Business Operations Graduate Certificate

Prepare to move into operations management or enhance your operations management knowledge by earning a Business Operations Certificate at the University of Mary.

Whether you’re currently in operations management or want to prepare yourself for a career managing the administrative aspects of any organization, you can benefit from this 9-credit, 15-week, accelerated and flexible program designed for working professionals. Complete coursework online, in evening classes, or both with this program designed to fit your busy schedule.

At a Glance

$123,460
Mean annual salary for general and operations managers

Program Length

9 credits/3 courses/15 weeks

Format

  • Online
  • Evening courses at our locations in Bismarck, ND; Fargo, ND; Grand Forks AFB, ND; Watford City, ND; and Billings, MT
  • Blended, combining online and in-person classes

Tuition per Credit

$500

Is This the Program For Me?

Who It’s For

  • General or operations managers who want to strengthen their skills and knowledge.
  • Professionals in any organization who want to move into operations management roles.
  • Entrepreneurs who want to learn how to manage the day-to-day operations of their businesses.
  • Executives who want to learn the latest best practices in operations management.
  • People interested in becoming business process consultants.

Career Paths

  • Operations Manager
  • General Manager
  • Chief Operating Officer
  • Entrepreneur
  • Business Operations Consultant

What You’ll Learn

  • Methods to evaluate the contemporary global business environment in an integrated manner to propose business solutions.
  • Techniques for handling operational tasks focused on accounting and finance.
  • Strategies for overseeing business operations in ways that meet organizational goals.
  • Best practices for streamlining business processes and recurring administrative tasks.

Program Details

  • Completed application
  • Official transcripts – Please mail the transcripts to the University of Mary at: 
  • Office of Graduate Admissions
    University of Mary
    7500 University Drive
    Bismarck, ND 58504
  • Did you graduate from the University of Mary? We’ll request your transcripts for you! Contact your admissions representative today to learn more! 

Note: Current students with senior status (greater than 90 semester credits earned) may enroll as a non-degree seeking student.

For a list of courses for this program, visit the catalog.

  • Online
  • Evening courses at our locations in Bismarck, ND; Fargo, ND; Grand Forks AFB, ND; Watford City, ND; and Billings, MT
  • Blended, combining online and in-person classes
  • Tuition: $500/credit
  • Application fee: $45
  • Technology/Safety fee: $35 per credit
  • Parking fee (evening class participants only): $25 per semester

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