Overview

Are you an international professional or student who wants to master important business concepts and skills? The Global Business Certificate is a nine-month program taught by distinguished faculty and industry experts, and it’s designed to help you advance your career.

Length

9 months

Schedule

Mon-Fri
18 Hours/Week

English Level

Advanced

F-1 Visa

Eligible

What You'll Do

  • Increase your English business vocabulary as well as your listening, speaking and presentation skills
  • Gain insight into cutting-edge global business practices
  • Earn an internationally recognized professional certificate

Program Features

  • Eligibility to gain real-world work experience in your field of study through Optional Practical Training (OPT)
  • Instructors from the prestigious UW Foster School of Business  
  • Students from all over the world

Who Should Apply

This program is for current business professionals and university students who want to succeed in global business.

You don’t need any previous work experience to apply, but advanced English skills are required. For admissions requirements, see How to Apply.

Schedule

This program meets Monday through Friday, for a total of 18 hours per week.

Costs

Tuition

Tuition$5,420

Other Expenses

Application fee (one-time fee; nonrefundable)$50
Registration fee (nonrefundable)$55
International student health insurance plan$393*
Room and board (estimated)$4,725*
Books and supplies (estimated)$200
Transit pass$150*
Other miscellaneous expenses (estimated)$755
Estimated Total Per Quarter
$11,748

*Rates displayed are based on 2021–22 rates. Rates for 2022–23 will be available in June.