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Why Butler Certificates?

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Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel. — Socrates

At Butler, education is a lifelong journey. Butler’s Executive Education propels that journey in the form of skills mastery, career advancement, and tactical application. Certificates provide the framework for a robust and successful career advancement strategy.

Why Butler Certificates?

While we can tell you Butler’s Lacy School of Business is nationally ranked and recognized, Executive Education measures its impact in the field—among talented business professionals. Many certificate programs simply supply information. Our certificate programs mirror Butler’s belief in experiential education. On this basis, our certificates provide a toolkit to actually apply concepts and walk students through live projects. 

  1. Nationally recognized, locally embedded. Butler’s Executive Education certificates serve as continuing education and independent career advancement for aspiring leaders. 
  2. Courses aren’t built in a philosophical vacuum.
  3. Butler Certificates take students from concept to practical work-life application.
  4. Certificates are focused on driving value that fits into the lifestyle of working professionals. 
  5. Jumpstart your MBA. Butler Executive Education courses are not credit-bearing but can be used for primer credits for prospective MBA students. Experience a master’s program, get a head start on a Butler MBA, and master career skills.
What Others Are Saying about Butler Online Certificates

Butler Executive Education Certificate was a perfect solution to the challenges of my daily life. Courses provide the perfect amount of exposure in a wide variety of business basics for those that don't have the time or inclination to ‘master’ all business concepts.

—Aletha Dunston, AICP

Lectures use videos that allow for concepts to build on one another and to understand more comprehensively while staying engaged.

—C. Hack, Certificate Recipient

How it Works: Certificate Course Experience 

Sign up and get started today. Butler’s online certificate portal makes it easy for students to map progress to completion, hours completed and instructed coursework—all in place. Online portal includes:

  • Interactive content and worksheets
  • Simple to follow videos that review key coursework
  • Online quizzes and tests