Online Undergraduate Certificate Programs
Online undergraduate certificate programs to excel in your career.
Human Resources Certificate
The leg-up you deserve.
The objective of this certificate is to develop skills that will enable the successful management of human resources in support of organizational effectiveness. The program is designed to provide specialized study of personnel management activities, such as work analysis, staffing, training and development, employee appraisal, compensation enhancement of work environment, and personnel law and labor relations.
Industrial-Organizational Psychology Certificate
Open new doors in your career.
This certificate fosters the development of specialized expertise in the application of psychological concepts to workplace environments. Individuals with knowledge of industrial-organizational psychology apply psychological principles to a variety of work-related areas, including human resources, employee testing and selection, training and development, and policy development in terms of work satisfaction, productivity and health.
Reach new heights.
This certificate helps develop the communication, organizational and decision-making skills essential to becoming an effective and emotionally intelligent manager. Students complete the program ready to take on such roles as human resources manager, marketing manager, financial director and business executive.
Leadership and Supervision Certificate
Improve your effectiveness.
This certificate is designed to improve supervisory and managerial effectiveness. Through selected courses and a case-study orientation, students will learn to apply prominent theories and practices in employee management and development to commonly encountered problems and situations.
Nursing Home Administrator Certificate
Fulfill your passion to help others.
A specialized area of management, nursing home administration incorporates planning, organizing, directing and managing the operations of skilled nursing facilities, as well as implementing policy. Whether you are new to this field of residential care or if you are looking to advance your career, our Nursing Home Administrator Certificate can help you obtain the knowledge, skills and abilities vital to competent practice in the profession.
Nursing home administrators in New York state are required to hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited educational institution that must include, or be supplemented by, 15 credit hours of specific education. The courses within our Nursing Home Administrator Certificate satisfy the credit hour requirement.
To become licensed as a nursing home administrator in New York state, you are required to hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited educational institution that must include or be supplemented by, 15 credit hours of specific education. The courses within the Nursing Home Administrator Certificate satisfy this 15 credit-hour requirement. If you are a student living and/or practicing nursing home administration outside of New York State, St. Joseph's University recommends you investigate the requirements and qualifications for NHA licensure in your respective state of residence and/or practice. You may use the following link: https://www.nabweb.org/state-licensure-requirements.
Religious Studies Certificate
What can you do with a religious studies certificate?
This certificate is intended to provide either matriculated or non-matriculated students with a background of sufficient depth to enable them to have the skills and knowledge necessary to meet leadership needs in church affiliated settings. The program is designed to prepare students for roles of leadership and service in such areas as religious education, youth ministry, social outreach, marriage preparation and family ministry. Eighteen credits are required to complete this certificate.