Certificate programs for professionals

Expand your skills. Improve your job performance. And keep your resume job-market competitive.

When it comes to adding Iowa’s top-ranked business school to your resume, you have more options than ever before. Whether it’s the demands of a new role or planning ahead for a change or promotion, six certificates offer you the perfect balance of practical skills and hard-to-pass-up credentials.

All certificates are designed to work well as stand-alone programs, with most also giving you the ability to count your credits toward an Iowa MBA or a master's degree in business analytics if you choose.

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Business Analytics Certificate

Learn how to analyze data for business decisions by earning this graduate-level certificate. Offered in the evenings in three locations in Iowa.

Business Fundamentals Certificate

Business Fundamentals Certificate

If you're a business professional without a business degree, this graduate-level certificate will get you up to speed quickly. Build a solid foundation in marketing, finance, analytics, management, and more.


Finance Certificate

This graduate-level certificate provides a deeper understanding of the financial issues that you'll find in the workplace while preparing you for further professional growth. 


Leadership Certificate

A five-course graduate certificate that delves into the qualities of a great leader, and helps you put them into practice in the workplace.


Marketing Certificate

This graduate-level certificate ensures that you have a firm handle on the latest in marketing trends and how they can be applied to your business.