The W. A. Franke College of Business2017-2018

Information Systems

Enterprise Systems, Undergraduate Certificate

Exploring the power of enterprise systems can prepare students for advancement in these cross-functional umbrella systems that drive modern companies and institutions. Exposure to the underlying structure of core business processes (such as sales, accounting, finance, human resources, inventory and manufacturing), broaden possibilities for achievement in many sectors.

Careers

What Can I Do with a Certificate in Enterprise Systems?

Most organizations depend on enterprise systems to integrate and manage their internal and external business processes. These cross-functional enterprise systems are crucial to organizational success. You will understand and learn the critical role that business processes play in their usage as well as appreciate the implementation issues involved and the impact of a corporate-wide ERP software product. You will acquire knowledge and skills in using the developers' toolkit of leading Enterprise Systems software systems and learn how to customize these systems.


University Requirements

  • To receive an undergraduate certificate (at least 15 units) at Northern Arizona University, you must complete a planned group of courses from one or more subject matter areas with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0.

    Please be aware that federal financial aid is not available for some certificates, if the certificate is pursued and completed as a stand-alone certificate (i.e., not completed concurrently with a degree program). See the "Details" tab for additional information.

Overview

In addition to University Requirements:

  • Complete individual plan requirements.

Please note that you may be able to use some courses to meet more than one requirement. Contact your advisor for details.

Minimum Units for Completion 15
Major GPA 2.0
Mathematics Required MAT 119
Additional Admission Requirements Required

Details

Additional Admission Requirements
  • Admission requirements over and above admission to NAU are required.
  • The W.A. Franke College of Business (FCB) offers more than a dozen undergraduate certificates, some of which are open to all Northern Arizona University students.

    For a list of certificates open to non-business majors, contact the Office of Academic Services in the FCB. 

    The FCB does not accept upper-division transfer credits from programs not accredited by the AACSB (such as the University of Phoenix or the Bachelor of Business Administration program at NAU).

    You must complete 6 units of certificate coursework that are not used in your major, minor, or other certificates, and you must complete at least 60% of certificate coursework at Northern Arizona University.

Certificate Requirements
  • Take the following 15 units with a minimum GPA of 2.0:

    If you are a CIS major:
    • You may need to take an additional upper-division CIS course to complete the 6 units in the certificate that are not used in your major or any other academic plan.
    • It is highly recommended that you take this certificate to enhance your knowledge of Enterprise Systems. See your advisor for more information.
    Please note that this certificate is available only for those students with the Business Professional Program milestone.

  • You must have completed all of the coursework used to fulfill these requirements within the last 10 years.
  • This certificate may be pursued and completed concurrently with a degree program or as a stand-alone certificate.  Federal financial aid cannot be used if the certificate is completed as a stand-alone certificate.

  • Be aware that some courses may have prerequisites that you must also take. For prerequisite information click on the course or see your advisor.

Campus Availability



Go to mobile site