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Online Certificate Course

MBA Essentials Online Certificate Course

Gain holistic business and leadership skills to become a better manager, with this essential toolkit for the contemporary business environment.
10 weeks, excluding orientation
8-12 hours per week entirely online
Course modules relased weekly
Flexible Payment options available
Overview

MBA-ready skills not only set you apart as a working professional or MBA applicant, they also increase your long-term career development potential. As the demand for soft business skills continues to soar, and the contemporary business environment becomes increasingly competitive, working professionals need to gain MBA-level skills in a short amount of time for career growth. 

The MBA Essentials online certificate course equips you with holistic business skills to thrive in any business environment, at a fraction of the cost and commitment of a full MBA*. This course balances the knowledge and theory which will enable you to think differently with the practical skills and techniques required to achieve a greater impact and career growth within your organisation. Gaining these skills online and in a short period of time, you’re able to continue working whilst you study.

Developed by LSE academics from the Departments of Management and Accounting, this MBA Essentials online certificate course empowers you to make better business decisions as you lead with influence, by focussing on three core pillars of business leadership:

  • The strategic environment
  • The financial toolkit
  • The human element

*Note: this MBA Essentials online certificate course is not the equivalent of an MBA degree. Furthermore, it is a certificate course, not a credit-bearing course.

Courses:
9
Assessment method:
Quiz, Presentation, Coursework
Duration:
9-12 months
Study mode:
Self study & live class
Outcome
  1. Identity and maximise your organization´s strategic competitive advantage
  2. Analyze and optimise the performance of a business using technical business tools
  3. Use human behaviour insights and frameworks to influence decisions at all levels of your organisation
Admision Criteria

The program is tailored for mid-career professionals form a diverse set of industry backgrounds, and is highly selective. Its values, but does not assume, prior management and executive experience, and has the following minimum requirements:

Undergraduate / bachelor´s degree
Minimum 7 years industry experience
English language proficiency
Curriculum

The curriculum is comprised of 8 required concentrations plus a minimum of 3 specializations during the course of study

CORE CURRICULUM
SPECIALIZATIONS
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Faculty

The design of this MBA Essentials online certificate course is guided by LSE faculty, as well as industry experts, who will share their experience and in-depth knowledge with you throughout the course.

Professor Connson Locke
Professioral Lecturer in Management
Professor Connson Locke
Professioral Lecturer in Management
Professor Connson Locke
Professioral Lecturer in Management
Professor Connson Locke
Professioral Lecturer in Management
Professor Connson Locke
Professioral Lecturer in Management
Professor Connson Locke
Professioral Lecturer in Management
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MBA-ready skills not only set you apart as a working professional or MBA applicant, they also increase your long-term career development potential. As the demand for soft business skills continues to soar, and the contemporary business environment becomes increasingly competitive, working professionals need to gain MBA-level skills in a short amount of time for career growth. 

The MBA Essentials online certificate course equips you with holistic business skills to thrive in any business environment, at a fraction of the cost and commitment of a full MBA*. This course balances the knowledge and theory which will enable you to think differently with the practical skills and techniques required to achieve a greater impact and career growth within your organisation. Gaining these skills online and in a short period of time, you’re able to continue working whilst you study.

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