Technology and Innovation Certificate of Graduate Study

Technology and Innovation Certificate of Graduate Study

Unlock Your Potential

Earn a Technology and Innovation Certificate

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

  • will expand your entrepreneurial mindset and ability to use advancements in technology to solve business problems and improve an organization’s performance;
  • will train you in electronic commerce, quantitative analytics, and how to create and leverage processes for a competitive advantage, as well as other specialized areas of entrepreneurship related to technology;
  • 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 to satisfy an Entrepreneurship area of concentration at Rowan in the future. For this option, students must work with their academic advisor to ensure courses selected will satisfy area of Concentration requirements.

Stand Out in Your Field

Entrepreneurial mindsets are in demand across industries. A COGS in Technology and Innovation is ideal for current or aspiring professionals interested in using technology to offer business solutions across sectors or support entrepreneurial endeavors within their current field. Master e-commerce, digital marketing, web safety, legal issues on the web, and more.

Hone your creativity to maximize innovation and develop an entrepreneurial mode of thinking, planning, and organizing. Solve business issues using process and quantitative analytics. Entrepreneurship know-how benefits managers, CEOS, HR personnel, and any business leaders who act as decision-makers with responsibilities including enhancing the health of an organization and leveraging it for success.

Long-term career goals might include working with large corporations and transforming current business processes or even starting a unique business concept from scratch. Specific career opportunities include:

  • startups;
  • venture capital;
  • real estate;
  • corporate innovation;
  • new product development, and sales.

Why Choose a COGS?

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.