Credits required
18 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 18 quarter credits are equal to 12 semester credits.
Cost per credit
$848 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Delivery
Choice This program is available either 100% online or as a blend of online coursework and in-person classes in Portland, Oregon. Some courses may require proctored exams in your local area.
Start terms
4 per year

Graduate Certificate in Business Fundamentals – Online

Curriculum

All classes in the Graduate Certificate in Business Fundamentals are taught by graduate-level Oregon State faculty members who have a combination of academic and professional expertise in the business world.

As a student in this program, you’ll take a deep dive into topics such as management theory; human resources management and behavior; accounting and other quantitative methods; purchasing and logistics; organization and production; marketing; and business decision-making.

Program coursework (18 credits)

These rigorous classes will give you the skills to plan, organize, direct and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization.

  • BA 513 – Business Legal Environment (3)
  • BA 514 – Operations Management (3)
  • BA 515 – Managerial Decision Tools (3)
  • BA 516 – Creating Value in Exchange (3)
  • BA 517 – Markets and Valuation (3)
  • Elective – This elective can be any 3-credit, 500-level College of Business course for which you meet the prerequisites.
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