Certificate in General Business Studies

General Business Studies

Want to get down to business? Isenberg’s General Business Studies Certificate will give you a foundation in business, accounting, finance, marketing and management. Excel in any field by advancing your business prowess with just five classes.

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Isenberg’s General Business Studies Certificate will equip you with the knowledge and skills required to create and manage budgets, identify business opportunities and effectively market to them, understand financial decisions, and learn about effective management philosophies and practices.

Our knowledgeable faculty—the same faculty who teach on campus—will guide you through the business world by teaching you the four pillars of business: accounting, finance, marketing and management. Our faculty are always eager to help students achieve their objectives.

A general foundation in business can benefit any student—whether you’re interested in business and want to learn more about it, you’re looking to gain a business perspective to apply to your current profession, or you want to diversify your non-business degree with a complementary certificate.

To earn a General Business Studies Certificate, you take 5 courses adding up to 15 credits. View our list of courses.


Certificate classes are $525 per credit, or $1575 per course. Five courses are required to earn your certificate.

Additional Fees

There is a $45 registration fee per semester, plus the cost of books and materials.

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