Graduate Business Certificates

Graduate business certificates are designed to meet the special needs of experienced professionals, managers and executives who have significant work experience in their field. These programs offered in multiple locations across Connecticut are intended to provide instruction in a specific subject area that is important for an individual’s job performance and career development, and represents a substantial learning experience at the graduate level.

Our advanced business certificates are designed for:

  • current professionals looking for a focused graduate-level study
  • applicants who are interested in transitioning to a UConn School of Business graduate degree (please see chart below)
  • current UConn graduate business students seeking a concentration
Certificate Program Campus
Accounting Certificate Program Online
Advanced Business Certificate in Business Analytics Hartford
Advanced Business Certificate in Digital Marketing Strategy Hartford, Stamford, Waterbury
Advanced Business Certificate in Health Care Analytics Hartford
Advanced Business Certificate in Health Care Finance and Insurance Hartford
Advanced Business Certificate in Human Resource Management Hartford/Hybrid*
Advanced Business Certificate in Information Technology Audit Hartford
Advanced Business Certificate in Project Management Hartford
Certificate in Corporate and Regulatory Compliance Hartford
Certificate in Global Risk Management Online
Long-term Health Care Management Certificate Hartford/Hybrid*

* Hybrid format includes in-person and online courses

Relationship to Degree Programs

Some graduate certificate programs are designed to transition a student from that certificate to one of UConn’s graduate business degree programs. Please refer to the chart below which indicates which degrees this applies to:

Degree Program Can transition from:
MS in Accounting Accounting Certificate Program
MS in Human Resource Management Advanced Business Certificate in Human Resource Management
Part-time MBA Program Any Advanced Business Certificate
MS in Financial Risk Management Certificate in Global Risk Management

Online Application

Applicants to certificate programs must complete an online application.

Review

Applications to the graduate business certificates are reviewed by the admissions committees degree program with a close relationship to that certificate.

  • Accounting Certificate Program – MS in Accounting
  • Advanced Business Certificate in Human Resource Management – MS in Human Resource Management
  • All other Advanced Business Certificates – Part-time MBA
  • Long-term Health Care Management – Programs in Health Care and Insurance Studies