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Online Graduate Certificate in Business Foundations



Earn a 100% online certificate in Business Foundations at The University of Toledo. Gain a competitive edge, whether you’re already in the field or want to join this lucrative, expanding marketplace. This certificate program is designed for both graduate students and working professionals seeking business education credentials to potentially advance their career.


The University of Toledo is a 4 year, public, regionally accredited university that has been serving students since 1872. As a student, you will enjoy: direct contact with your advisors and interactive faculty to help you achieve your goals. UToledo also has many resources that a large institution offers such as; eTutoring, IT Help Desk, and eLibrary.


Earn a certificate entirely online in Business Foundations. Students will learn the effects of accounting transactions of financial statements, alternate accounting reporting methods, financial statements, basic cost classifications, and cost analysis procedures.  After completion of the certificate, students will be able to: apply concepts relative to marketing strategy including, the marketing environment, segmentation, targeting, positioning, and the marketing mix. Designing product and services processes, and applying concepts to service organizations, inventory management, scheduling, and project management are additional outcomes of this 100% online certificate program.

Courses include:

  • ACCT 5000 Financial and Managerial Accounting
  • FINA 5310 Managerial Finance
  • MKTG 5410 Marketing Systems
  • OSCM 5510 Business Statistics with Computer Applications
  • OSCM 5520 Analysis of Manufacturing Service Systems


The Business Foundations Certificate provides students with a foundation in business disciplines, such as accounting, finance, marketing and management. The certificate allows graduates to build and enhance their skills and knowledge to grow within their career.

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Last Updated: 10/18/23