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Have you always wanted to learn the basic skills for effective business management?  BYU-Idaho's online Certificate in Business Fundamentals can give you the foundation you need in topics like accounting, business analysis, economics and marketing to begin your career in business.

This program provides students with an understanding of basic business skills for effective business management. 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

STUDENTS WITH THIS CERTIFICATE CAN BE SUITED FOR CAREERS IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:

  • Small Businesses
  • Corporations
  • Customer Service Organizations

To understand more about this program contact our online advising team at onlineadvising@byui.edu

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING:
ECON 150 Economic Principles and Problems - Micro 3
FDMAT 108 Math for the Real World 3
B 211 Business Fundamentals 3
B 215 Spreadsheet Analysis for Business 3
COMPLETE 1 OF THE FOLLOWING:
ACCTG 180 (for those interested in skill development) Survey of Accounting 3
ACCTG 201 (for those pursuing degrees) Financial Accounting 3

The time it takes to complete a BYU-Idaho online program depends on how many credits (or course hours) a student takes each semester. Most courses are worth two or three credits each. A certificate is comprised of 15-19 credits. An associate degree is comprised of 60 credits. And a bachelor's degree is 120 credits.

BYU-Idaho online courses are designed around the BYU-Idaho Learning Model, with learning activities adapted to the online environment. The class progresses together through the semester and there is frequent interaction between students and with the instructor. Courses taught online and on-campus are based on the same learning objectives.

Students who meet admission requirements can apply to begin the next available semester. Visit our Online Admissions page for information about qualifications, application deadlines, and how to apply.