Dec 09, 2018  
2018-2019 Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Catalog

Marketing Graduate Certificate


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Program Information


The graduate certificate in marketing is designed for students interested in either acquiring knowledge in marketing, or in refreshing or extending their knowledge in the marketing field. The certificate requires completion, with a B average or better, of six courses (18 units) in marketing (prefix MKT). With the approval of the department chair, students are free to design a certificate program to meet their individual needs in order to enhance professional growth and aid in achieving career expectations. Please note that some courses taken as part of certificate programs will have prerequisites. These prerequisites must be satisfied (through transfer of equivalent coursework or through taking the courses at Golden Gate University) before the certificate courses can be completed.

Graduate Certificate/Credential Proficiencies


Business Proficiency Requirement

Students admitted to this program are required to possess an understanding of U.S. business practices equivalent to BUS 201 Economic and Regulatory Essentials of U.S. Business . This requirement must be completed in your first term, and you must have completed this requirement no later than your first nine units at GGU. A grade of C- or better is required for BUS 201 Economic and Regulatory Essentials of U.S. Business  . However, graduate students must maintain a 3.00 (B) cumulative grade point average to remain in good standing.

Graduate Writing Proficiency Requirement

Students admitted to this graduate certificate program must meet the graduate writing proficiency requirement within the first nine units of the program by successfully passing the Graduate Writing Proficiency Exam or by completing ENGL 201 Graduate Writing  with a grade of B or better. See “Proficiency in Mathematics, English and Computer Skill Required for Certain Master’s Degrees and Certain Graduate Certificates ”.

Required Courses - 18 units


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