You’re ready to learn more and do more. Challenge yourself to keep learning with one of our graduate certificates.

Enhance your skills with a graduate certificate. All courses offered are for-credit, will be included on your transcript, and are offered online and on campus through the College of Business. Online students receive the same courses taught by the same faculty as those who attend on-campus courses. Certificate courses may be taken as standalone professional development, combined to earn a certificate, or used to complete degree program coursework.


Completing this certificate gives students a solid background in business finance and investments. Students then can dive deeper in the investments area or corporate financial management.


Applications are everywhere and used in nearly every industry. The Business Application Development Graduate Certificate from CSU’s College of Business is created to teach business, computer science, engineering and IT professionals the knowledge and expertise in Application Development for business. This certificate is offered as an online or on campus program. Gain practical, hands-on problem-solving skills to design and build business applications using modern software development techniques, tools and technologies. 


This certificate is designed for those who work in information technology (IT), who have clients in technology fields, or who want a broad introduction to information systems. Students learn to strategically implement technology within organizations and get a managerial-level understanding of infrastructure, applications, and the industry’s latest data analysis tools.


Completing the business intelligence certificate positions students to bring value to companies across many sectors. Students learn how to harness vast data stores to solve problems, enhance decision-making, and discover new business opportunities.


Created for business, engineering and IT professionals who want to increase their knowledge, expertise and gain relevant skills in cybersecurity and information assurance. The Cybersecurity Graduate Certificate from Colorado State University’s College of Business offered as an online or on campus program. Learn how to: set up and troubleshoot hardware and software for a computer network, identify system vulnerabilities and common security problems, perform risk-and-cost-benefit analysis, configure web protocols, secure servers, configure a firewall, install intrusion detection systems, understand forensic procedures and more.


This certificate is designed for both technical and non-technical students who want to gain the knowledge and skills relating to software development or IT project management. This certificate also prepares students to sit for the PMP® Certification or the CAP-M® Certification exams.


This certificate provides students with a robust foundation in marketing. Courses allow students to develop a deeper knowledge of strategy and planning, sales management, consumer behavior, service marketing, and market research.


Our business management online graduate certificate is designed for professionals with limited business backgrounds seeking industry-level knowledge in fundamental areas of management, marketing, finance and more. Covering a broad base of business topics, this online certificate is ideal for working professionals looking to establish their business career or seek advancement opportunities.