Graduate Certificates


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Business analytics skills are much in demand today. Many companies are hiring professionals who are trained in data analytics tools and also have domain knowledge of some functional area of business such as accountancy or marketing. This certificate prepares students for business analytics positions in organizations.


Fully online and on the Tampa Campus
The Graduate Certificate in Business Foundations provides an intensive, graduate level introduction to business concepts, tools, and techniques across three critical dimensions: decision making, measurement, and market orientation.


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The four courses in the certificate program will provide students with a strong foundation in risk identification, assessment and management techniques. The program also focuses on providing students with knowledge regarding compliance with various rules, laws, and regulations affecting businesses.

Creativity & Innovation

The Graduate Certificate in Creativity and Innovation is certificate that deals with the important processes of creativity and innovation, which are the foundation of an advanced knowledge-based economy. The curriculum will expose students to the various dimensions of creativity techniques and innovation management. After completing this graduate certificate students will have gained a thorough understanding of different techniques to stimulate creativity and corporate innovation within a firm.


The Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship, offered in an inter-disciplinary framework through the Center for Entrepreneurship in conjunction with the Muma College of Business, the College of Engineering, and USF Health, offers students the opportunity to do graduate-level study that focuses on the various aspects of entrepreneurship.


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Human Resource Management skills were always needed in organizations. However, in the era of increasing skills shortage and war for talent, innovative strategies for Human Resources departments are more critical than ever to acquire and retain the right talent in the organization.

Life Science Entrepreneurship

The Graduate Certificate in Life Science Entrepreneurship is intended for professionals who like to gain an in-depth understanding of the rising opportunities for entrepreneurship in the healthcare sector and by leveraging and exploiting the massive amounts of data that life scientists and entrepreneurs are confronted with. It blends key fundamental entrepreneurship courses with coursework in data analytics in order to equip students with the skills and competences to analyze data and identify opportunities that can be exploited through entrepreneurial action.


Offered on the Tampa campus
Project management skills are increasingly gaining prominence in organizations. Getting projects done right, in time, and within budget can make a difference between organizational success and failure. Management skills are bolstered by project management expertise result in increased efficiency and competence.