Understanding business fundamentals
A certificate from Franke enhances any career—whether or not you’re a business major. We offer 19 undergraduate certificates, including accounting, business foundations, human resources management, international business studies, and non-profit and social entrepreneurship.
Financial Planning undergraduate certificate
This certificate is intended to help individuals better understand investments, taxes, estate planning issues, and develop excellent listening skills. Upon completion of this certificate, you will have the ability to work within an agency or independently if you obtain a CFP (Certified Financial Planner) certification. This program is only available to students who have achieved the Business Professional Program milestone.
State-by-State Licensure Information
To determine if our program meets the professional licensure education requirements for your state, visit the Professional Licensure by State website and scroll down to Financial Planner.
Business Analytics undergraduate certificate
A certificate in business analytics pairs well with any business degree. Many organizations and businesses use business analytics in several of their daily processes, which makes it a valuable skill to possess. This certificate is only available to students who have achieved the Business Professional Program milestone.
Non-Profit and Social Entrepreneurship undergraduate certificate
This certificate program, open to both business and non-business majors, will provide a foundational understanding of non-profit organizations and business principles. Armed with this knowledge, you’ll have the potential to launch a non-profit or social enterprise, or contribute to existing organizations. This program encourages you to take your passion and add an entrepreneurial background to it.
Business Foundations graduate certificate
Designed for individuals with undergraduate degrees in fields other than business, this graduate certificate builds an understanding of basic functional business skills. The curriculum can be completed in as little as one summer, or on a part time basis, making it flexible enough for everyone.