate program provides you with the skills and knowledge to efficiently manage all aspects of a project to achieve organizational goals in a competitive global environment. [+]

This post-graduate program provides you with the skills and knowledge to efficiently manage all aspects of a project to achieve organizational goals in a competitive global environment. It also prepares you to write the Project Management Institute's Certified Associate in Project Manager (CAPM®) or Project Management Professional (PMP®) exam. Through classroom sessions and applied project experience with external project sponsors, you will learn and practice how to initiate, plan, execute and close projects incorporating scheduling tools, budgeting principles, human resource management, risk management and quality management. Throughout the program you will hone your communication and team leadership skills to provide you with a competitive edge as a leader of high performance teams. Program Highlights This program is designed for college and university students to enhance their education and acquire the skills to meet the growing demand for project managers in the global economy. Efficient project management has become a key element in the success of today’s organizations. Professionals in this field help to drive innovation and growth within the organization and facilitate the successful completion of projects. The increasing complexity of today’s business environment requires a focus on business basics and well - developed project management skills. There is a globally accepted skill base required for effective project management. The content of this program aligns with the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) as defined by the Project Management Institute (PMI®), a worldwide industry organization association that maintains standards and credentials and certifies project management professionals in 185 countries.... [-]

Education Leadership Academy

High Tech High Graduate School Of Education
Online & Campus Combined Part time 1 year October 2017 USA San Diego

The HTH GSE Education Leadership Academy focuses on developing educational teams as change agents. This one-year hybrid program blends face-to-face residencies at High Tech High in San Diego, partnerships with HTH critical friends, and online learning. [+]

Course Studies in Management in North America 2017. The HTH GSE Education Leadership Academy focuses on developing educational teams as change agents. This one-year hybrid program blends face-to-face residencies at High Tech High in San Diego, partnerships with HTH critical friends, and on-line learning. Participants design their own personal learning plan and execute a collaborative Leadership Project that addresses an authentic need or issue at their home schools.  Throughout the program participants engage with theory and implement put it to practice exercises centering on deeper learning, equity and change leadership. These themes serve to help each participant grow as a facilitator, a change agent and a school transformer. Additionally, participants receive extensive feedback from other program participants and become a member of committed cohort of educators who serve to support one another after the program is completed. The Academy also invites leading educational experts to guide participants in their thinking. During the 2016-2017 school year, guest faculty include: Chris Emdin of Columbia University; Stephanie Rogen, Coach and Strategic Education Advisor to Most Likely to Succeed Documentary, Larry Rosenstock, Chief Executive Officer at HTH, Laura McBain, Education Leadership Academy Director and HTH Critical Friends. Key program details include: Face to Face: Participants attend customized residencies: During these residencies participants, attend workshops led by key faculty, visit classrooms, meet with their teams, and engage in project planning/tuning activities with their team members. Onsite: After the first onsite visit, a HTH critical friend will visit the school team’s site to engage in professional... [-]

Developing Professional and Personal Effectiveness

Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University
Campus Part time 1 day September 2017 USA Dallas

Developing Professional and Personal Effectiveness is designed to help busy managers improve both professional and personal effectiveness in order to lead with greater vision and skills. [+]

How can you manage yourself and your team in this dislocated environment to achieve and sustain a high performance culture? How can you stay motivated and motivating under increasing amounts of pressure and change? This program has been developed specifically to meet these demands. Courses such as Accelerated Learning and Risk Taking, Creative Thinking, Crisis Communication/Media PR, Effective Business Writing: From Email to Proposals, Confronting Conflict, and more can be taken as half day classes or combined in five class segments to fulfill a Certificate in Professional and Personal Effectiveness.Increase your professional and personal value through flexible one–half day classes that strengthen your leadership skills. Combine bundles of classes to earn bronze, silver, gold, and platinum certificates.OverviewDeveloping Professional and Personal Effectiveness is designed to help busy managers improve both professional and personal effectiveness in order to lead with greater vision and skills. Half-day classes are focused on practical tools and are designed to result in prompt and meaningful outcomes and are the same as those offered to SMU Cox MBA students through the Cox Business Leadership Center. Earn a bronze, silver, gold or platinum certificate from the only nationally-ranked business school in the metroplex and learn how to better manage yourself, your team and your projects.Who should attend?- Mid-level to senior-level who want to become more effective by strengthening their professional and personal skills - Entrepreneurs - Anyone working to fulfill a personal development planDates: Starts May, 2006 - check back for specific program dates... [-]


IT Project Management

Marymount University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Arlington

This certificate prepares students for the IT project management field in business and government, which is expanding both locally and globally. [+]

IT Project Management

 

This certificate prepares students for the IT project management field in business and government, which is expanding both locally and globally. Individuals with project management qualifications are increasingly sought by government agencies, government contractors, and other industries.

Admission Requirements: In addition to Universitywide requirements for graduate certificate admission, the applicant should hold a bachelor’s degree and show significant coursework or experience in Information Technology or Computer Science.

 

Certificate Requirements

 

18 credits

Courses are listed in recommended sequence of enrollment.... [-]


Building Engagement: What Leaders Do To Manage Talent & Build Allegiance

McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin
Campus Part time 2 days September 2017 USA Austin Dallas Mexico Mexico City + 3 more

In this program we discuss findings of research done where leaders, world-wide, were asked to describe what they did, on a daily basis, that made them successful leaders [+]

Program Description - Building Engagement: What Leaders Do To Manage Talent & Build Allegiance

 

Both formal and informal leadership is essential to creating engagement in today's competitive work environment. In this program, we examine what it takes to "make it" as a leader. The session offers a wide variety of very practical moves successful people do to create loyalty and build commitment. Different than many sessions of this sort, we look at very specific steps participants can accomplish that will enhance their interpersonal effectiveness as well as generate high levels of engagement among those that work with them. In this program we discuss findings of research done where leaders, world-wide, were asked to describe what they did, on a daily basis, that made them successful leaders. ... [-]


Project Management in Information Technology

University of Management and Technology
Campus Part time 1 day September 2017 USA Arlington Ashburn + 2 more

To provide participants with knowledge and skills that will enable them to succeed in information technology (IT) projects management areas such as hardware, software, systems integration, and human resources. [+]

This course covers management areas such as hardware, software, systems integration, and human resources.ObjectivesTo provide participants with knowledge and skills that will enable them to succeed in information technology (IT) projects management areas such as hardware, software, systems integration, and human resources.

PMBOK Knowledge Areas - Integration Management - Scope Management - Quality Management - Time Management - Cost Management - Risk Management - Human Resources Management - Procurement Management - Communications Management Topics Covered- What is a project? - What is project management? - System development lifecycle (SDLC) - Approaches to implementing IT projects - Implementing the Capability Maturity Model (CMM) - Factors for IT project success - Gathering and analyzing requirements - Converting business requirements into technical requirements - Staffing project teams: in-sourcing and outsourcing - Structuring the IT team - Developing a project plan - Creating and using the work breakdown structure (WBS) - Using different estimating methods (e.g., COCOMO, function point analysis) - Scheduling techniques (including Rapid Application - Development and time-boxed scheduling) - Budgeting techniques (including cost estimating) - Resources allocation techniques - Software Quality Assurance (SQA) - Progress reporting - Schedule, resource and cost tracking - Change control (e.g., software configuration management) - Measuring work performance - Project closeout (customer acceptance testing) - Systems integration testing - Post-implementation review Course LengthThis course comes in varying lengths depending upon the needs of your organization. Project Management Professionals (PMPs) are eligible to earn Professional Development Units (PDUs) for taking this course.... [-]