Graduate Certificate Programs in Administration Studies

A graduate certificate is an academic program designed to give students a better understanding of a specific subject. Students may be able to enroll in this program after they have completed a master’s or bachelor’s degree. Most graduate certificate programs can be completed in a single academic year. What is a graduate certificate in administration studies? It is a specialized program… Read more

A graduate certificate is an academic program designed to give students a better understanding of a specific subject. Students may be able to enroll in this program after they have completed a master’s or bachelor’s degree. Most graduate certificate programs can be completed in a single academic year.

What is a graduate certificate in administration studies? It is a specialized program designed to help students understand the skills needed to manage a business or organization. Some universities may offer this graduate degree with special areas of concentration, such as international businesses, government agencies or healthcare institutions. The exact courses required for the program can also be different at each school, but they may be business ethics, operations management, administration in hospitals, fundamentals of government, business administration and human resource management.

This business-focused education can give students the foundation needed for a successful career. Some participants may improve their time management, organization and leadership skills. They can use these abilities to earn promotions or build strong personal relationships.

The cost of a graduate certificate is not set in stone. It can vary from school to school and may even change each year. Applicants can get more information by contacting a school they want to attend.

Students can use a graduate certificate in administration studies for a variety of careers. Some people are able to start working for corporations, nonprofit organizations or the government. The exact jobs available after graduating will depend on the scholars’ other education and professional history. Some career possibilities include city manager, budget analyst, office administrator, business executive, city planner and policymaker. Scholars can use this degree as a foundation for even more education.

Schools around the world may offer graduate certificate programs. If you cannot find a local school with the program you want, you may be able to enroll in an online program. 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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Colorado State University - Global
Aurora, USA

The Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management is designed for modern learners who want to broaden their skills and leverage their foundational knowledge to create inno ... +

The Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management is designed for modern learners who want to broaden their skills and leverage their foundational knowledge to create innovative and inspiring strategies that maximize an organization’s human assets and employees. The transcribable, nationally recognized certificate serves as a “stackable credential” to emphasize your expertise in the area. Continue working toward a full degree, or highlight the certificate as a testament to your investment in your professional future. Additionally, our human resource management certifications are aligned with the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
32 weeks
English
Online
 
University of Missouri Truman School of Public Affairs
Columbia, USA

This graduate certificate provides students with the managerial, fiduciary and analytical tools necessary to lead complex nonprofit organizations and help them serve the inter ... +

This graduate certificate provides students with the managerial, fiduciary and analytical tools necessary to lead complex nonprofit organizations and help them serve the interests of their community. This 12-hour graduate certificate provides the administrative skills for ethical, effective leadership and management roles in the nonprofit sector. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
English
Mar 2020
Online
 
Fanshawe College
London, Canada

The Supply Chain Management - Logistics (Co-op) program will satisfy all of your managerial ambitions within this field. This one-year graduate certificate is designed for uni ... +

The Supply Chain Management - Logistics (Co-op) program will satisfy all of your managerial ambitions within this field. This one-year graduate certificate is designed for university and college graduates looking for a career in the logistics and supply chain sector. You'll be trained to join private or public sectors, learning how to analyze computer software, while nurturing your negotiating skills. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
English
04 May 2020
Campus
Online
 
American University Online
Washington, USA

American University's online Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Analytics and Management prepares you to answer the critical question today's HR professionals face — how t ... +

American University's online Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Analytics and Management prepares you to answer the critical question today's HR professionals face — how to increase organizational effectiveness using the latest HR technologies. -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
9 - 15 months
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
United International Business Schools
Zürich, Switzerland +8 More

Graduate Certificate in Operations Management consists of a minimum of 12 European credits and take 1 academic year of 9 to 12 months of part-time studies to complete (3 to 4 ... +

Graduate Certificate in Operations Management consists of a minimum of 12 European credits and take 1 academic year of 9 to 12 months of part-time studies to complete (3 to 4 quarters). -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
English
06 Apr 2020
Campus
 
Columbia Southern University
Orange Beach, USA

CHRM program is designed to allow you to complete your studies in the comfort of your home at a self-determined pace that enables you to honor your personal and professional c ... +

CHRM program is designed to allow you to complete your studies in the comfort of your home at a self-determined pace that enables you to honor your personal and professional commitments. This unique method of education allows you to apply the knowledge you gain today ---- tomorrow. -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
Sep 2020
Online
 
Algonquin College
Ottawa, Canada

Our Program This one-year Ontario College Graduate Certificate program prepares students for a rewarding career in the field of human resources management. Human resources pro ... +

Our Program This one-year Ontario College Graduate Certificate program prepares students for a rewarding career in the field of human resources management. Human resources professionals are in demand across many industries and drive talent management in organizations. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
English
Online
 
Seidman College of Business, Grand Valley State University
Grand Rapids, USA

The Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership is specifically designed for the seasoned nonprofit manager who has an advanced degree or an undergraduate degree and a number of years ... +

The Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership is specifically designed for the seasoned nonprofit manager who has an advanced degree or an undergraduate degree and a number of years of professional experience -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
Sep 2020
Campus
 
TUI University - College of Business Administration
Cypress, USA

The certificate consists of a series of four graduate-level credit courses designed to provide graduates with current industry practices, leadership and management techniques ... +

The certificate consists of a series of four graduate-level credit courses designed to provide graduates with current industry practices, leadership and management techniques in analyzing, developing, and directing quality human resources in the workplace. -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
Sep 2020
Online
 
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA Connect)
Bloomington, USA

If you’re looking to increase your knowledge and skill level in the world of nonprofits but are unable to complete a full MPA, our Nonprofit Management Certificate may be a gr ... +

If you’re looking to increase your knowledge and skill level in the world of nonprofits but are unable to complete a full MPA, our Nonprofit Management Certificate may be a great option for you. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
English
Online
 
United International Business Schools
Zürich, Switzerland +8 More

Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management consists of a minimum of 12 European credits and take 1 academic year of 9 to 12 months of part-time studies to complete (3 t ... +

Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management consists of a minimum of 12 European credits and take 1 academic year of 9 to 12 months of part-time studies to complete (3 to 4 quarters). -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
English
06 Apr 2020
Campus
 
Columbia Southern University
Orange Beach, USA

Columbia Southern University's certificate program is designed to allow you to complete your studies in the comfort of your home at a self-determined pace that enables you to ... +

Columbia Southern University's certificate program is designed to allow you to complete your studies in the comfort of your home at a self-determined pace that enables you to honor your personal and professional commitments -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
Sep 2020
Online
 

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