Bauer Graduate Certificates

Current certificate offerings*

*Subject to change.

You must be a current Bauer graduate student (MBA or MS) to earn one of our graduate certificates listed on this page.

Elective certificates are a compilation of courses that allow students to focus their learning in a particular discipline or area of study. These optional certificates give students flexibility and the opportunity to tailor their degree to suit individual interests and career objectives.

There are currently more than 20 certificates available within the 100 plus elective courses offered. Students may earn elective certificates in areas of energy, finance, marketing and entreprenuership, supply chain management, leadership and more.


Accounting Certificates


Business Modeling & Supply Chain Certificates

Learn more: Business Modeling & Decision Making Certificate | Supply Chain Management Certificate

  • Business Modeling & Decision Making Certificate Curriculum

    (Need 9 credit hours)

    • BZAN 7320 Business Modeling for Comp Advantage (REQUIRED)
    • SCM 7380 Enterprise Operations and Business Intelligence (REQUIRED)
    • Choose 3 credit hours from:

    • MIS 7397 Predictive Analytics
    • FINA 7A10 Intermediate Corporate Finance Valuation
    • FINA 7A30 Advanced Corporate Finance
    • FINA 7A33 Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures
    • FINA 7372 Upstream Economics
    • FINA 7373 Petrochem and Refining Econ
    • FINA/MANA 7329 Behavioral Finance
    • FINA 7397 Financial Engineering
    • BZAN 7397 Math and Sports

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Supply Chain Management Certificate Curriculum

    (need 13.5 credit hours)

    For students who are admitted Fall 2016 and later.

    • SCM 7A01 Business Process Management (REQUIRED)
    • SCM 7330 Demand Supply Integration
    • SCM 7350 Strategic Supply Management
    • SCM 7380 Enterprise Operations and Business Intelligence
    • SCM 7390 Global Supply Chain Management
    • BZAN 7320 Business Modeling for Competitive Advantage
    • SCM 7397/7A97 Selected Topics in Supply Chain Management* (With approval)

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.


Energy Certificates

Learn more: Bauer Energy Certificates

  • Economics of the Energy Value Chain Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

    For students who are admitted Fall 2016 and later.

    • FINA 7371 Energy Value Chain
    • FINA 7372 Upstream Economics
    • FINA 7373 Petrochemical & Refining Economics
    • FINA 7397 Energy Value Creation
    • FINA 7397 Future of Value Creation in the O & G Industry
    • FINA 7397 Midstream Energy Finance
    • FINA 7397 Electric Power Markets
    • GENB 7397 Capturing Upstream Growth Opportunities

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Energy Finance Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

    For students who are admitted Fall 2016 and later.

    • FINA 7A97 Fixed Income Security Analysis
    • FINA 7A30 Advanced Corporate Finance
    • FINA 7A33 Mergers & Acquisitions
    • FINA 7A97 Strategy for Project Finance
    • FINA 7A97 Techniques for Project Finance
    • FINA 7352 Energy Derivatives
    • FINA 7360 International Finance
    • FINA 7397 Energy Value Creation
    • FINA 7397 Energy Insurance and Risk Management
    • FINA 7397 Future of Value Creation in the O & G Industry
    • ACCT 7397 Oil and Gas Accounting

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Energy Investment Analysis Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

    For students who are admitted Fall 2016 and later.

    • FINA 7A97 Fixed Income Security Analysis
    • FINA 7A30 Advanced Corporate Finance
    • FINA 7A33 Mergers & Acquisitions
    • FINA 7A97 Strategy for Project Finance
    • FINA 7A97 Techniques for Project Finance
    • FINA 7360 International Finance
    • FINA 7376 Energy Trading
    • FINA 7397 Energy Analysis
    • FINA 7397 Financial Risk Management
    • FINA 7397 Future of Value Creation in the O & G Industry
    • FINA 7397 Midstream Energy Finance
    • FINA 7397 Energy Value Creation
    • FINA 7397 Electric Power Markets
    • ACCT 7397 Oil and Gas Accounting
    • BZAN 7320 Business Modeling for Competitive Advantage

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Energy Risk Management Certificate Curriculum

    (need 12 credit hours)

    For students who are admitted Fall 2016 and later.

    • FINA 7352 Energy Derivatives (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A10 Intermediate Corporate Finance: Valuation
    • FINA 7A97 Fixed Income Security Analysis
    • FINA 7A33 Mergers & Acquisitions
    • FINA 7371 The Energy Value Chain
    • FINA 7350 Derivatives I: Options
    • FINA 7351 Derivatives II: Forwards,Futures and Swaps
    • FINA 7376 Energy Trading
    • FINA 7397 Financial Engineering
    • FINA 7397 Energy Analysis
    • FINA 7397 Financial Risk Management
    • FINA 7397 Energy Insurance and Risk Management
    • FINA 7397 Future of Value Creation in the O & G Industry
    • FINA 7397 Energy Value Creation
    • MIS 7397 Energy Trading Systems

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.


Finance & Real Estate Certificates

Learn more: Finance Certificates | Real Estate Certificate

  • Corporate Finance Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

    • FINA 7A10 Intermediate Corporate Finance Valuation (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A20 Capital Markets (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A30 Advanced Corporate Finance (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A33 Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7360 International Finance (REQUIRED)

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Financial Services Management Certificate Curriculum

    (need 15 credit hours)

    • FINA 7397 Applied Equity Portolio Management (9 credit hours Cougar Investment Fund) (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7397 Financial Analysis and Corporate Strategy (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A20 Capital Markets (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A23 Portfolio Theory & Practice (REQUIRED)

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Investment Analysis Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

    • FINA 7A10 Intermediate Corporate Finance Valuation (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A20 Capital Markets (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A23 Portfolio Theory & Practice (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A97 Fixed Income Security Analysis (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A97 Personal Financial Planning
    • FINA 7350 Derivatives I: Options
    • FINA 7397 Financial Engineering

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Investment Banking and Private Equity Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

     

    • FINA 7A10 Intermediate Corporate Finance Valuation (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A20 Capital Markets (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A30 Advanced Corporate Finance (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7A33 Mergers and Acquisitions (REQUIRED)
    • FINA 7326 Private Equity and Investment Banking (REQUIRED)

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Real Estate Certificate Curriculum

    (need 12 credit hours)

    For students who are admitted Fall 2016 and later.

    • FINA 7397 Essentials of Real Estate Principles
    • FINA 7380 Real Estate Finance & Investment
    • FINA 7397 Developing a Real Estate Project
    • FINA 7397 Real Estate Market Research and Valuation

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.


Management Certificates

Learn more: Global Management Certificate | Human Resource Management Certificate | Leadership Development Certificate

  • Global Management Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

    For students who are admitted Fall 2016 and later.

    • MANA 7343 Int'l Legal Environment of Mana -(Prague)
    • MANA 7346 Global Human Resource Management - (Berlin)
    • MANA 7351 Managing Global Organizations
    • MANA 7352 International Management of Technology
    • MANA 7353 Regional Issues in Global Mana - (Chile/Prague)
    • MANA 7375/7A97 (1.5 hrs) Global Leadership
    • MANA 7397 Globalization: Stakeholder Perspect
    • MANA 7397 Cross-Cultur Bus Communication - (Prague)
    • **MANA 7397 Current Issues in International Business
    • MANA 7397 Positive Leadership in a Global Context - (Berlin)
    • MANA 7397 Managerial Issues in International Businessv
    • MANA 7397 Cultural Issues - (Chile)
    • MANA 7397 Global Strategy
    • MANA 7397 Strategic Leadership in Emerging Markets
    • INTB 7365 Business and World Economy - (Chile/China)
    • GENB 6330 International Environment of Business - (China)
    • GENB 7334/FINA 7397 Brainstorming to Bankrolling: Beyond the Classroom

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Human Resource Management Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

    For students who are admitted Fall 2016 and later.

    • MANA 7336 Human Resource Management (REQUIRED)
    • MANA 7330 Legal Environment of Management
    • MANA 7334 Management Development & Career Planning
    • MANA 7344 Employee and Labor Relations
    • MANA 7346 Global Human Resource Management - (Berlin)
    • MANA 7355 Staffing & Performance Improvement Systems
    • MANA 7356 Diversity Management
    • MANA 7358 Compensation and Benefits
    • MANA 7397 HR Management in Oil & Gas Sector
    • MANA/FINA 7329 Behavioral Finance

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Leadership Development Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

    For students who are admitted Fall 2016 and later.

    • MANA 7339 Leadership Development (REQUIRED)
    • MANA 7375/7A97 Global Leadership
    • MANA 7332 Effective Negotiating
    • MANA 7338 Org Power, Politics & Culture
    • MANA 7340 Management of High Technology Organizations
    • MANA 7347 Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
    • MANA 7362 Leading Change
    • MANA 7363 Managing Innovation and Creativity
    • MANA 7397 Global Strategy
    • MANA 7397 Leadership and Corporate Governance
    • MANA 7397 Positive Leadership in a Global Context - (Berlin)
    • MANA 7397 Strategic Leadership in Emerging Markets

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.


Marketing & Entrepreneurship Certificates

Learn more: Marketing & Entrepreneurship Certificates >>

  • Business Consulting Certificate Curriculum

    (Need 9 credit hours)

    For students who are admitted Fall 2016 and later.

    • GENB/MARK 7393 Consulting Lab 1 (REQUIRED)
    • GENB/MARK 7394 Consulting Lab 2 (REQUIRED)
    • Choose 3 credit hours from:

    • MARK 7362 Management of Marketing Information or
    • GENB 7344/FINA 7397 Brainstorming to Bankrolling: Beyond the Classroom

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Entrepreneurship Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

    For students who are admitted Fall 2016 and later.

    • ENTR 7336 Entrepreneurship Overview (OR)
      ENTR 7390 Technology Entrepreneurship (REQUIRED) (Cannot receive credit for both)
    • ENTR 7337 Entrepreneurship Capital & Legal Forms
    • ENTR 7393 RED Labs Pre-Accelerator
    • ENTR 7394 RED Labs Accelerator
    • ENTR 7339 Venture Fund
    • ENTR 7397 Family Business
    • FINA 7326 Private Equity and Investment Banking
    • GENB 7334/FINA 7397 Brainstorm. to Bankroll.: Beyond Class

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Marketing Analysis Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

    For students who are admitted Fall 2016 and later.

    • MARK 7333 Search Engine Marketing
    • MARK 7362 Management of Marketing Information
    • MARK 7371 Pricing Strategy
    • GENB 7334/FINA 7397 Customer Relationship Managment and Database Marketing

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Product Management Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

    • MARK 7362 Management of Marketing Information (REQUIRED)
    • MARK 7368 Integrated Marketing Communication (REQUIRED)
    • MARK 7369 International Marketing (Paris)
    • MARK 7374 New Product Development
    • MARK 7376 Brand Management
    • MARK 7397 Luxury Branding (Paris)

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.

  • Sales Leadership Certificate Curriculum

    (need 9 credit hours)

    • MARK 7377 Customer Relationship Management
    • MARK 7378 Strategic Selling
    • MARK 7397 Business to Business Marketing
    • MARK 7397 Sales Leadership
    • MARK 7397 Managing Sales Force Productivity

    Elective certificates are only offered to actively-enrolled MBA and MS students. The only exception applies to MBA and MS alumni, who may also return to pursue certificates.