Graduate Certificate in Business Fundamentals
Suffolk's Graduate Certificate in Business Fundamentals (GCBF) is a six-course program that covers the fundamental skills and knowledge needed to succeed in a business environment. Courses include the fundamentals of economics, statistics, operations, accounting, finance, and marketing. This program is designed for those who have no previous business background.
As a part-time student, you can complete the GCBF in as few as nine months. If you apply to the MSF degree program at the Sawyer Business School within a year of completing this certificate and earn a GPA of 3 or higher, you won't need to take the GRE or GMAT.
Applying to the Graduate Certificate in Business Fundamentals at Suffolk
Fall Semester: March 15 (priority), then rolling
Spring Semester: October 15 (priority), then rolling
Summer Semester: April 1 (priority), then rolling
Learn about the advantages of priority applications.
- Completed online application
- $50 application fee (waived for students who visit campus)
- Official transcripts for all post-secondary education
- Goal statement (essay)
- Letter of recommendation (Learn more)
Paying for Graduate School
|Cost Per Credit (2019-2020)||$1,519|
Courses & Requirements
Learn more about the classes, requirements, and different options available to complete the program.