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Management Certificate

Florida Southern means business. The climb to the top starts here!

Florida Southern College prepare students to effectively compete in today’s dynamic job market to attain positions of increasing responsibility.


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Monday, June 26, 2023

Students are advised to submit applications as early as possible to assure optimal admission consideration.

Top Reasons to choose Management Certificate at florida southern college

AACSB Accredited

Accreditation by AACSB is the mark of excellence in business education earned by fewer than five percent of business schools worldwide.


You’ll gain exposure to all areas of management, including accounting, marketing, business law, statistics, and economics.

Accelerated Completion

The nine courses required to complete the certificate can be completed in less than a year allowing you to quickly obtain credentials necessary to facilitate upward mobility with your career.

Personalized Advising

You are assigned an academic advisor to assist you with course scheduling to optimize your ability to complete certificate requirements as soon as possible, keeping in mind your obligations outside of schoolwork and creating a custom schedule specific to your needs.

Tiyanna McKie-Williams

Supervisor, Claim Support

As a full-time mother, wife, and supervisor of a Fortune 500 company, I knew I needed an undergraduate program that offered flexibility and convenience. My goal was to advance my career through courses that were offered around my schedule. The hybrid and online classes gave me exactly what I needed to enhance my professional career and excel in my performance.

Sherrie Garel

Graduate Assistant, Master of Accountancy Program
Florida Southern College

My professors have consistently shown that they are committed to my professional goals and facilitated several discussions to demonstrate the realities of accounting and business. School is a serious commitment, just like a first job or any other undertaking requiring focused participation. Florida Southern College has attained its stalwart reputation because it pushes students to achieve their highest potential in an environment that supports those willing to utilize the available resources.

Denise Mosher

Subcontracts Manager
Lockheed Martin

The online learning format and the school's accreditations influenced my decision in choosing FSC. I enjoyed the online classes and being able to interact with my professors and classmates.

Program Details

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Scheduling of classes is flexible with all courses offered fully online.


Courses are offered in a flexible online format.

  • Complete an adult undergraduate non-degree application*
  • Upon admission into the program you must submit the Management Certificate Application and a $25 processing fee

* No more than two courses may be accepted as transient course credit for the certificate.

International Student Requirements

  • Official Translated Transcripts With Course By Course Evaluation**
  • Bank Letter Verifying Funds of Sponsor***
  • Sponsor's Guarantee Form
  • Valid Passport
  • Official TOEFL/IELTS Score****

** SpanTran (discount available), Academic Evaluation Services, Inc., Josef Silny, or World Education Services or another similar approved transcript evaluation agency.

*** A bank letter is a written statement on bank letterhead and signed by a bank official.

**** Must have completed an English language training program or at least one year at an English speaking institution to waive the TOEFL/IELTS testing requirement.

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Course descriptions are available in the academic catalog.

Academic Catalog

The Management Certificate is awarded at the undergraduate level. The certificate requires a completion of nine core business management courses consisting of 36 credit hours of instruction.

Course Number Course Name
ACC 2111 Foundations of Financial Accounting
ACC 2112 Foundations of Managerial Accounting
BUS 2217 Principles of Management
BUS 2220 Business IT Tools
BUS 2705 Business Systems and Processes
BUS 3160 Marketing Principles
BUS 3311 Legal Environment of Business
BUS/ECO 3320 Applied Statistics of Business and Economics
FIN 3453 Managerial Finance
ECO 2010 Essentials of Economics

Florida Southern College reserves the right to revise fee schedules.


Base Required Fees Cost
Tuition Per Credit Hour $330
Technology fee per semester is based on credit hours enrolled $30 to $120


Base Required Fees Cost
Tuition Per Credit Hour $340
Technology fee per semester is based on credit hours enrolled $30 to $120

*Tuition will be billed prior to the beginning of each semester based on credit hours. Tuition must be paid by the first day of class.