Management Certificate of Graduate Study

Management Certificate of Graduate Study

Unlock Your Potential

Earn a Management Certificate

The Management Certificate of Graduate Study (COGS) courses offered by Rowan University’s Rohrer College of Business (RCB):

  • will help you cultivate a well-rounded management perspective and expand your knowledge of strategic planning, leadership concepts, legal issues and responsibilities at the supervisory level, and how to leverage analytics to better serve in a managerial role;
  • are a valuable stand-alone credential on your way to earning a master’s degree;
  • are ideal for those who have not yet taken the Graduate Admission Test (GMAT) as the GMAT is not required for admission to the COGS program; and
  • are fully transferrable into the MBA program at Rowan in the future to satisfy a Management area of concentration.

Stand Out in Your Field

Take steps toward evolving your organizational, logistical, and analytical aptitude and increasing your communication skills with a Certificate of Graduate Study in Management. The need for exemplary and experienced managers who can adeptly optimize resources, systems, processes, and labor is ubiquitous across sectors—health care, government, nonprofit, corporate, the service industry, and more.

Good management is the key to any organization’s success. Learn the newest trends in management, strategic planning, leveraging analytics—for smoother processes and quality assurance—and how to make a vital difference to an organization’s success as well as to the daily lives of its employees.

Quality managers are needed in every industry. Some industries of interest managers are needed in are:

  • technology
  • retail and fashion;
  • art and entertainment;
  • sports entertainment;
  • construction and design;
  • health care administration;
  • food and hospitality; and
  • client-facing sales.

Why Choose a COGS?

A COGS pathway makes it possible to immediately focus on a specialized area of interest strategically tailored for your next career move or the next step in your education. The admissions process for a COGS is more streamlined than for a full degree, allowing a simpler entry point to explore graduate studies.

Pursuing a Certificate of Graduate Study (COGS) can contribute to your earning a promotion or higher pay, expand your responsibilities in your current role, and make your resume stand out.

Gain expertise you can add to your repertoire and resume now. Elevate your strategic and critical-thinking dexterity, revitalize your skill set, improve your leadership and management potential, and give your work performance more agility and depth. 

Admissions Information

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During our Program-Hosted Info Sessions, you'll learn about curriculum options, how our programs fit into a variety of career paths, admissions requirements, tuition and financial aid, and other important points for your planning and decision-making needs.

Learn More About Our Students and Alumni

Our MBA, MS Finance, Certificate students, and alumni bring a wide range of industry experience and varied career goals to the Rohrer College of Business (RCB). To learn more about some of our brightest RCB students and alumni, check out these select stories to get a sense of who might be your new contacts if you join us as a student or the type of talent you might hire if you’re looking to grow your team.