Undergraduate Certificate Programs
Undergraduate certificates provide focused study to support a specific career interest and are applicable to at least one undergraduate area of study. Associate and bachelor's degree program plans may include a certificate.
- Certificate in Business and Environmental Sustainability (16 credits)
- Certificate in Manufacturing Management (24 credits)
- Certificate in Healthcare Management (20 credits)
How to Enroll in a Certificate Program
Current Empire State College Students
Certificate requests can be submitted to the registrar's office upon approval by your faculty mentor. Certificate requests are available on the corresponding webpage for each program.
Not currently enrolled?
If you are not currently enrolled, you can still register for a certificate program. Apply online for the certificate program only. Select the certificate option.
Certificate students who are concurrently enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program are eligible to apply for federal financial aid, while those students who enroll only in the certificate program are not.
Completing your Certificate
Once you complete all the requirements of the certificate, your mentor contacts the Certificate Program Coordinator. The Certificate Program Coordinator then does an initial review of the student record and upon finding that the requirements are complete, recommends the student for graduation to the Office of the Registrar.
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