College of Business
Corporate & Executive Education

Online Programs

Business Essentials Certificate
Leader as Coach Certificate
Strategic Change Management Certificate
Strategic Marketing Certificate
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Certificate

Business Essentials Certificate

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Get an education that will immediately impact your career. Using hands-on experiences, the Business Essentials certificate offers an overview of the key concepts, tools, and techniques required to succeed in today's challenging business environment.

In just 32 weeks, you will learn the essentials of organizational success through:

  • Developing and implementing strategy.
  • Studying the core aspects of business and their interaction.
  • Using case studies to learn corporate strategy and how to adapt it in response to constant change.

Now you can gain a comprehensive, strategic, and cross-functional view of business as an alternative to an MBA.

The Business Essentials certificate is offered through the Butler University College of Business, which boasts a 99 percent placement rate for graduates. The Butler MBA program is ranked 37th in the nation by BusinessWeek.

 Leader as Coach Certificate

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As a leader, your success depends on your team. Whether you need to motivate an entire department, help people reach their full potential, optimize an underperformer, or influence your superiors, the Leader as Coach Online Certificate from Butler University will give you the tools and the confidence to coach employees to higher performance.

Designed for all leaders, regardless of their role or title, who want to help their employees maximize their performance, this certificate program shows you how to coach others in three highly engaging and interactive courses:

  1. Foundations of Coaching
  2. Applying Coaching Skills to Performance and Development
  3. Coaching for Inclusion by Exploring All Aspects of Diversity

The Leader as Coach Certificate is offered through Butler Corporate and Executive Education (BCEE) at Butler University's College of Business. Certificate courses are taught by active executive coaches and MBA faculty with extensive experience who emphasize the practical applications of coaching strategies and models.

Butler has been ranked No. 2 in the Regional Universities Midwest category of U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Colleges for four consecutive years. In 2013 it was also named an "Up and Coming School" in the Midwest for making "the most promising and innovative changes in the areas of academics, faculty, student life, campus, and facilities."

Strategic Change Management Certificate

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Transform your change-management skills.

Businesses grow, hire more employees, and change their market position. These events happen more often than ever. Organizations require leaders who can navigate and lead through major changes and help employees not just adapt, but thrive under new circumstances.

Butler University's online Certificate in Strategic Change Management provides you with these skills and more in just three eight-week courses.

  • Bring your experiences and challenges with change to the discussion
  • Get a fresh perspective from fellow participants' solutions and ideas
  • Apply what you learn at work right away
  • Position yourself as an inspiring and engaging manager

Executive Education From Experts

The Strategic Change Management Certificate is offered through Butler Corporate and Executive Education (BCEE) at Butler University's College of Business. Courses in this not-for-credit professional development program are taught by business executives and Butler University faculty who emphasize the practical applications of change strategies.

Strategic Marketing Certificate

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Elevate Your Marketing Expertise

In today's competitive marketplace, organizations need employees with top skills to help them stand out. The online Certificate in Strategic Marketing from Butler University focuses exclusively on this crucial aspect of business.

This professional development program is designed for managers in all industries and fields. Enhance your expertise in marketing in just three eight-week courses.

  • Learn from interactive and experiential coursework
  • Gain insights from fellow participants
  • Use what you learn at work right away
  • Establish yourself as a hands-on manager

Update your marketing skills. Request more information about the online Strategic Marketing Certificate today.

Discover Executive Education From Experts

The Strategic Marketing Certificate is offered through Butler Corporate and Executive Education (BCEE). Courses are taught by business executives and Butler faculty members who focus on the practical aspects of marketing theory.

 Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Certificate

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Learn to look at conflict with a fresh perspective in the online Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Certificatefrom Butler University. The program focuses on communication strategies that can build and strengthen relationships to create mutually beneficial solutions for all parties involved. Learn to:

  • Enhance your sphere of influence.
  • Successfully pitch and sell ideas and concepts.
  • Plan for "win-win" outcomes.

In just three courses over 24 weeks, you will gain the skills to approach difficult situations with a positive mindset and build your personal brand as a leader.

The Negotiation and Conflict Resolution certificate is offered through Butler Corporate and Executive Education (BCEE) at Butler University's College of Business. Courses in this not-for-credit professional development program are taught by active conflict-resolution experts and Butler University faculty. Leaders learn from leaders through the practical application of negotiation and conflict resolution strategies.