Hop on the Fast Track to Bigger, Better Business

With a Graduate Certificate in Business Administration

A no-nonsense crash course in business fundamentals.

High-Value Toolkit

Our certificate gears you with the robust toolkit to rise in any commercial or business enterprise. You’ll obtain essential business management skills through courses in finance, accounting, marketing, business law, and more.

Expedited Program

With just six courses, this program takes only one year to finish. And to cut stress and ensure on-time completion, we enroll you automatically in all courses.

Flexible, Work-Friendly Format

To fit your busy lifestyle, classes meet only one night per week and every other Saturday morning. That way, you can keep your obligations, professional or otherwise, as you move through the program.

Skip the GMAT

If you have an MBA in your sights, the successful completion of this certificate waives the GMAT requirement for your admission to CSUN’s nationally-ranked MBA program.

Financial Aid: If admitted to this program you may be eligible for Financial Aid. For more information, please visit the Financial Aid page.

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About the Program

All GCBA courses focus on establishing business management skills, emphasize core business disciplines and are taught by faculty from CSUN's David Nazarian College of Business and Economics, which is listed among The Princeton Review's "Best Business Schools".


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