Choose from 20 Certificate Programs

4 Courses

  • Foundations of Financial Statements
  • Accruals and Cash Flows
  • Sales Accounting
  • Investments, Capital and Financial Forecasting

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Individuals seeking to enter the field of accounting or auditing
  • Managers involved in financial forecasting and investments
  • Entrepreneurs seeking investors or investment opportunities
  • Pre-MBA students interested in gaining an accounting background

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    2 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    5-7 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

6 Courses

  • Getting Started with Spreadsheet Modeling and Business Analytics
  • Harvesting Spreadsheet Data
  • Visualizing and Communicating Insights In Excel
  • Making Predictions and Forecasts with Data
  • Using Prescriptive Analytics in Excel
  • Creating and Sharing Interactive Data Models

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Individuals interested in moving into an analyst role
  • Individuals seeking to leverage analytic skills
  • Individuals and entrepreneurs who need to visualize data
  • Anyone looking for a refresher on using a modern version of Excel
  • Managers and executives
  • Administrative and executive assistants

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    3 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

6 Courses (4 Core, 2 Elective)

Core Courses:
  • Business Writing
  • Building Compelling Slide Decks and Reports
  • Persuasive Writing
  • Cross-Cultural Communication
Elective Courses (2 Courses):
  • Planning and Delivering Effective Presentations
  • Advanced Business Writing
  • Impactful Unscripted Communication
  • Persuasion
  • Virtual Communication

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Individual contributors
  • Managers
  • Executives
  • Communications professionals
  • Entrepreneurs

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    3 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

4 Courses

  • Creating Effective Contracts
  • Interpreting Contracts
  • Managing Risk in Contracts
  • Enforcing Contract Terms

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Business professionals in any sector
  • Leaders and executives who engage with legal professionals
  • Compliance officers
  • Procurement professionals

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    2 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

5 Courses

  • Examining Scarcity and Opportunity Cost
  • Analyzing Price and Equilibrium
  • Conducting Market Analysis and Predicting Price
  • Modeling Perfect Competition
  • Comparing Monopolies and Competition

DESIGNED FOR:

  • New, emerging, and experienced leaders
  • Individuals seeking to expand their business management skills
  • Consultants
  • Analysts and researchers
  • Entrepreneurs

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    2.5 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

4 Courses

  • Foundations of Ethical Reasoning
  • Ethics in Business and Technology
  • Psychology in Business Ethics
  • Addressing Dysfunctional Ethical Cultures

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Business managers and leaders
  • Founders and entrepreneurs
  • Anyone looking to work effectively with legal professionals
  • Professionals, particularly those working in highly regulated industries

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    2 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

6 Courses

  • Finance and Accounting Principles
  • Marketing Fundamentals
  • Strategic Business Planning and Forecasting
  • Managing Organizations
  • Leading Without Authority
  • Navigating the Global Business Landscape

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Individual contributors interested in transitioning to leadership
  • New managers
  • Professionals who need to fill gaps in business fundamentals
  • Professionals with work experience but no formal business training
  • Professionals transitioning into roles within a corporate environment
  • Small business owners and entrepreneurs

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    3 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    4-6 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

7 Courses

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Managing Human Capital
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
  • Legal

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Tech industry professionals
  • Researchers and academics
  • Scientists
  • Engineers
  • Clinicians
  • Graduate and Ph.D. candidates seeking to move into business
  • Individual contributors looking for career advancement opportunities

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    3.5 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

7 Courses

  • Presenting Quantitative Data
  • Descriptive Statistics for Business
  • Making Predictions Using Statistical Probability
  • Inferential Statistics
  • Multivariable Comparisons
  • Statistical Forecasting
  • Practical Applications of Statistics

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Entry level to executive professionals looking to uncover insights from data
  • Students who are pre-MBA or considering earning an MBA
  • Individuals interested in moving into an analyst role
  • Individuals seeking to leverage statistical or analytic skills
  • New, emerging, and experienced leaders
  • Consultants
  • Analysts and researchers
  • Entrepreneurs

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    4 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

14 Courses (11 Core, 3 Elective)

Business Communications (5 Elective Courses):
  • Building Compelling Slide Decks and Reports
  • Business Writing
  • Advanced Business Writing
  • Persuasive Writing
  • Cross-Cultural Communication
Persuasive Communication (4 Elective Courses):
  • Persuasion
  • Impactful Unscripted Communication
  • Planning and Delivering Effective Presentations
  • Mediation for Managers
Corporate Communication (2 Elective Courses):
  • Communication Planning for Change
  • Crisis Communication Planning
Elective Courses (3 Courses):
  • Communicating with the Media
  • Strategic PR Planning
  • Hiring and Managing PR Agencies
  • Navigating Power Relationships

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Individual contributors
  • Managers
  • Executives
  • Public relations professionals
  • Communications professionals
  • Entrepreneurs

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    7 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

4 Courses

  • Leveraging Problem-Solver Profiles
  • Framing and Breaking Down Complex Problems
  • Researching and Analyzing Information to Make Your Decision
  • Putting AREA Into Action

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Current and aspiring managers
  • Senior executives
  • Department heads (marketing, strategy, operations)
  • Consumers
  • Business consultants
  • Life coaches
  • Analysts and systems thinkers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Engineers
  • Investors and wealth managers
  • Research directors
  • Recent college graduates looking for best practices in decision-making
  • Anyone looking to make better decisions

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    2 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

5 Courses

  • Employment Law in Practice
  • Employee Privacy in the Workplace
  • Anti-discrimination Principles
  • Wage and Benefit Regulations
  • Employee Duties and Promises

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Business professionals
  • Professionals in heavily regulated industries
  • Compliance professionals
  • Risk management professionals
  • Business owners
  • Contract administrators

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    2.5 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

6 Courses

  • Assessing Startup Viability and Funding Options
  • Pitching Your Business Opportunity
  • Protecting Your Interests
  • Financial Planning, Valuation and Dilution
  • Company Structure and Due Diligence
  • Post-Investment Best Practices

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Entrepreneurs seeking funding for their startup
  • People who have an original or disruptive idea
  • Novice investors

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    3 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

4 Courses

  • Fashion Trends and Forecasting
  • Fashion Line Product Development
  • Production Planning
  • Distribution and Marketing

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Anyone hoping to build or grow a career in the fashion industry
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Designers seeking a business background

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    2 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

6 Courses

  • Mastering the Time Value of Money
  • Making Capital Investment Decisions
  • Risk and Return: How to Identify, Measure, and Incorporate Into Capital Budgeting Decisions
  • Raising Capital: The Process, the Players, and Strategic Considerations
  • Understanding Financial Statements
  • Using Ratio Analysis to Evaluate Financial Performance

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Managers
  • Directors
  • Company officers
  • Anyone responsible for the financial success of a business

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    3 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    4-6 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

4 Courses

  • Assessing Nonprofits using Financial Statements and Ratios
  • Determining Appropriate Budgeting, Debt Financing, and Cash Flow
  • Fundraising and Revenue Generation
  • Strategically Governing the Organization

DESIGNED FOR:

  • CEOs and executive directors without a formal finance background
  • Leaders, administrators, and new board members
  • Decision-making program staff
  • Lawyers who serve the nonprofit sector

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    2 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

4 Courses

  • FinTech Disruptions
  • Trends in FinTech
  • Cryptocurrencies and Ledgers
  • Cryptography Essentials

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Financial services professionals
  • Consultants
  • Software companies who sell to financial services
  • Banking professionals
  • IT, security, and regulatory professionals
  • Venture capital professionals
  • Entrepreneurs

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    2 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Food and beverage industry professionals and executives
  • CPG company professionals
  • Retailers and wholesalers
  • Grocery chain managers
  • Managers of drug stores, convenience stores, club stores, dollar stores, and mass merchants
  • Manufacturers
  • Logistics and supply chain professionals
  • Design, print, and packaging agency professionals
  • Consultants
  • Entrepreneurs

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   FORMAT:
    5-day immersion experience on Cornell campus July 10 – 15, 2022
  •   LOCATION:
    Cornell University Ithaca, NY
  •   CLASS SIZE:
    <80 food industry professionals
  •   WHAT'S INCLUDED:
    Hotel accommodations, course materials, orientation dinner, breakfasts, lunches, celebration banquet
  •   TRAVEL:
    Participants are responsible for transportation and accommodations
  •   FAQ:
    Review Frequently Asked Questions

6 Courses

  • Choosing the Right Performance Measures for Your Organization
  • Aligning Performance Measures with Business Strategy
  • Measuring and Motivating Performance
  • Measuring and Improving Margins
  • Managing Business Capacity with Activity-Based Costing
  • Measuring and Improving Efficiency

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Managers and leaders responsible for a business unit
  • Marketing professionals

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    3 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led

4 Courses

  • Process Analysis in Operations
  • Improving Operations
  • Quality Control Systems
  • Inventory Management Strategies

DESIGNED FOR:

  • Managers and executives
  • Manufacturers
  • Business analysts
  • MBA students

HOW IT WORKS:

  •   Course Length:
    2 weeks
  •   Program Duration:
    2 months
  •   Class Size:
    Under 35 students
  •   Effort:
    3-5 hours per week
  •   Format:
    100% online
  •   Model:
    Instructor-led
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