Graduate Certificate in Management

Social Sciences Track

The Graduate Certificate in Management will allow students from a variety of graduate disciplines the opportunity to gain professional management and business skills suitable for managerial and administrative work roles.  Through skill-based learning and hands-on application, the curriculum prepares students for management positions by improving their knowledge and awareness of professional management duties, increasing opportunities for advancement, strengthening necessary communication skills for today's advanced society, and developing a big-picture view of professional management.

Enrollment is only open to post-baccalaureate students who meet admission requirements to the Winthrop MBA program (based on undergraduate GPA and GMAT or GRE score) and to active, degree-seeking graduate students in good-standing at Winthrop University. 


Graduate Program Director: 
Vanessa Valdez

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      Time to completion: 1 year

      Total Credits: 12

      Format: Campus-based

      • ACCT 680 Accounting for Managers (3)

      • MGMT 622 Advanced Human Resource Management and Labor Relations  (3)  

      • MGMT 680 Organizational Leadership and Communications (3)

      • MKTG 680 Marketing Management (3)


        Total Semester Hours: 12 

     Graduate Certificate in Management: No application deadline, rolling admission.

    Application requirements for the Graduate Certificate in Management program include:

    • Complete the online graduate school application. Select the "Certificate in Management" as the program to which you wish to apply.

    • Have official transcript(s) of all undergraduate and graduate coursework sent to Graduate Studies, Winthrop University, 211 Tillman Hall, Rock Hill, SC 29733. Transcripts must be sent to our office directly from the issuing institutions.

    • Have official GMAT or GRE score sent to the Graduate Studies office. After submitting the online application, applicants can request a GMAT/GRE waiver if qualified. Winthrop's test reporting code is 5910.



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