The Enterprise Resource Planning Certificate is composed of six classes (18 credit hours) from within the MBI program. It offers an alternative to students not wishing to complete the entire MBI program. Graduates with the Enterprise Resource Planning Certificate program will be prepared for a wide variety of business-related career paths that use enterprise resource applications. Opportunities would include many positions in business that used or were looking to use Enterprise Applications. The Business Informatics Department is a member of the SAP University Alliance Program. This entails the use of the SAP software system to complement academic curricula in ERPs. SAP America, Inc. is the world leader in enterprise business software systems and established its University Alliance Program specifically to increase the supply of ERP/SAP technically qualified persons in the marketplace.
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Prospective students must hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with an overall minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.5 and at least 3.0 on all graduate work that may apply to the certificate. Students must meet at least one of the following admission criteria:
Meet the requirements for admission to the MBI program;
Be admitted to the MBI program;
Have completed a prior graduate degree;
Have two years’ relevant professional experience following the completion of a bachelor’s degree.
If certificate holders apply to the MBI program, they must meet all MBI admission criteria to be admitted.