Kansas State University is now offering a graduate certificate in the Management of Animal Health Related Organizations through its online education program. The purpose of the certificate is to improve the effectiveness of companies in the animal health industry by educating employees and preparing them to take on more responsibilities and expand their career opportunities. The lead course will focus on the managerial challenges and dynamics of the animal health industry. This will be followed by business functional area courses that draw on examples from a range of industries. The certificate program will end with a detailed project that is based on a practical need in the employing organization.
The Graduate Certificate in the Management of Animal Health Related Organizations provides skills in:
- Advanced business knowledge in management
- Improved effectiveness of animal health industry business functions
- Managerial challenges and dynamics of the animal health industry
Requirements include a 3.0 minimum GPA on teh last 60 hours of a bachelor's program (or 3.0 minimum graduate GPA). The 16 graduate credit hours of coursework completed for this graduate certificate program can be applied toward the completion of an MBA degree at K-State, toward K-State's Business Administration graduate certificate, or toward CE for veterinarians.