Certificate Details

The Vanderbilt Certificate in Management Fundamentals provides core management principles to help develop the skills that achieve results. You will gain the wisdom to ask the right questions and the confidence to make informed decisions. This series offers strategies and a comprehensive set of tools for managing your organization, including the areas of operations, finance and accounting, marketing and innovation. 

Who is this certificate for?

 This certificate is right for those who want to focus intensely on building the specific skills necessary to be a highly effective manager.

  • Manager (of any level or function)
  • Director, board member or rising executive
  • Entrepreneur or small-business owner

Program Length

From eight to 10 days (depending on selected programs) over a 36-month (three-year) period.

Program Cost

$9,000 (Price includes all materials, breakfast and lunch; lodging and travel not included.)

Program Requirements

Select four of the following programs to complete the certificate. Click on the program titles for the course description and faculty.

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The number of Certificates of Excellence that Vanderbilt Executive Education has awarded since introducing the four-course series in 2012.

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