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Certificates

Certificates are non-degree programs that focus on a subtopic within a larger field

Miami Herbert certificate programs consist of seven courses in business covering all fundamental functions central to any business operation. Students can take one or more courses for credit, but must satisfactorily complete all seven courses to be awarded the certificate. One or more of these courses may also serve as part of the specialized master's degrees.

On Campus

Facilitated by leading experts, Miami Herbert’s Leadership Certificate focuses on developing the next generation of leaders. Participants build upon their knowledge and work experiences to develop skills and learn 21st-century leadership methods, disciplines, and best practices. To be eligible, students must have an undergraduate degree.

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What is the Cost of Attendance?
Miami Herbert is committed to making its degrees accessible to all qualified candidates. Paying for a graduate degree or certificate shouldn't stop you from reaching your goals. Here you’ll find basic information about this specific program’s costs, and how you can finance this degree. 

The Leadership Certificate costs provided below are approximations. Please be aware that the published tuition rate and fees may increase from one year to the next and once updated, will be published to the Graduate Professional Financial Assistance website. 

Graduate Certificate Program Costs

Leadership Certificate

Program Total - 8 credits

Enrollment Fee*

$2,200

Tuition: $2,170 per credit hour*

$17,360

Estimated Total Cost of Attendance:

$19,560
* Academic Year 2020-2021 

Enrollment Fee
The enrollment fee of $2,200 is required in order to save an admitted applicant’s seat in the respective program of acceptance. The fee supports graduate student services and is not applied toward tuition. It is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Indirect Costs
Beyond the direct program costs listed above, it is recommended to also review the indirect costs on the Graduate Professional Financial Assistance webpage to view the estimates per semester and/or academic year for other living expenses. 

Please be aware that this program is not eligible for federal or state financial aid.  

Although this program is not eligible for aid, you're not alone in this process. The UM student financial services team is here to help and is dedicated to helping students afford their graduate education. Below are helpful links as you navigate the financing of your degree:

The Graduate Business Certificate provides professionals with an opportunity to obtain a valuable, fundamental business education. Students enhance their analytical and soft skills for a more competitive business mindset in any professional setting. This certificate program is ideal for candidates with an undergraduate degree in any field who seek a foundation in business expertise to springboard their career or business.

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What is the Cost of Attendance?
Miami Herbert is committed to making its degrees accessible to all qualified candidates. Paying for a graduate degree shouldn't stop you from reaching your goals. Here you’ll find basic information about this specific program’s costs, and how you can finance this degree. 

The Graduate Business Certificate costs provided below are approximations. Please be aware that the published tuition rate and fees may increase from one year to the next and once updated, will be published to the Graduate Professional Financial Assistance website. 

Leadership Certificate Program Costs

Graduate Business Certificate

Program Total - 14 credits

Enrollment Fee*

$2,200

Tuition: $2,170 per credit hour*

$30,380

Estimated Total Cost of Attendance:

$32,580

* Academic Year 2020-2021 

Enrollment Fee
The enrollment fee of $2,200 is required in order to save an admitted applicant’s seat in the respective program of acceptance. The fee supports graduate student services and is not applied toward tuition. It is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Indirect Costs
Beyond the direct program costs listed above, it is recommended to also review the indirect costs on the Graduate Professional Financial Assistance webpage to view the estimates per semester and/or academic year for other living expenses. 

Please be aware that this program is not eligible for federal or state financial aid.  

Although this program is not eligible for aid, you're not alone in this process. The UM student financial services team is here to help and is dedicated to helping students afford their graduate education. Below are helpful links as you navigate the financing of your degree:

 

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Ruth Wright is Assistant Director of Admissions and manages recruitment for the Graduate Business Certificate and Certificate in Leadership, among other programs.  She has been working at the “U” since 2016. She earned her BA in Communications from the University of Nevada Las Vegas in 2005.  With over 10 years of corporate experience, Ruth enjoys transforming the lives of our students through academic and career advice.
Ruth Wright
Ruth Wright
Assistant Director of Admissions
ruthwright@miami.edu 305-284-4037

Online

UOnline is Miami Herbert’s partner in offering the same prestigious degree that you would earn on campus, allowing you to advance your education without compromising your busy schedule. Miami Herbert faculty teach the online courses and certificates with the same dedication to your success and goals as they would in-person.

Objective:
This in-demand certificate includes topics such as integrated foundation of finance, economics, and accounting, as well as an integrated course on domestic and international corporate valuation, covering both financial and accounting problems. The program concludes with a course on applied corporate finance, which focuses on financial decision-making from a corporation's perspective.  To learn more about UOline, visit uonline.miami.edu.

Am I Right For This Program?
Beginning with a common core of financial tools, the online Corporate Finance Certificate is designed for students who seek a career change into corporate finance or wish to advance into a corporate treasurer's office or similar structure.   

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Objective:
This in-demand certificate covers topics such as integrated foundation of finance, economics, and accounting, as well as an integrated course on domestic and international corporate valuation, covering both finance and accounting problems. The certificate’s course focused on financial decision-making will help managers use decision-making theory to better understand why investors, money managers, and corporate managers often make suboptimal economic and financial decisions. To learn more about UOline, visit uonline.miami.edu.

Am I Right For This Program?
Beginning with a common core of financial tools and concluding with a course in financial decision-making, the certificate is designed for students who wish to become financial managers or advance their financial careers. 

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Objective:
Learn how to compile, analyze, and prepare critical financial information for a range of business initiatives. Through this professional graduate certificate, you develop basic knowledge in accounting for application in a range of industries and professions. 

 Am I Right For This Program?
Whether this certificate is your first step toward a degree or a means to improve your skills, this online certificate provides the training you'll need to excel in today's competitive workplace. This certificate is a good supplement to an existing bachelor’s degree from any background.

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