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For Working Professionals

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Weatherhead Certificates for Working Professionals

The challenges and opportunities in the current economy require skilled leaders who can master evolving technologies and management techniques. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts continued, faster-than-average growth for business and financial occupations through 2026. If you’re looking for a more affordable way to gain new skills and still see immediate ROI as a working professional, consider Weatherhead’s Certificate programs.

Now is the time to advance your career and comfortably stand out among your peers when considering new job opportunities with a graduate certificate from Case Western Reserve University’s Weatherhead School of Management – one of the nation's leading research and teaching institutions.

Choose from the following certificate programs:

For-Credit Finance Certificates (stackable to a full Master of Finance degree):

Our certificate programs were designed with working professionals in mind: you can take classes in the evening or late afternoon, online synchronously, or one day at a time allowing you to combine your work and ongoing development with the least interruption to your life.

  • Attend classes with other full-time graduate students and alumni: an opportunity to develop additional contacts within the industry.
  • Learn from the world-class faculty who are engaged in current research, and have hands-on experience in high-technology and in finance
  • No application fee required
  • GRE/GMAT scores are not required for the Certificate programs

Certain prerequisites may apply, including an undergraduate degree and financial accounting online course.

Weatherhead School of Management is offering certificate scholarships this year. Please contact Brock Schroeder at for more details about the Quantitative Finance and Financial Management certificates.

Executive Education Certificates:

These non-credit certificates provide in-depth knowledge in specific functional areas to meet your individual development needs. They enable you to build our competency in specific strategic areas. Many of these certificates can be completed in just four days in a burst of intensive learning. Below is a sample of the certificates offered:

For a complete list of certificates, please visit the Executive Education website or contact Executive Education directly at 216-368-6413 or email