The Business Fundamentals Certificate is a 36-unit program offered to students who want a structured overview of management principles. It differs from the General Business Studies Certificate in that it provides a more well-rounded business certificate. Drawing on financial, economic, and organizational disciplines, this program provides students with a strong introduction to the business environment. It also provides business professionals with the opportunity to polish skills. The six core courses and certain elective courses are offered online.

Yvette de la Cruz
(310) 206-1654

Estimated Cost
Application & Candidacy Fee: $200.00*
Estimated Program Tuition: $7,135.00
Estimated Program Textbook/Materials: $1,700.00
Estimated Total Cost: $9,035.00**

*This program is open admission. The Application & Candidacy fee establishes your candidacy in the certificate for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and allows you to access a variety of program benefits.

**Costs are approximate and subject to change without notice. Estimates are based on candidacy fee, course fees, and estimated textbook fees, but do not include online classes, the internship, or additional expenses such as parking.

Internship Available: No

Additional Details

Valid quarter starts for full-time study:
Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter
Estimated Duration (Full-Time Pace):
Meets I-20/F1 Visa Requirements:
VA Approved?:

User Defined Field 1


User Defined Field 2


User Defined Field 3


User Defined Field 4