Continuing Your Education

Our certification programs provide professional skills for career transition in a variety of public and private business sectors. These programs are intended for those who have an interest in gaining additional knowledge for career transition. Advanced Certificate programs provide a theoretical foundation for working professionals who have completed a minimum of an associate degree.

General Management Certificate Program Overview

Enhance your career by developing the skills you need to become a successful manager. The General Management Certificate program through University of the Potomac provides you with the knowledge and managerial skills required to become a successful and effective manager. Our general management training courses focus on the business communication, functions of management and external factors affecting business. Take your career to the next level with a certificate in general management.

Required Courses

  • MGMT 305 Organizational Communication (3 credits)
  • MGMT 360 Leadership (3 credits)
  • MGMT 365 Managing Conflict and Change (3 credits)
  • MGMT 417 Human Resource Management (3 credits)
  • MGMT 424 Negotiations Management (3 credits)
  • MGMT 427 Operations Management (3 credits)

Ready To Apply? Great! Here's What You Need To Do:

  • Complete an interview with an admissions representative.
  • Submit a completed application.
  • Submit transcripts from all previous colleges/universities attended. The College must receive official transcripts within eight weeks of a student’s start date.
  • Submit grade reports or scores from any recognized college equivalency examination. (e.g., CLEP, DANTES, and Advanced Placement).
  • Submit certificates from any corporate education training programs or professional development.1
  • Submit transcript request forms for all colleges attended.2
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1: A student may be required to register with ACE, if official transcripts are not available from his/her company, to determine appropriate credit for corporate training programs.

2: An ACE military evaluation form may be required to determine appropriate credit for military training.

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