Business Certificates

School of Business, Technology, and Health Care Administration

Update your skills and expand your career options with specialized knowledge you can use immediately on the job. Plus, the graduate credits you earn can be applied to your next Capella degree.

Gain the skills you need to advance in business

An online business certificate from Capella can help you develop specialized business knowledge. Our practical, relevant coursework can help you master evidence-based decision-making in the workplace.

You’ll expand key skills, which you can use in your daily work, or build on if you choose to pursue a BS in Business or an MBA.

We offer an undergraduate certificate in accounting, and two graduate certificates—business administration and human resource management—all designed to help you flexibly grow your skills and become proficient in an area to help you meet your career goals.

Business certificates

Learn more about admissions requirements, costs, and courses for your specialization.

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Accredited & recognized

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Accreditation and recognitions provide the assurance we meet standards for quality of faculty, curriculum, learner services, and fiscal stability. See all of our accreditations and recognitions

Why choose Capella?

Online education. Two ways.

Each of us has unique preferences for the way we learn. That’s why we offer two online learning formats—GuidedPath and FlexPath—to give you options. Both provide 100% competency-based learning. Not sure which learning path to choose? Our Path Finder Quiz can help you decide.

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Faculty support

Our courses are taught by distinguished faculty members who hold top credentials and have hands-on expertise in their fields. They know what you need to know today.

Earn credits toward a degree

Let your certificate stand alone to demonstrate specialized knowledge, or apply the credits to a Capella degree in the same area.

Full Access to WSJ

Capella University has teamed with The Wall Street Journal to offer business students full digital access to the most timely, relevant business news, enhancing your academic experience and giving you a competitive edge in your career.

Ready for the next step?

Learning online doesn't mean going it alone. Help is here. From faculty, coaches, advisors, and more. Plus a supportive community of students who are as passionate about their careers as you are about yours.