Certificate Programs by Interest Area

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Below is a list of Penn State’s certificate programs categorized by area of interest. This listing serves as a guide to help students identify certificates within general areas of study. Information about certificate programs and a comprehensive list is available in the Undergraduate Degree Programs Bulletin. Students should discuss their interests and plans with an academic adviser.

Click on one or more interest areas to view related certificates:

Interest Areas

Art and Design


Accounting, Business, and Computer Skills for Professionals Certificate
Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics
Advanced Business
Advanced Entrepreneurship
Advanced Foundation in Business Administration
Advanced Foundations in Business
Advanced General Business
Basic Business
Basic Entrepreneurship
Business Administration
Business Administration for Professionals
Business and Professional Writing
Business Concepts Certificate
Business Essentials
Business Essentials for Professionals
Business Management
Business Management
Communication Skills for Business Professionals
Corporate Control and Analysis
Enterprise Architecture
Enterprise Resource Planning with Oracle
Entrepreneur Certificate
Entrepreneurship Certificate
ERP Certificate with SAP
Financial Accounting
Financial Controllership
Financial Planning
Financial Risk Management
Financial Services Sales Certificate
Foundation in Business Administration I
Foundation in Business Administration II
Foundations in Business
Foundations of Business
Foundations of Supply Chain ERP Systems
Fundamentals of Enterprise Integration
General Business
Health Care Leadership
Health Care Management
Human Resources Management
Human Resources Management
Information Sciences & Technology Business Integration Certificate
Introduction to Business Management
Introduction to Corporate Communication
IST Certificate for Business
Labor Studies and Employment Relations
Marketing Management
Marketing Management
Operational Excellence for Professionals
Oracle eBusiness Suite
Organizational Communication
Professional Sales
Project Management Certificate
Project Management Communication
Small Business Managers
Smeal College Business Fundamentals
Sports Administration
Supervisory Leadership for Professionals
Supervisory Management
Supervisory Management
Supply Chain Administration Certificate
Supply Chain and Operations
Supply Chain Management
Supply Chain and Materials MGMT—Tobyhanna Army Depot
Systems, Applications, and Products in Data Processing


Cultures and World Languages

Earth Science, Environment, and Energy


Engineering and Technology


Science and Agriculture

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Certificates for Special Populations

Last Update: March 2016