Certificate Programs/ Professional Certificates

Certificate Programs

Fairfield University's Charles F. Dolan School of Business has certificate programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and professional level. Whether you're a part-time student, working professional, or lifelong learner, we offer specialized programs that will enhance your resume, teach you news skills, enhance your competency in a specific field, or prepare for a job change.

Fairfield University's Dolan School of Business can assist your organization with results driven programming to reach your goals. Our subject matter experts will customize a program, onsite, online or on our campus that will provide successful solutions. To learn more about what options we could provide, visit our community engagement page, contact Interim Dean Mark Ligas or call (203) 254-4070.

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Programs

These programs are for working professionals or lifelong learners who have earned a bachelor's degree but need to enhance a resume, improve skills, prepare for a job change, or just want to continue to learn in a field they did not major in at college. A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college is required.

  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing
  • MBA Prep Certificate

Graduate Business Certificates

Fairfield University's Dolan School of Business offers certificate programs to advance your career. Whether you're a working professional or part-time student, we offer specialized programs to enhance your resume, teach you news skills, further your competency in a specific field or prepare you for a change in your career.

Our certificates are designed to be flexible and we offer a combination of online and in-class coursework, which can be completed as a part-time or full-time student. Our certificate programs are also a great option for professionals who want to pursue a specific field but are not ready to commit to a master’s program.

A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college is required. Learn more about two of our cutting-edge certificates.

Post Graduate Degree Certificates

The 15-credit program is designed to provide a complete integration between the theory and practice of contemporary business. The C.A.S. programs are suitable for working professionals who have already earned a graduate degree, but whose responsibilities are currently or are expected to be in a particular specialty and desire greater depth of academic preparation in that subject area, or for individuals outside of the area who desire to understand multifunctional thinking in order to compete effectively in the marketplace.

Professional Certificate Programs

These programs are for working professionals or lifelong learners who are looking for a particular designation or certificate for their career. These certificate courses are not for credit but are recognized by the specific profession.

Certified Financial Planner (CFP®)

Human Resource Management (SHRM®)

 

If you decide to register for a course after reviewing the program details; please follow the steps below:

  • Step One: Obtain a Fairfield Student ID# -
  • When prompted on the drop down menu 
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Programs – should select “Credit Certificate Program”
  • Professional Certificate Programs – should select “Non-Credit Certificate Program”
  • Step Two: Obtain a NetID - make sure you have your Student ID# ready.
  • Step Three: Email J.Eve Liptak your student ID# and she will prepare your student file for registration.  Once notified by Eve Liptak that your account is read you may register online.
  • Step Four: Online Registration from my.fairfield.edu portal.

Fairfield University can customized an on-site program for your company. Contact Eve Liptak.

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