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Why Get A Certificate

Sharpen your business skills without disrupting the workplace. Professional Development Certificates from the Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional & Executive Development provide real-world business tools and techniques that can be applied immediately, so your professional development journey will positively impact your career and your organization.

Through these certificates, you’ll utilize self-assessments, case studies, and peer-to-peer learning to create actionable plans to improve individual and team performance.

Immediate Results

Whether you’re looking to gain a competitive advantage in the labor market or transition to a new career, our certificates add credibility to your work-ready skill set. Through the completion of this certificate, you’ll:

  • Learn from instructors with real-world business experience
  • Build your professional network
  • Discover new ways of doing business that raise your value and improve your organization

There is no cost or commitment to enroll in a certificate program. By doing so, we’re better able to support your professional development needs.



Business Analysis

Gain advanced decision-making skills. These programs will help you learn how to use complex business information that’s relevant to your position and your organization’s competitive advantage.

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Lean Six Sigma

Bring your quality, cost, and response-time challenges to this program. Together, we’ll pinpoint areas to maximize efficiency and streamline redundancy, so you'll be able to implement customized solutions that help fast track results and ROI.

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Learn how to improve business processes and identify root causes of problems that lead to increased customer satisfaction, reduced waste, and sustainable results.

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Lean Six Sigma Black Belts become skilled in using quantitative analysis; communication; stakeholder relations; change management; and project leadership.

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Management & Leadership

Gain the skills and confidence needed to manage and motivate teams, influence stakeholders, leverage resources, and enhance business processes to meet strategic goals.

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Become a valuable business contributor by learning how to align resources with strategic goals, persuade, influence, and negotiate effectively.

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Strengthen your leadership purpose and skills; gain an elevated, all-company view of strategy; and a complete grasp of organizational design and development.

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Prepare yourself for the complexities of organizational leadership and learn strategies to improve business performance.

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Project Management

Whether you manage small projects or large-scale initiatives, this certificate provides valuable training in business process management, communication, influence, and negotiation.

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