Post-Master's Certificate in Business

Take your business skills to the next level.

The business world is extremely competitive and is always changing. If you are thinking about focusing your education in a new area of business in order to compete, or want to further your skills and professional knowledge in your field, earning a post-master’s certificate at Northcentral University can help you do it.

PURPOSE: The Post-Master’s Certificate in Business is designed to advance your knowledge and skills in a specific area of business.

A post-master’s certificate is designed to help you develop your own business niche and get a taste for doctoral-level coursework. With just 18 credits to complete and nine professionally relevant specializations to choose from, the Post- Master’s Certificate in Business is a quick and easy way to add to your business credentials.

OUTCOMES: You will be introduced to doctoral-level coursework in business with an emphasis on applied experiential learning (act, think, conceptualize and apply).

Critical thinking and problem solving are two essential skills that you need to excel in business. This certificate program will challenge you in both of these areas as you complete your assignments and advance your understanding of business theories and practices in your field through research.

The School of Business and Technology Management continuously performs assessments to improve educational outcomes. Assessment includes evaluating individual competencies and program and course objectives. Learn More

ACHIEVEMENTS: Upon completion of the certificate, you will be prepared to put your newfound knowledge and skills to work or continue your higher education by pursuing a doctorate.

The courses in your certificate program coincide with doctoral degree programs at NCU and can be applied for transfer credit if you continue your studies at NCU at the doctoral level.

NCU's School of Business and Technology Management is accredited by ACBSP.In addition to NCU’s regional accreditation from the HLC, our business programs in the School of Business and Technology Management have received programmatic accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). ACBSP promotes continuous improvement and recognizes excellence in the accreditation of business education programs around the world.