Villanova University's 100% online not-for-credit certificate programs are led by respected faculty who are experts in their fields. At your convenience, you can earn a multi-course certificate in a variety of professional disciplines and prepare for professional certifications.
Help your organization improve efficiency and enhance bottom line results with Agile. The Agile Managment programs will enable you to see quicker wins and create higher quality deliverables through an incremental approach to projects. What’s more, the programs align with major certifying bodies, enabling you to prepare for multiple industry certifications by completing a single program.
Villanova offers courses for those new to the field and practicing professionals, including several individual courses in project management.
Participants new to Six Sigma and experienced practitioners discover how Six Sigma strategies and tactics fit into a larger management system and how to apply advanced tools and methodologies to solve critical business process problems.
As a complete management or “all-inclusive” approach to aligning an organization’s business processes, Business Process Management (BPM) drives fundamental change that delivers enhanced revenue and lowered costs. BPM promotes business effectiveness and efficiency while striving for increased innovation, flexibility, and better integration with technology. Gain critical knowledge to lead organizational change and earn valuable credentials with a Certified Professional in Business Process Management (CPBPM) certification and Certificate in Business Process Management.
This program is designed for professionals who want to propel their career in the business or legal side of any level of organized sports. The Certificate in Business and Law of Sports provides critical insight for navigating the complexities of contract negotiations, sports industry labor laws, as well as hot-button issues like concussions, doping and illegal betting.
Agile methodologies help you master the fundamentals of commercial and government contract best practices and regulations and trace the contracting process from requisitioning through contract closeout. Learn more about the latest advances in contract management with Agile!
Based around current methods and experienced experts, this program addresses topics necessary to protecting critical government and private industry information systems in today’s highly vulnerable security environment. The program provides information assurance training, and prepares professionals to earn certifications including CompTIA Security+™.
Gain skills to determine the business requirements that drive IT related projects and how to have an effective information system in place to ensure timely delivery of cost-effective products. Prepare for CBAP® certification testing.
Turn data into dollars and numbers into knowledge with business intelligence! Through historical analysis and forecasting, you’ll learn to leverage existing data and capture new information that can help your company succeed. This comprehensive program is designed to arm you with new skills in data warehousing, modeling, analysis and architecture, and also provides certification as a Certified Professional in Business Intelligence (CPBI).
Provides human resource specialists new tools for successful performance on the job and prepares students to take one of the two new certifications offered through the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM®). You can prepare for either the SHRM™ Certified Professional (SHRM-CP™) or the SHRM™ Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP™).
An in-depth course that focuses on proven leadership strategies, giving participants the tools and techniques needed to enhance their leadership practices and improve their organizations. Expand your leadership skills even more with our Maximizing Team Effectiveness course, which teaches you how to manage others in one-on-one settings and how to manage teams and stakeholders.
VA Benefit Eligibility: Visit the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Web Enabled Approval Management System (WEAMS) to view which programs of study or courses are currently certified. Benefit certification depends upon your VA determined eligibility, enrollment status and certified program of study.