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A noncredit Business Management Certificate from Darden Executive Education & Lifelong Learning (EELL) gives individuals the opportunity to learn real-world business principles previously only attainable through UVA Darden MBA or master’s degree programs. The program was designed for anyone who wants to bridge a skills gap and learn the fundamentals of finance and business. The certificate focuses on data manipulation and analysis. Participants have the flexibility to register for the full certificate, which can be completed in four months, or register for one, five-week module at a time.
This isn’t just an online management certificate. In addition to gaining a better understanding of the language of business, participants will leave the program with industry-relevant projects and coursework that they can add to their portfolios, which can serve as a way to stand out during job interviews. This noncredit certificate is beneficial for people at any point in their career, whether you are a recent college graduate or have been in the workforce for years. Participants who complete the noncredit certificate program may be eligible for course credit toward the Part-Time MBA or the Executive MBA if accepted into UVA Darden School of Business.
The module content for this noncredit Business Management Certificate stems from the University of Virginia Darden School of Business MBA, a highly ranked national program. The program is asynchronous, with coursework consisting of videos, quizzes/practice quizzes, readings, discussion forums and assignments. The program utilizes NovoEd, a collaborative platform featuring cohort-based learning. Participants complete the following three modules, completing one at a time:
This course covers the study and practice of commerce, including finance, or how money is acquired, managed and invested, which is critical for managers.
Explore the time value of money, a fundamental concept of finance and decision analysis.
Covers the language of business, providing a systematic way to collect, record and display financial information.
As an additional benefit, you can earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) worth up to 6.5 CEUs, which is equivalent to 65 hours of contact work.
The noncredit Business Management Certificate is flexible and open to people from all professional and academic backgrounds. There are no admission requirements. Participants have the flexibility to register for the full certificate, which can be completed in four months, or register for one, five-week module.
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To learn more about the noncredit Business Management Certificate, download the brochure or contact an enrollment representative.
Darden Executive Education & Lifelong Learning (EELL) is a top-ranked, global provider of executive development. Delivered by the University of Virginia Darden School Foundation and taught by the Darden School of Business’ world-renowned faculty, Darden Executive Education prepares and inspires leaders to succeed in a global marketplace. Offering more than 25 open programs and partnering with leading organizations worldwide to develop custom business solutions, we provide personalized, transformational learning experiences at our location in Charlottesville, Virginia, in the Washington, D.C., area and online. Darden shapes the way the world does business through our research and draws upon our collective knowledge and experience to cultivate responsible, innovative leaders. Darden Executive Education is provided by the University of Virginia Darden School Foundation.