Certificate in Management Studies


Business owners, entrepreneurs and anyone seeking to learn business and management essentials may benefit from the Certificate in Management Studies at Embry-Riddle Worldwide. Whether you are thinking of starting a business or pursuing an MBA, it is crucial to learn the essentials of accounting, management, marketing, tax, law, operations and strategy.

This program provides essential information in a timely manner and is designed to fit busy work and family schedules. Each online course can be completed at your own pace, anytime, anywhere with a high-speed Internet connection and personal computer. The certificate program may be completed within 3-6 months, and results in 21 Continuing Education Units (CEUs). Best of all, you can start right away—no application required.

The program consists of the following courses:

  • Four required courses:
    • Financial/Accounting Management, ALF-3001 (Required Text)
      Managing by the Numbers: A Complete Guide to Understanding and Using Company’s Financials (ISBN: 073820568)
    • Marketing Management, ALF-3002
    • Strategic Management in Operation, ALF-3003 (Required Text)
      Applied Strategic Planning: An Introduction (ISBN 0787988529)
    • Legal Issues in Operation, ALF-3004
  • Three out of six electives:
    • Legal Aspects of Contracts, ALF-3008
    • Tax Issues, ALF-3009
    • Organizational Leadership, ALF-3014
    • Organizational Development, ALF-3015
    • Business Best Practices, ALF-3017
    • Negotiating Strategies, ALF-3018 (Required Text)
      Bargaining for Advantage (ISBN: 0143036971)
  • One final required course (to be taken at the end): Seven Management Disciplines, ALF-3019

Each course is $240 (USD) and is 30 contact hours with 3 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) awarded. The cost for the entire certificate program is $1920. *Note: If you are electing to complete the entire certificate program all required courses must be completed prior to taking your selected electives.

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