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Business Management Certificate

  • USD 1,750

  • online
  • Date not specified
  • Certificate

Our plan is to offer the 2021-22 Executive Development Program in person. We will continue to monitor the situation with COVID-19 and will offer the course in a live online format during the regularly scheduled Monday evenings, if necessary, until it is safe to reconvene on campus for in-person gatherings.

Program Benefits

  • Improved budgeting and cost management
  • Increased confidence in reading and understanding financial statements
  • Better communication with employees, other managers, vendors, suppliers and customers
  • A deeper understanding of overall operations
  • New methods to assess marketplace issues and develop competitive strategies

Who Should Attend

EDP participation results in better decision-making and evaluation methods, a more enterprise-wide perspective, and out-of-the-box thinking that comes from sharing best practices with leaders in other industries. Managers have an opportunity to learn innovative strategies and processes from top MBA faculty members at the University of Washington Foster School of Business and a group of experienced peers.

Faculty

Suresh Kotha
Professor of Management; Chair of the Department of Management and Organization
Elizabeth Umphress
Associate Professor of Management
Patrick Bettin, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Michael G. Foster School of Business Adjunct Associate Professor, Dept of Psychology
Crystal Farh
Associate Professor of Management Michael G. Foster Endowed Fellow

*Program faculty is subject to change

Curriculum

Foster School faculty are consistently recognized for top quality research, considered thought leaders in many subject areas, and excellent educators as evidenced by university, school, and global level recognition.

The Business Management Certificate Program combines lectures, discussions, interactive simulations, team exercises, and a case competition capstone—working with a team to present a solution to a real-world business problem. Participants will gain knowledge, tools, and a valuable network to help them achieve their career goals.

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