Gatton College of Business & Economics

Business

Undergraduate Certificate

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Program Summary

FALL 2022 (Upcoming)
Application Dates: 05/1/2022
Start Dates: 08/22/2022
SPRING 2023
Application Dates: 09/30/2022
Start Dates: 01/9/2023
Credits & Tuition cost (2022-2023)
Credits required: 15
Cost per credit: $594.50

Jacob Westover

Director of Recruitment

Gatton College of Business and Economics

Gatton College of Business & Economics

550 S Limestone

859-257-9127

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Update your skills and expand your career options with specialized knowledge you can use immediately on the job! Gatton's Undergraduate Certificate in Business employs relevant coursework that helps you meet the challenges of a high-tech, global marketplace. 

Program Summary

FALL 2022 (Upcoming)
Application Dates: 05/1/2022
Start Dates: 08/22/2022
SPRING 2023
Application Dates: 09/30/2022
Start Dates: 01/9/2023
Credits & Tuition cost (2022-2023)
Credits required: 15
Cost per credit: $594.50

Get a foundation in the major disciplines of business through an introduction to essential aspect of business


From learning how to make sound personal financial decisions to better understanding organizations, students will receive a foundation in the major disciplines of business through an introduction to the essential aspects of business administration, accounting, economics, management, marketing, and finance. 

The online Certificate in Business requires 15 credits hours with the following curriculum (each accounts for 3 credit hours):

B&E 201      Introduction to Business 

ACC 221     Accounting Fundamentals
FIN 250       Personal Investing and Financial Planning
MGT 301     Business Management
MKT 300     Marketing Management


Students must obtain a C or better in each required course to earn the Certificate in Business.


Scholarship Opportunities

WORK READY KENTUCKY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
  • This certifcates qualitifes for the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship program. This scholarship program provides free tuition for students interested in fields like healthcare, manufacturing, construction, logistics and business/IT. It’s designed to be fast so adults can get in and get out and either get a new job or just have more opportunity at their current job.
  • Eligibility requirements apply. KHEAA Eligibility requirements can be viewed here.
  • Additional questions, contact Michia Brangers, Admissions Counselor, UK Online at Michia.Brangers@uky.edu or (859) 562-2446

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Admissions Note

Undergraduate Admissions may accept applications beyond the published application date. Please contact Undergraduate Admissions for additional information.


Federal Financial Aid and Certificate Programs

Please note that federal financial aid is not available for certificate programs, but other financial resources may be available on the Financial Aid page


Contact

Jacob Westover

Director of Recruitment

Gatton College of Business and Economics

Gatton College of Business & Economics

550 S Limestone

859-257-9127

State Authorization & Licensure

If you plan to complete a University of Kentucky online program while living outside of Kentucky, you should check the Out-of-State Students page to determine if the University of Kentucky is authorized to provide this program in your state of residence. If you plan to use the degree to seek licensure, you should also determine if the degree meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.